Parikía (Parikiá), the capital of Páros, is a beautiful Cycladic village with whitewashed cubic houses and impressive neoclassical mansions. A well preserved 13th century Venetian castle stands proudly on a hill at the center of the village offering an amazing view of Parikía.
Golden Beach and New Golden Beach are the most famous Paros beaches, ideal for windsurfing and kite surfing. Other beaches in Paros are Santa Maria, Kolymbithres and Parasporos. As it is located in the centre of Cyclades, holidays in Paros can be combined with holidays to other islands, such as Paros, Antiparos or Mykonos.