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A nice stroll in the labyrinth

Parikia was built like a fortress, intertwined by a maze of streets to keep offshore pirates at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Montreal, Canada
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Lovely and lively port arrival and main town on Paros. Dreadful traffic in the summer mornings

Walking around parikia is simply lovely and a pleasant experience even in summer as the breeze is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Catherine V
London, United Kingdom
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“small shops” (14 reviews)
Parikia, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Parikia was built like a fortress, intertwined by a maze of streets to keep offshore pirates at bay, it became a delight for tourists of the 21st century. Start along the boardwalk and away from the port you came in, head to the small park...More

Thank Lintrinseque
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking around parikia is simply lovely and a pleasant experience even in summer as the breeze is constant. The market days are jam packed but all in all the waterfront and the cafés are brilliant for lazy let's go to town days. If you've hired...More

Thank Catherine V
Reviewed 4 November 2017

My family and I spent a week in Parikia - the old town just off the harbour is well worth a visit . There are quaint winding streets filled with shops catering to every taste . There are also several good restaurants to be found...More

Thank agr37243
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here and that's about all you really need to explore the lovely little streets and shops. A laid-back town where everyone you meet is pleasant. I'd avoid the place in peak season though as it'd be positively chaotic. Quaint side streets with...More

Thank TLRCanberra
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Stayed in Parikia for a week in September and loved it. The town is very picturesque with lots of photo opportunities. There are lovely shops and restaurants in the little pedestrian streets of the old town. The weather was perfect and we also went to...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

plenty of photo opportunities as you wander through the back streets of this cute little town. Lots of charm.

Thank yeemai
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Very nice place to walk around. The whole town is in national Greek island street style.Also, many small shops with traditional Greek foods and other items. Beginning of June wasn't that crowded. So could take alot of nice photographs without having people in my way....More

Thank IraLemets
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful town - friendly, so many great places to eat & the shopping is amazing. We have 47 friends with us & most of them have never been to Paros but I think they will return.

Thank Mareedawn
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

In Parikia I was amazed by the creativity of many Greek: juwelry, clothes, food .. to a tattooshop. No big common touristshops but more unique things. Hungry? No worries! Many many nice restaurants will challenge you to taste their dishes. Actually I have had a...More

Thank Freya M
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I love all the restaurants in Parikia and the town. People are very friendly and I recommend eating at Mira!

Thank Julie D
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Mimmie H
18 July 2016|
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Response from PerthJulie | Reviewed this property |
From your choices I would stay in Parikia. There is much more going on and you can easily catch busses to the other towns. The island has a ring road that is 55kms long and most places are easy to reach. We saw lots of... More