All 6 Antiparos Sightseeing
Here are all the Antiparos sightseeing that we suggest. Have a look on various attractions that you can see during your visit in Antiparos, such as churches, monasteries, museums, castles and other sights.
All sightseeing in Antiparos
The small chapel of Agios Ioannis Spiliotis stands at the entrance of Antiparos Cave, on the southern side of the island. Every year, there is a large festival in its name day, May 7th.
The lovely church of Agios Nikolaos is located in the quarter of Kastro Chora. Built in 1783, this church is the Cathedral of the island.
The Cycladic Art Museum on Antiparos contains exhibits that were found on different parts of the island and copies of those found in Goulandris Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens. In the small and charming museum, you will find copies of famous statuettes such as The Pregnant Lady, the violin shaped figures made of Parian marble and the only exhibit made of opsiolianos (a kind of stone), The Seated Man.
Despotiko is a small, uninhabited islet to the south of Antiparos, It has long, sandy beaches with crystal water. Many tours from Paros/ Antiparos go to Despotiko and other smaller islets around it.
The Castle, now in ruins, comes up in the middle of Chora. It was square in shape and had houses around it, while a circular tower was built in the middle. The entrance to the castle is next to the Cathedral of Agios Nikolaos.
The cave of Antiparos has amazing stalactites and stalagmites in all its rooms. Outside the cave, there is the church of Agios Ioannis Spiliotis. It is located 9 km south of Chora.
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