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Lessons & Workshops
 
 
 
The Aegean Center for the Fine Arts

The Aegean Center for the Fine Arts

The Aegean Center for the Fine Arts founded and established in Paros over 40 years ago continues its tradition in offering small-group intensive study in the fine arts. Study abroad programs for university students fall & spring. The center is housed in a restored Neoclassical building in the heart of the Old Town of Parikia, which also operates as an art gallery in the summer.

+30 22840 23287 | Parikia, Old Town, Market Street

Tao's Center

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

Conservatory Mythodia

Conservatory Mythodia

Music Conservatory including classes of classical music, modern music, traditional popular music, pre-school musical education, general musical education and more. Check the website for upcoming workshops, seminars and other activities. *Special summer classes*

+30 22840 23202 | Parikia, Kakapetra

Hellenic International Studies in the Arts

Hellenic International Studies in the Arts

HISA is an accredited study abroad program that offers full semester and year courses in the arts and humanities at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Check out their website for the programs currently offered.

+30 6948 516797 | Parikia, Old Town, Market Street

Okreblue Seaside Retreat Center

Okreblue Seaside Retreat Center

Yoga classes with Sasy and summer retreats at Okreblue: a unique space on Paros set in a natural area by the beach with 2 outdoor yoga halls, a Healthy Meal restaurant and eco-friendly apartments. All-inclusive Yoga Holiday Packages offered. Yoga classes are offered March through November.

+30 22840 53249 | +30 6981 014300 (Sasy) & 6937 008677 (Angelos) | Santa Maria, Filizi Beach

Stretch Pilates

Stretch Pilates

Stretch Pilates studio offers Pilates classes either on the mat or the classic Pilates apparatus. It is the only fully equipped Pilates studio on the island and it follows the classical Pilates system. Furthermore you can experience beauty therapies like aromatherapy, treat yourself to a massage such as deep tissue massage or hot stones massage and finally you can do some waxing under the hands of our professional therapists.

+30 22840 55189 | Naoussa, Peripheral Road

Kokou Horse Riding Center

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

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

Krav Maga IKM Paros

Krav Maga IKM Paros

Krav Maga IKM is a self-defence and combat system in use in the Israeli army and police. Mario Chillemi is an official instructor of Word Krav Maga Association and offers on Paros classes for adults and children, or private training, at "The Gym" in Parikia.

+30 6907 345432 | Parikia, Potami (river bed)

Greek Language Lessons

Greek Language Lessons

Greek language Courses, private or group lessons, on-line courses and summer language groups on Paros, all year round.

+30 22840 41088 | +30 6974 365805 Skype:mona.spachi | Lefkes, Village

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

Naoussa Sailing Team

Naoussa Sailing Team

Run by Naoussa Sailing Team, well-known for its award-winning athletes, the school offers private and group lessons for kids and adults in Optimists, Laser, Toper Omega and Skiff boats (29er & 49er). Custom-made courses available.

+30 6974 717978 | Naoussa, Kolimbithres

Iyengar Yoga Paros

Susanna is a Swedish Yoga teacher trained in the Iyengar method of “meditation in action”. Practicing precision in Asana (Yoga postures), will refine the physical body, affecting the organic body, and purify the mind and consciousness. Susanna will conduct both open classes and intensive courses.

Aliki & Ageria, Pisso Alyki

Artists on the Move

Painting, drawing and printmaking classes in week-long programs, designed to study practical elements of painting & drawing such as color theory and composition while helping students to develop a personal approach and expression.

+30 22840 25331 | Parikia, Old Town

Paros Tennis Association

Tennis courses for children & adults, by the enthusiastic Paros Tennis Association. Professional training for beginners & more accomplished athletes. Also organizes open tennis championships throughout the year.

+30 22840 24280 | Parikia, Agia Irini

The Dance Group of Naoussa

The Folk Dance Group of Naoussa aims to preserve and transmit the local musical tradition. Offers year-long and short-term Greek dancing lessons for children and adults of all nationalities.

+30 22840 52971 | Naoussa

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

Music, dance and theatre group "Naoussa Paros"

Presenting more than a hundred and fifty dancers in nine groups, it offers a broad range of lessons mainly on folk Greek dance for all ages and throughout the year, in various villages. Also runs a theatre group and a music & movement group. Special group courses also on request.

+30 22840 52284 | Naoussa, Periferic, opposite Naoussa highschool

Paros Tennis & Sports Club

The club has 6 newly constructed synthetic surfaced tennis courts, changing rooms with showers, lockers, mini tennis shop & café – bar. Book a court online. Tennis coaches are available also for both adults & children.

+30 22840 24280 | Parikia, Agia Irini

Imparo

The 1st cultural – educational non profit organization for the promotion of the Italian language and Culture on Paros. Seminars, courses in the Italian and Greek language as a second language, translation services, organizing and participating in conferences, presentations, cultural and educational projects and events such as film festivals, theatre plays, concerts, art exhibitions, meetings with Italian authors, Italian wine and food testing, lessons of Italian cuisine, workshops are some of the activities-goals of Imparo.

+30 6974 365805 | N/A

Olympus Gym

Body building, fitness and classes in aerobic & step, Pilates, yoga, kick-boxing, dance and more, on a monthly or per lesson basis. Open throughout the day, all year round.

+30 22840 22233 | Parikia, Livadia

Drion Wim

Wim Drion is a Dutch painter and former professor of art at the Willem de Kooning Academy of Fine Arts in Rotterdam. He lives on Paros from April to November and organizes drawing and painting workshops.

+31 20 6200164 | +30 6939 667664 | Parikia, Old Town, Kastro

Aliki Yoga School

Oona Giesen offers 1 week intensive courses/yoga holidays during summer. Also regular winter yoga classes. Small groups of max. 10 persons, so everybody can be corrected. All levels, also beginners. Contact for schedule. Oona has 25 years of teaching experience. Associated member of the Society of Yoga Teachers the Netherlands, member of the European Yoga Federation and the International Yoga Federation. • The studio is available for rent to other yoga teachers for own workshops.

+30 6979 351951 | Piso Aliki

Polina's Studio

Hand-made artistic items for your home, hand-made signs and restoration of old signs, furniture painting & restoration, wall paintings, designs handmade menus. Polina's Studio is also a gift shop and offers arts & crafts classes for children & adults.

+30 22840 42939 | +30 6955 509597 | Naoussa, Potami

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

Hip Hop Lessons

Year-round Hip-Hop classes for kids and adults by Lisa.

(Parikia) +30 22840 22233, (Naoussa) +30 22840 53520 | +30 6942 458477 | Parikia, Livadia (Olympus Gym) / Naoussa, Potami (Central School of Ballet)

SunWind

Windsurfing center with offering rentals, board storage & lessons for all ages and levels. Also available: sea kayaks, water skiing, tubes, kitesurfing lessons.

+30 22840 42900 | +30 6932 737376 | Golden Beach

Paros Yoga Shala Retreats & Workshops

Paros Yoga Shala & Irana Ji An Yoga practice an experiential approach to yoga as conscious evolution. Offers a wide range of yoga classes,teachers and workshops. A space for practice-to share, learn and teach.The hall is available to rent for related workshops and seminars.

+30 6937 375694 | Naoussa, Peripheral Road

Let's Cook Greek

Enjoy cooking Greek dishes with Mama Margarita, at Margarita Studios in Ambelas village, located very close to the sea. Package includes 2 nights' accommodation, breakfast, dinner and lessons. Available in June, July & September.

+30 22840 52362, 52365, 24472 | Ambelas

Paros Surf Club

Windsurfing station with quality boards and sails for rent, lessons (from the youngest to the oldest, from beginner to advance).

+30 22840 41778 | New Golden Beach (Tserdakia)

Inner Space Yoga & Scuba Retreat

Inner Space Yoga & Scuba Retreat offers an exclusive venue for those seeking reinvigoration and relaxation. Combined with the therapeutic power of the Greek sun, and a chance to regenerate in a welcoming private setting.

+30 6937 488721 | Aliki & Ageria, Ageria

Massage & Healing - Spiritual Guidance

Barbara provides massage care and energetic harmonization. Her main skills are massage with oils, Energy Treatment, silent or guided meditation (breathing & voice) and personal and spiritual development courses. Barbara speaks Greek, French & English. Available at her place or your home.

+30 6976 576393 | N/A

Paros Kite Center

Full kiteboard and windsurf services: rentals, lessons, repairs, storage. • Κite & windsurf shop with equipment, wetsuits etc. • Also runs a funky beach bar with drinks, juices, large selection of beer and light meals to enjoy watching the athletes performing right in front.

+30 6977 003855 | Parikia, Pounda

Paros Dance Academy Livadia

Summer & Winter dance floor space next to Livadia beach. Bettina, international competition dancer, offers Latin & Salsa lessons ; Also daily Pilates & Zumba. Available for children & adults of all levels.

+30 6979 353401 | Parikia, Livadia

Dance School & Summer Daycare Efi Loudarou

Ballet classes - beginner to pre-professional with Royal Academy of Dance system. Also modern dance & fitness classes for kids & adults. The dance hall is available for rent to dance groups & teachers for seminars. • The school runs a special Summer Fun Daycare programme for kids 3-10 years old, with educational & fun activities in Greek! Daycare is offered for 1 day up to 6 six weeks.

+30 22840 22816 (weekdays, 17:00-21:00) | Parikia, Sinikismos

Dinghy Sailing School by Paros Nautical Club

Sailing courses and individual lessons for optimist, laser and omega, all year round. The sailing lessons are for kids and adults and all levels of experience. Have fun during your holidays and learn to sail. Located at the beach of Livadia in Parikia, in the premises of the Paros Nautical Club, home of many renown athletes.

+30 22840 21800 | Parikia, Livadia Beach

Karate & Kobudo School

Karate & Kobudo courses for all ages.

+30 22840 24950 | Parikia

Cook Eat Greek

Greek Cooking School offering classes for the culinary tourist couple, family and children who wants to learn about the Greek tastes and have fun while doing it. Classes are 2-3 hours in length, with the first half dedicated to cooking and the second half enjoying the food prepared family-style.

30 6970 469221 | N/A

Music School

The Municipal Music School offering lessons on various musical instruments, music theory, choir, Orff system for pre-school kids. Classes for all ages.

+30 22840 22038 | Parikia, Agia Anna



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