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Naxos Town: Greek Mythology Guided Sunset Tour

1. Naxos Town: Greek Mythology Guided Sunset Tour

Walk through the quaint alleys of Naxos as they're bathed in the light of the setting sun on this walking tour. Stop at some viewpoints along the way to take in the scenery and snap some pictures. Let a local lead the way through the winding streets of the Old Town. Learn about the history and mythology of the island, from ancient gods and heroes to tales of medieval dukes. Learn about some of Greece's most famous myths and find out which ones are connected to Naxos. Hear about the marriage of Ariadne and the god Dionysus. Finish your tour with a stop at the famous Temple of Apollo. Admire sweeping views over the Aegean and enjoy the last rays of the sun as it sets over the sea.

Naxos: Private Sunset Boat Tour with Fruit and Champagne

2. Naxos: Private Sunset Boat Tour with Fruit and Champagne

Embark on a romantic adventure around the picturesque Greek island of Naxos. Bring your significant other with you aboard a luxurious boat and set sail into the ocean as you watch the sunset. Allow your captain to pamper you with a selection of fruit and a bottle of champagne or wine. Navigate into the vast blue sea for a relaxing and intimate experience in one of the most coveted holiday destinations in the world. Become surrounded by peace and quiet as you leave the city crowds behind or play your favorite music on the boat's speakers. Choose between a bottle of Moet champagne or Santorinian white wine and snack on some fresh fruit. Enjoy complete privacy as you watch the sun setting behind the imposing Portara. Admire the incredible colors in the sky on your way back to the port.

Naxos: Portara and Venetian Castle Historic Walking Tour

3. Naxos: Portara and Venetian Castle Historic Walking Tour

See the Temple of Apollo and the Venetian castle with a guide on this walking tour of Naxos. Discover the fascinating mythology of the island as you delve into its past. Meet your guide at the port and start your historical sightseeing tour. Visit the ancient Temple of Apollo for stunning views over the Aegean before exploring the archaeological site. Next, move on to the Venetian Castle district and meander through its quaint alleyways. Discover the cathedral when you reach the top and see its historic coat of arms, as well as a Byzantine icon from the 11th century. Listen to stories about the ancient history of Naxos. Come face-to-face with the past at the Ursuline School's temporary archaeological exhibition. Head back down the hill at the end of your tour. Get some food tips from your guide as you pass by the bustling marketplace.

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