The Agios Prokopios beach
Agios Prokopios is the most popular beach in Naxos and in top ten of best beaches in Greece almost every year.
Naturally protected by the local wind, meltemia, with crystal waters, is the ideal beach for swimming and water activities.
Three salt lakes, called “alykes” among the locals, reside in front of Alykes Studios. Filled with water during winter time, they dry slowly late in summer in a ceaseless procedure that produces salt. As they are always calm, at the sea level, the picture they provide is unique and our visitors can enjoy a phantasmagoric sunset from the balcony of each room.
The Village of Aghios Prokopios
In Agios Prokopios village our visitors can find almost everything, apotek, super markets, seaside cafes and tavernas, bars. Even a diving school, to get your diving lessons during your vacation!
The area also provides to our guests more activities like fishing, horse riding, fine dinning, water sports… We are also located opposite to the buss stop and we are just ten minutes away from Naxos town, where you can visit museums, have dinner, go shopping, go clubbing, see a movie and lot more…
Our rooms are situated:
20 metres from the beach
20 metres from the seaside cafes and tavernas
100 metres from the bus stop
30 meters from the nearest super market
The island of Naxos
Naxos is the biggest island of Cyclades (448 sq. km. ground extend and 148 km. coast line)
Population of Naxos today is around 20.000. Their main ocupations are cultivation of land, animal husbandry, merchantry, marble and emery extraction, while in recent years they developed touristic activity. Capital of the island is Chora with 5.000 habitants, while the rest of them ocuppy the rest 40 big or small villages of the mainland.
Famous local products are delicious potatoes and dairy products. There are also honey, wine, olive oil, olives and local liquor made of citrum.
In Naxos we meet beautiful beaches with golden sand:
St George’s beach is a popular and cosmopolitan beach in Chora with shallow water ideal for kids.
St Prokopios beach is the most famous as mentioned above.
St Anna beach is the continuation of St Prokopios with the famous and rare cedar forest.
Likewise, the continuation of St Anna is Plaka, a four kilometer long beach with a lot of taverns and bars.