Hiking Tour NW5 Byzantine Experience


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Naxos Island

Chalki – Kaloxylos – Moni (circular)

Link the past to the present with this beautiful walk through the Byzantine history of Naxos.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Explore the picturesque villages of Chalki, Kaloxylos and Moni
  • Discover the Venetian towers and Byzantine churches of Tragea Valley
  • Visit the Citron distillery and taste the local liqueur



 

This tour will unveil fascinating facts about the medieval era and domination of Christianity in the Cyclades, and how the fertile valley of Tragea in the heartland of Naxos helped the island’s economy and society flourish, even as it changed hands from Byzantine to Venetian rule. You will explore beautiful Chalki, the main settlement of the area, and the villages surrounding it, greatly influenced by its economic, social and cultural importance, still dominant today. The area is famous for the Venetian towers and numerous Byzantine churches, giving it the name of “Mystras of Naxos”.

* This tour is offered on a private basis only.

 
  • LOW SEASON RATES (1/4-30/6 & 1/9-30/10)
  • 1 to 3 Persons: 390 € /tour
    4 to 8 Persons: 540 € /tour
  • HIGH SEASON RATES (1/7-31/8)
  • 1 to 3 Persons: 430 € /tour
    4 to 8 Persons: 580 € /tour

 


  • Meeting point
    Chalki village, at the main public parking area | Click for map
  • Ending point
    Chalki village, at the main public parking area
  • Starting Time
    8:00 am
  • Ending Time
    13:00 approx
  • Included
    Walking tour with a certified guide/narrator
    Bottled water
    Bio local refreshment and snacks
    Light meal with various meze dishes of local gastronomy in a “farm-to-table” village tavern, including drinks
  • Not Included
    Transfers to/from meeting/ending points
  • Languages
    Greek, English
  • DON’T FORGET!
    Hat, sunscreen, sturdy shoes, comfortable clothing, backpack.


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Hiking Tour NW5 Byzantine Experience

Hiking Tour NW5 Byzantine Experience

Start from From 390€ to 540€ /tour

     
    Age Group of participants
    Final Price: 580€ /tour

    *Rate valid for high season (1/7-31/8). Special low season rate: 540€ /tour

    Final Price: 430€ /tour

    *Rate valid for high season (1/7-31/8). Special low season rate: 390€ /tour

    *Search for alternative dates in case the preferred date isn’t available.

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