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  What to see in Paxos: in Gaios
The castle of St Nicholas, on the islet bearing the same name, after obtaining a permit from the Municipality. Tel.: 32100.
The Monastery of Panayia, on the islet (ask Chryssanthos to take you there).
To the Church of Agioi Apostoloi. It is located behind the bus stop.
The Early Christian church of Agia Marina, in Porto of Ozias, at the end of the beach road, before the turn for Moggonissi.
The Museum of Paxos. From 11:00 to 13:00 and from 19:30 to 22:30. Tel.: 32566.
To the cistern of Agioi Apostoloi, on the right side of the church.
The mill of Lessianitis, in Tranakatika.
The cliff of Mousmouli, from Tranakatika.
The cisterns of Eleoussa, over the church in Vlahopoulatika.
The Ostries, for the view of Avlaki and the sunset. From the road to the right of Agia Paraskevi in Bogdanatika.
The beaches: Kloni Gouli, Kamini, Kaki Lagkada. Take the road past the New Port and make a right at the intersection for Platanos and Loggos.
The church of Agioi Apostoloi, overlooking Erimitis. At the end of the road opposite Agios Spyridonas, at the gas station of Magazia. To your left, you can see the Ortholithos.

Kastanida: past the Elementary School, there is a detour to the right and the sunset there is not to be missed.
(There is a small cafeteria also facing the west).
The factory of Anemoyiannis at the far end of the settlement, next to the Elementary School.
The beaches of Levrehio and Marmaria. Coming from Platanos (Foundana), it is located 100 meters to the right, before the settlement.

The Faros (lighthouse).
The Planous, from the road to Faros.
The Ypapanti, from the road past the reservoir, on the way to Lakka, make a left.
The Monodentri. It's a beach you can visit taking the upper road of Lakka, making a right, opposite the church of Agios Spyridonas in Argyratika.

The beaches (spiantzes) are mostly small ones, pebbled, with crystal clear waters. The most significant ones are Giannas, Soulanenas (in Paxos Beach Hotel), Balou, Agia Marinas, Moggonissi, Kloni Gouli, Kamini, Kaki Lagkada, Alati, Kipiadi, Marmaria, Levrehio, Glyfada, Monodentri, Arkoudaki, Orkos, Kanoni, Harami (sandy beach), Ahai, Avlaki, Galazio.

Make a tour of the island (on speedboats or other boats you can take from any port or even by hiring one), to enjoy the beaches as well as the beautiful, natural morphological formations in the western coasts (Graves, Trypitos, Ortholithos, Ahai etc.).

Last but not least do not forget to visit the turquoise sandy beaches of Vrika and Voutoumi (both have tavernas), either with speedboats from the ports or with fishing-boats or rowboats. Be aware though that during high season these two beaches are extremely crowded with trendy Italians!


Lamp in Gaios from inside Alki's house

Knocker in Gaios

Church of Agioi

Cistern of Agioi

House in Gaios

Traditional house in Gaios

sunset in Gaios

St Nicholas island at sunset photographed from Gaios square

Paxos sunset

Paxos sunset

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