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Portara

| Islet of Palatia, Naxos Town 84300, Greece
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The best sight, captivating sunset!!!

Loved it! Make sure when you get there after the beach to calculate some time not to miss the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christina G
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New York City, New York
Most beautiful sunset view in the world!

We were standing at “the door” and witnessed the sunset 🌅 on the one side and the full moon... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yi Tze L
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“easy walk” (17 reviews)
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| Islet of Palatia, Naxos Town 84300, Greece
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"easy walk"
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"first thing you see"
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"watch the sunset"
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"ancient temple"
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"big door"
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"beautiful sunset"
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"short stroll"
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"great view"
in 31 reviews
"sun goes down"
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"full moon"
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"naxos port"
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"nice walk"
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"take photos"
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"small island"
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"old town"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved it! Make sure when you get there after the beach to calculate some time not to miss the sunset due to traffic. The first time we almost missed it. During August Naxos is very crowded... We were lucky enough to enjoy a full moon...More

Thank Christina G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were standing at “the door” and witnessed the sunset 🌅 on the one side and the full moon 🌕 rising on the other side! What more can we ask for?? Just spectacular!!! The view will forever be etched in our memory!

Thank Yi Tze L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're ever in Naxos you will visit this place. It is the only ancient thing that remains in the town of Naxos from antiquity. There isn't much to see though, just a doorway and some foundation stones. It isn't exactly impressive though its location...More

Thank Rob C
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

I really like walking up to the Portara and just sitting watching the sea in the daytime or going up in the evening to watch the 🌞 setting. It can get really busy in the height of Summer but the sunset is just a amazing

Thank Dave D
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

The symbol of Naxos, you see it when entering the port but you cannot imagine the beauty while being there during sunset, blue hour time or even then there is a full moon. Extremely good vibes!!! I could stay there for hours... If you want...More

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Reviewed February 7, 2018

is a gods place is better to visit at the sunset a great place from this place you can see the all Chora town is near the port

Thank oiv85
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

Easy walk from the boardwalk. Interesting to look at. Nice to walk to see at night after a fabulous dinner.

Thank 52Yukon12345
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Reviewed December 7, 2017

It's a very nice short walk along the boardwalk ( watch the waves they can come right over the street when fools cause wakes going too fast in and out). The ancient ruin of a temple which looks to have been partially restored then left...More

Thank aaronbutt
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

I thought it was cheesy to go see the sunset here, along with dozens of tourists, but I was glad I did. The sunset from the Portara was magical. I ended up going twice to see the sunset. Find a spot off a path, a...More

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Reviewed November 9, 2017

This was a very beautiful spot at sunset. Romantic Not to busy but I'd get there a little early to wander around and find your preferred view.

Thank Britt D
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