Skado Naxos: Skado is one of the smallest villages in Naxos, with a population of only 120 inhabitants. It is located in the north eastern side of Naxos, on the way from Stavros Keramotis to Apollonas, right after the village of Koronos. Built on the slopes of a mountain and surrounded by lush greenery, the nature of Skado is of wild beauty, ideal for trekking. The architecture is traditional with small stone houses and narrow paved paths. An interesting sight in Skado is the historical monument of the Greek War Resistance of the years 1941-1944.
There are many different ways to get to Skado from any location on the island. Airport to Skado: 30.3 km / 18.8 miles | Port to Skado: 29 km / 18 miles | Chora to Skado: 29 km / 18 miles
Private transfers: We recommend using an online pre-booked Naxos transfer service, which provides transfer by taxi, minibus or private VIP car and arranging a pickup directly from the port, airport or your hotel. Alternatively, there’s the option of arranging a pickup by a local driver directly at the following numbers: 0030 22850 25835, 0030 22850 24829 or book your taxi online.
Car rental: Τhere’s the option of renting a car in Naxos with as little as 15 euros per day and pick it up directly from the airport, port or your hotel. Using a car rental allows visitors to discover Skado and many other places of interest in Naxos at their own pace.
Public transfers: The central bus station of the island is located at the port of Naxos. There are few buses from Chora to Skado. Consider that time schedules might change according to the season. Check the official timetables here. From Naxos airport to Skado: Note that there is no bus station at the airport and the best option is to book a car or a transfer. If you still want to use the public bus, after exiting the airport buildings, follow the road to the left, the bus station (Naxos Camp) is located 500 meters away. From Naxos Camp, visitors can take the bus route Plaka - Agia Anna > Chora (approximately every 30 minutes during summer) to Naxos central station. From there, visitors should take a bus to reach Skado. From Naxos port to Skado: The bus station is located at the port of Naxos. From there, visitors who have arrived by ferry to Naxos should take a bus to reach Skado. Tip: Since buses don’t always stop in every scheduled stop of their itinerary, our advice to visitors is to inform the driver about their final destination, so that he makes a stop there.