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What to do in Naxos with Kids – Planning a family vacation in Naxos
If you're planning to spend a few days on Naxos during your next vacation, we've got some great suggestions on things to do with the family. From a private island sightseeing tour, to fun cooking classes, we're sure you're going to love your vacation in Naxos!
Naxos is a wonderful island to visit when on vacation in Greece. Whether visiting as a day trip from Mykonos, or for a week of fun in the sun, there’s plenty for all the family to see and do. Here’s our suggestions of just some of the things to do in Naxos with kids.
What to do in Naxos with Kids
If your idea of the perfect vacation is to simply spend time on the beaches and enjoy that lovely Greek sun, you’ve got a lot of choice in front of you. Agia Anna, Plaka, and Mikri Vigla beaches are all great suggestions, with dozens more waiting for you to discover them. Some have sheltered calm bays, and others are more exposed to the wind, making them ideal for water sports such as kite surfing and wind surfing. Hire a car for a day or two, and you can visit beaches few other tourists are willing to make the effort to reach. Going to the beach is sure to be one of the favourite things you will do on Naxos with the kids!
Sightseeing Tours on Naxos
Whilst it might be tempting to spend as much time on the beach as you can, there is a lot more to see in Naxos! One of the best ways to visit the highlights of the island is during our private family sightseeing tour. Not only do you have the company of an expert local guide to drive and show you around the island, but you can also tailor make the itinerary on the day. This means, that if you have specific interests such as wanting to visit a farm, traditional village, or a place you’ve heard about through a friend, you can simply add it into your day’s Naxos sightseeing itinerary. This private tour is a nice choice for people visiting the island for only a day or two, as it enables you to cover a lot of ground with an expert local on hand to provide insightful commentary and guidance. Find out more here about our Naxos family sightseeing tour.
Family Food Tasting Tour
Who wouldn’t want to combine all the best aspects of a walking tour in Naxos town with food tasting?! During this walking tour, you will be taken through the streets of Naxos town, sampling locally made cheeses and other produce along the way. There will even be the chance to taste a traditional lamb or fish dish depending on the season. Why will the kids love this food tour in Naxos? Tell them you will all be visiting a candy specialist who will show you all how candy is made!Check availability
Family Cooking Class
Break up your vacation a little with a family cooking class. This type of activity make a nice change from a constant dose of beaches and ancient sites, and is a fun way to meet some locals and discover more about Greek food. We offer family cooking classes in Naxos in several different villages on the island. Create your own pie in a traditional bakery and bake it in a wood fired oven, or discover the secrets of local dishes known only to the Yia-Yias (Grandmas) of the island. Contact the Kids Love Greece Team for more details,
Family Vacations in Naxos
If you would like to add Naxos into your Greek vacation itinerary, Kids Love Greece are here to help. We specialize in providing families with unique and fun experiences throughout Greece, whether through single tours or by organizing an entire vacation package. You’ll see a ‘chat with us’ button on the screen. If you’re curious to find out more, send us a message and we’ll get back to you.