By Plane and Boat:
Travelers can reach Mykonos directly from major European cities and then take a 40-minute ferry to Paros. From Paros, a regional boat will take you to Antiparos in 10 minutes.
Travel from Athens to Paros can be done either by a 30-minute domestic flight or a 2-hour and 45-minute ferry ride. From Paros, a regional boat will take you to Antiparos in 10 minutes.
From Athens (40 minutes)
From Mykonos (20 minutes)
Antiparos, in the past, served as a haven for numerous unconventional artists, journalists, and eccentric personalities from Athens and beyond in the 1980s. As time passed, it evolved into an interesting and laid-back place.
Delight in the sandy beaches, warm-hearted locals, and delectable seafood in this picturesque destination.
With nearby Paros offering transportation and additional activities, you can enjoy the best of both worlds.
Welcome to the enchanting island of Antiparos, a hidden gem in the Cyclades that exudes charm and tranquility.
With its charming port, white-washed houses, and picturesque pedestrian streets, Antiparos is a dream come true for those seeking the quintessential Greek island experience. This idyllic destination is renowned for its laid-back sunshine, gorgeous beaches, and relaxing vibes. While located less than one nautical mile away from famous Paros, Antiparos has its own distinct flavor and allure.
As a small island in the Cyclades archipelago, Antiparos may be petite in size, but it offers nearly 60km of coastline, which means there are plenty of beaches to be discovered. In recent years, the island has become a beloved destination among discerning travelers seeking unspoiled and beautiful holiday spots. Formerly known as Oliaros in ancient times, Antiparos showcases the typical Cycladic landscape, adorned with whitewashed churches, traditional cottages, secluded bays with emerald waters, and sandy beaches. The main village and port, also named Antiparos, epitomize traditional Greek island charm, with its narrow alleyways, charming squares, and picturesque white houses adorned with blooming courtyards. At the heart of the village stands Kastro, the remains of a Venetian castle dating back to 1440, built to protect the island's inhabitants from pirate raids.
Antiparos town offers an array of traditional Greek tavernas and cafes along the seafront, providing the perfect setting to savor delicious local cuisine while enjoying the mesmerizing coastal views. The town itself is predominantly pedestrianized, with its cobbled streets inviting you to leisurely explore the small shops and boutiques that line the charming alleyways. In the main square of the village, a vibrant nightlife hub has emerged, surrounded by sophisticated bars and traditional coffee shops, where you can revel in the island's vibrant social scene.
The island of Antiparos boasts an array of stunning beaches that beckon you to unwind and soak up the sun. On the east side of the island, the famous Soros beach awaits with its wide stretch of sand and seductive allure. Explore the underwater world with fascinating snorkeling sights, or venture to the less crowded Small Soros beach nearby. On the southern side, the bay of Agios Georgios boasts turquoise waters, providing the perfect base for a kayak trip to the sea caves and the enchanting islet of Despotiko. Lastly, don't miss the mesmerizing beauty of Agios Sostis and Faneromeni, two beaches that captivate with their natural splendor.
While the island of Antiparos itself does not offer water sports activities, the nearby island of Paros is a paradise for enthusiasts. Paros offers a wide range of water sports activities, including water skiing, snorkeling, kayaking, sailing, and windsurfing. Immerse yourself in thrilling aquatic adventures just a short distance away from Antiparos, and return to the tranquility of the island to unwind and bask in its serene ambiance.
Antiparos also offers cultural treasures for those seeking a break from the beach. Explore the island's renowned stalactite cave, a natural wonder that showcases the geological marvels of the region. Delve into the island's history and immerse yourself in its rich cultural heritage.
In Antiparos, luxury and relaxation go hand in hand. Discover exquisite villa rentals that epitomize elegance and comfort, providing a haven of tranquility amidst the island's enchanting landscapes. Allow us to curate bespoke experiences tailored to your desires, whether it's arranging private excursions to nearby attractions, organizing exclusive yacht trips to explore the surrounding islands or creating tailored itineraries that highlight the best of Antiparos. Our dedicated staff will ensure that your stay is nothing short of extraordinary, with impeccable service and attention to detail.
Whether you seek relaxation on pristine beaches, exploration of the island's cultural treasures, or the vibrant energy of the town's social scene, Antiparos promises an unforgettable experience.
Indulge in the luxurious ambiance of Antiparos, where simplicity meets sophistication and natural beauty abounds.