Activities on Naxos Island

Naxos is the perfect place for action. It is surfers’ paradise, ideal for adventure, for getting close to nature or just relax.


Naxos is full of dozens of dirt roads and trades and small, asphalted roads that offer unique routes for cycling enthuasiasts. The coastal area on the southwestern coast stretching from Agia Anna to Kastraki is an excellent choice. The more adventurous cyclist can try the route from Sagri to the bay of Agiassos. The mountainous part of Naxos offers beautiful routes forthose who wish to test their cycling abilities.

Diving in Agios Prokopios

Make it real, in the crystal clear waters of Agios Prokopios! Grab the opportunity to become a scuba diver and dive into a great adventure. The diving center in Agios Prokopios provides an underwater tour to special spots for unforgettable plunges such as:
The “Broken Ship”, the wreck of cargo ship “Marianna” which sunk in 1982 at the duration of a severe storm.
The “Wooden Seaplane”, the remains of a World War I aircraft Arado.
The “Lost Beaufighter”, a British bomber aircraft which sunk during World Word II.
The “Mermaids Cave”, an ancient concealed and underground cavern at Padieronissi islet.
A variety of magical reef dives.

Horse Riding in Agios Prokopios

Holiday on horseback offers the opportunity for an exciting adventure and the chance to get to parts of Naxos Island tha you normally wouldn’t see. Horseback riding holidays bring you closer to nature. Birikos Resort recommends to visit the exotic white sand virgin beaches, Oskelos hills, chapels and monasteries. Click here for more information about Horse Riding throughout Naxos.


People who love to explore will find Naxos a paradise! There are dozens of paths spread all over the island which lead to undiscovered areas, orchards, abandoned areas and historical monuments. We would like to suggest some routes but also believe you will discover some more by yourselves.

Water fun park in Agios Prokopios

Starting at 9 in the morning up to 19:00 in the evening. A great place to have fun with your children.