Paros Voted Best Greek Island for Windsurfing

Anyone who knows anything about Paros Greece knows that this is the place for water sports. This Cyclades Island is blessed with constant winds known as the Meltemi, that allow for two water sports that draw the more adventurous tourists every summer. Paros is the best Greek Island for windsurfing and kiteboarding.

best Greek Island for Windsurfing and kiteboarding

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The Paros breezes are ideal for the typical tourist who wants comfort during a heat wave. Paros and Naxos Islands are divided by a 5-mile channel that provides the perfect conditions for winds that blaze the beaches of Pounda, Chryssi Akti (Golden Beach) and Nea Chryssi Akti (New Golden Beach).

Best Time to Go Windsurfing or Kiteboarding on Paros?

Quite simply, the winds are at their peak in July and August. Mornings, the winds are tamer, so they are the ideal conditions for anyone learning these exciting water sports. The gusts of winds really pick up by the afternoon, and that’s when the real experts come out to play.