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Cycladic Diving

Cycladic Diving

Enjoy the underwater world in a relaxing way! Guided dives and snorkelling in small groups with high professional standards and respect to the environment. Introductory experiences and all PADI courses in many languages. Well-trained center for the special PADI diving courses for children (8-15 years old).

+30 22840 91008 | +30 6975 923156 | Aliki, Seafront street

Living in the Garden

Living in the Garden

Handbuilt Hotel and Gardens. The unique personality of an ecologically run rural estate. Three houses of 65sq metres each, fully equipped set in two acres of ornamental gardens. Each house stands in its own part of the garden and has a choice of peaceful shaded sitting areas. "Living in the Garden" is a member of the Mediterranean Garden Society and practices organic "waterwise" techniques of gardening.

+30 22840 91524 | +30 6937 300243 | Aliki & Ageria, Kavaleto

One-day sailing trips

One-day sailing trips

Daily trips to southern Naxos & Koufonisia Islands or Delos, on a traditional wooden boat or sailing boat for adults & kids. Spend a whole day in the sea with frequent stops for swimming & snorkeling in places only reached by boat - lunch on board, wine & fruit. The 2 boats are available for private trips with custom-made routes.

+30 6972 714951 | Pisso Livadi, Marina

Thanassis Farm

Thanassis Farm

Horse riding activities for children and adults- lessons and trail rides. Also offers horse training, sales and trade and boarding facilities. Families are welcome to visit Thanassis' place, get close to the animals (cows, sheep etc.) and experience farm life in a small village by the sea.

+30 22840 53403 | +30 6998 413813 | Ambelas

Parosweb OE

Parosweb OE is a local company which has incepted the first web-directory of Paros Island in 1997 at the URL www.parosweb.com. Parosweb also specializes in advanced web-development solutions and in graphic design.

+30 22840 24571 | +30 6932 301696 | Parikia, Old Town, Marinopoulos street

Flora & Agelos

Seaside, local family rental of 5 studios & 1 small apartment, all with kitchenette, TV, air-condition, large balcony (garden or sea view). Set in a peaceful, semi-rural location, 80m. to Boudari Beach, 500m. to Drios Village & windsurfing Golden beach (accessed via a footpath). Well-tended gardens with flowers, vegetables & fruit trees. Clean accommodation & open-hearted hospitality.

+30 22840 42334 | Drios, Boudari

Anezina Village

Spacious apartments with traditional decoration and hotel rooms in a small bioclimatic complex. Both are built in a big garden with swimming pool and offer full hotel services. The apartments are built with eco-friendly building material.

+30 22840 28010 | +30 6986 061726 | Drios

To The Garden

To the Garden is an ecological project designed and built upon applied principles of Permaculture and Sustainability. It offers a series of internships and workshops in a number of arts, crafts and practical skills and also provides idyllic retreat facilities for the Creative Artist, Writer or Scholar.

+30 22840 91524 | +30 6937 300243 | Aliki & Ageria, Kavaleto

Archipel Club

Sailing cruises in the Greek Islands onboard self-owned Pahi 53' catamarans. Archipel Club, established in 1962, is based on Paros and offers 2 formulas: cabin charter, for couples or singles, and Catamaran Charters with or without skipper, for groups of up to 8 persons with custom-made cruises. Departures from Paros, Athens or other ports on request.

+30 22840 22874 | +30 6932 632721 | N/A

Paros Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)

Paros Animal Welfare Society has been active on Paros Island since 1995 and became an official body in 1999. It remains the only organization involved with the welfare of animals under human care. PAWS aims to rehome unwanted dogs and help neighborhoods manage their stray cat communities. It also monitors and reports any animal abuse and recommends good practices.

+30 6975 060927 | Tripiti

Perantinos Travel

One of the first travel agencies on the island, operating for more than 25 years, passed from father to daughter - Athena, who has deep knowledge of the island and can offer expert advice and high-quality services on any travel-related activity. Various packages available. Specialized on eco-friendly tours.

+30 22840 41736 | +30 6934 338578 | Pisso Livadi, Fishing port

Alkyoni - Aegean Wildlife Hospital

A non-profit organization which treats and rehabilitates wild birds and mammals. Also active in protecting natural wildlife habitats and in encouraging the protection of the fauna. Member of the European Wildlife Rehabilitation Association. The centre is in need of volunteers all year round and offers accommodation.

+30 22840 22931 | +30 6944 741616 | Kamares

Paros Hikes

Paros Hikes offers guided walking and hiking tours on a weekly basis, aiming to offer a genuine experience of Paros & Antiparos’ unspoiled nature. It operates in small groups, emphasizing attention to detail and safety. Tailor-made walks available too.

+30 6972 288821 | N/A

Maria's Village

Five houses for 2 to 6 guests with bedroom, living-room, kitchen areas, TV, air-condition, telephone, shaded verandas with sea view. Surrounded by a blooming garden, a few meters away from the sea.

+30 22840 91558 | +30 6974 341807, 6977 016051 | Pisso Aliki

Paros Herbs & Nature Products

Fresh, hand-picked and brought to your door: herbs, wild weeds, wild fruits, capers, pickled vegetables, edible bulbs and anything else offered at the nature of Paros. Mr. Christos walks the mountains and the plains of island, picks its edible gifts, washes them and delivers or sends them to you - ready to eat!

+30 22840 23026 | N/A

Kokou Horse Riding Center

Operating since 1990, Kokou offers horse riding for children & adults and organized horseback tours in the countryside for experts & beginners. Recommended by major travel guides. Transport available from Naoussa.

+30 22840 51818 | +30 6944 174998 | Ambelas

Dolphins Natural Clothes & Shoes

A fresh & colourful shop with clothes for men & women in classic designs and a large collection of Crocs shoes for all ages. Also offer environmentally-friendly clothing from The Earth Collection, as well as accessories, swim suits and more. • Open all year.

+30 22840 24233 | Parikia, Old Town, Market Street

Environmental & Cultural Park of Paros Ai Yiannis Detis

Paros Park is a 800.000m² (200 acres) protected seaside area, with a big historical importance, offering various environmental & cultural activities, like: a long network walking trails, an open-air theatre and cinema, various beaches, historical sites (a 100-year old lighthouse, a medieval monastery), a beach bar/restaurant and a water ski school. Every summer, it runs an Arts Festival with various concerts and shows. The restaurant area is also available for social events hosting.

+30 22840 53573 | Naoussa,Ai Yiannis Detis (Monastiri)

Walking Plus...

Self-guided and guided walking adventures into the heart of Greek landscape and history. Walking Plus is a locally based walking tour operator on the Cyclades and the only operator offering self-guided walking holidays. Now also on Paros.

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Paros Organic Produce

Dimitris, Maria and the rest of the family grow their own fruit and vegetables. They also produce wine and olive oil. The wine is made from carefully selected grapes of different varieties.

+30 22840 22627 | +30 6944 107132 | Parikia, Kakapetra

Tao's Center

A Retreat and Meditation Center dedicated to the practice of awareness, self-development and well being: daily activities (yoga, meditation, tai-chi etc), massages, workshops and a long-stay program. The Center also runs an original Bar-Restaurant, with the very best of Asian Cuisine, and a lounge Café, with free internet access, live music events and an outstanding view.

+30 22840 28882 | Near Naoussa, in the countryside of Ambelas

AWAKE Mountain Bikes, Rentals & Tours

Guided Mountain Bike Tours for nature lovers, families & experienced Mountain Bikers and Mountain Bike Rentals: hardtail quality mountain bikes & Trekking Bicycles. Free bike delivery at your hotel!

+30 6936 529302 & +30 6932 171718 | based on New Golden Beach with delivery all around Paros

Birbili Maria - Environmentalist

Maria Biribili M.Sc. is a geologist - environmentalist, graduate from the University of Thessaloniki. She offers study of, planning & advice on water boreholes, geothermal applications as well as various geological, geotechnical and environmental projects.

+30 22840 24881 | +30 6972 449685 | Parikia, Old Town

Cycle Store

Bicycle parts, accessories, repairs, sales and rentals. The only bicycle store in Paros, run by devoted bikers who may also give you information on bike & mountain bike routes for Paros & Antiparos. Co-organizers of various local cycling races.

+30 22840 51026 | Naoussa, Crossroad above Piperi

Technofos

Solar modules and renewable energy systems.

+30 22840 42195 | Marpissa

Villa Alterlife

A large independent house set in its own grounds, which can host 2 families of up to 6 persons. It consists in 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 2 living areas. The property offers swimming-pool, basketball and football facilities, outdoor living spaces and a vineyard.

+30 6938 972657 / 6977 275888 | Prodromos

Caretta Healthy Restaurant & Cafe

An original restaurant/cafe shaped as a Caretta turtle, set at an inspiring spot of Filizi beach, at the southern end of Santa Maria beach. Try its rich, healthy breakfast & healthy snacks incl. vegetarian/vegan options, mostly cooked with their own bio-vegetables. Home-produced wine, smoothies w/ super foods, teas with home-grown herbs and more. Set in the premises of a Seaside Retreat Center with outdoor yoga lessons! • Open June-Sept., 9am-11pm.

+30 22840 53249 | Santa Maria, Filizi Beach

Kalligrammon Houses

Kalligrammon Designs is a full service atelier providing design, construction and restoration of homes, businesses interiors and furniture.

+30 22843 04690 | +30 6987 220144 | Kostos

Okreblue Apartments

Experience total relaxation of mind & body on the beach of Filizi, next to Santa Maria. Set among sand dunes & cedar trees, Okreblue is an original accommodation unit with 15 Rooms & Studios for 2-4 (garden or sea view.) Okreblue has 2 spacious & shaded open-air yoga halls with daily yoga lessons (yoga instructor on-site), international workshops & a Healthy-Meal Restaurant.

+30 22840 53249 | +30 6981 014300 & +30 6937 008677 | Santa Maria, Filizi Beach

Eco Paros - Recycling Services

Paros-based company, offering: large bin rentals (from 2m³ to 10m³) for construction waste (rubble), organic (wood-branches) and bulky (metal - plastic). Chipper machines rentals for wood and general garden left-overs and JCB mini digger-shipper rentals. Eco Paros also runs cooking oil recycling, mainly for restaurants and other professionals.

+30 22840 25090 | +30 6932 460190, 6981 029948 | N/A

AWAKE Watersports & Mountain Bike

AWAKE is a team of young & enthusiastic professionals, offering a wide range of water-sports, mountain bike rentals and tours. Awake Watersports centers Punda Beach & Farangas Beach: water-skiing, wakeboarding, snorkelling, canoeing etc. with rentals & lessons. Awake Mountain Bike is based at New Golden Beach (Tserdakia) and offers MTB rentals, guided & self-guided tours. Activities packages available. Special lessons for children.

+30 6936 529302 | Pοunda Beach / Farangas Beach / New Golden Beach

Marili Studios & Apartments

In a welcoming garden, a small accommodation unit with a smiling landlady offering studios & apartments for 1-5 guests: kitchen, A/C, TV, fridge, balcony (sea or countryside view). Quiet area, BBQ, playground, WiFi, parking, laundry, home-grown products, pets allowed. Agritouristic Holidays with wine making on site! Parasporos beach (400m. away) is easily accessed via a footpath. Kite surfing centers at 5km.

+30 22840 24967 | Parikia, Parasporos

Okreblue Yoga Retreat Center

A unique space on Paros offering Yoga Retreats with accommodation or you can just drop in and join the "daily yoga classes. At Okreblue your practice is surrounded by nature in spacious outdoor/indoor yoga shalas and with a professional and mindful approach. Classes available for all levels of practitioners. Personal yoga sessions or wellness coaching sessions based on Yoga and Ayurveda are available throughout the year

+30 6981 014300 | Santa Maria, Filizi Beach



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