Marmara is ideal for hiking enthusiasts
Marmara is a small village located in the heart of Paros and is great for walking and exploring the local countryside and nearby beaches. Below we list some popular hiking trails in Marmara and the surrounding areas:
1: The village of Marmara: Marmara is a charming place to walk around and explore its traditional architecture and narrow streets. You will find many small cafes and tavernas where you can enjoy a coffee or a meal.
2. The village of Marpissa: Marpissa is a neighbouring village to Marmara, known for its medieval architecture and traditional windmills. Marpissa is about 2 km from Marmara and is a pleasant walk in the countryside.
3. Piso Livadi Beach: Piso Livadi (i.e. the Meadow in the back) is a popular beach on the east coast of the island, about 3 km from Marmara. The walk to the beach is picturesque and takes you through several small villages.
4. Molos beach: Molos is a beautiful sandy beach on the north coast of Paros, about 2 km from Marmara. The route to the beach is relatively easy and takes you through stunning seaside scenery.
5. Kalogeros beach: Kalogeros (i.e. the Monk) is a secluded beach on the east coast of the island, about 2.2 km from Marmara. To reach it, take the path right next to the small port of Molos, and you will be rewarded with a beautiful and virgin beach, with sand that is considered a natural spa for the skin.