Agios Prokopios Hotels - Naxos Island Hotels - Greece
Birikos Hotel in Agios Prokopios - naxos ,welcomes you to one of the finest beaches of Greece, Agios Prokopios beach in Naxos Island.
Birikos Hotel in Agios Prokopios is a family-run business, founded in 1983.
Spectacular scenery, stunning sunsets awaits you at Greece's most popular destination, Agios Prokopios beach, in Naxos island.
Nature at its best combined with Birikos Hotel in Agios Prokopios, service and hospitality add up to a unique holiday experience. All rooms have private balconies, surrounded by palm trees just a few steps away from Agios Prokopios beach.
All units are tastefully decorated to reflect the traditional Naxos ambience and the cycladic spirit. We in Birikos Hotel in Agios Prokopios were founded on a vision to create a unique holiday experience for our guests.
In Agios Prokopios there is a wide choice of seaside restaurants, tavernas and bars, plus several mini-markets, cash point, exchange, travel agents, car rental- bike - motorbike hire facilities, laundry shops and a pharmacy.
The carnival parade , Labadidromies and Dionysia took place on Naxos Island.
The carnival season in Greece is also known as the Apokries (Greek: ÁðïêñéÝò, or the season of the "Opening of the Triodion", so named after the liturgical book used by the church from then until the Holy Week. One of the season's high points is Tsiknopempt? ("Smoke Thursday"), when celebrants enjoy roast beef dinners at taverns or friends' homes; the ritual is repeated the following Sunday. On Naxos Apokries was celebrated on the villages offering with dancing and singing. Each village follows its respective traditions with traditional music and dancing.
Naxos island celebrates like every year Apokries. You may dance and drink local wine to the traditional rythmes of the island. All around Naxos villages are festivals especially on Sundya 26th. Apiranthos, Agersani, Kourounochori, Glinado will all have traditional music and local food.
On Friday 24 February Methidoteia will take place on Naxos Town, on Saturday February 25th Lampadiforia (were people dressed with sheets, painted black faces will be going up to Portara with lightened torches. And the carnival on February 26th will take place in Naxos Town.
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Easter on Naxos
Easter (Greek: ÐÜó÷á Paskha) is the most important annual religious feast in the Christian liturgical year. According to Christian scripture, Jesus was resurrected from the dead on the third day after his crucifixion. Some Christians celebrate this resurrection on Easter Day or Easter Sunday (also Resurrection Day or Resurrection Sunday), two days after Good Friday and three days after Maundy Thursday.Easter also refers to the season of the church year called Eastertide or the Easter Season. Traditionally the Easter Season lasted for the forty days from Easter Day until Ascension Day but now officially lasts for the fifty days until Pentecost. The first week of the Easter Season is known as Easter Week or the Octave of Easter. Easter also marks the end of Lent, a season of fasting, prayer, and penance.
Accomodation in Agios Prokopios
Birikos hotel in Agios Prokopios offers guests a wide variety of rooms and suites to suit both desires and budget. All units are tastefully decorated to reflect the traditional Naxos ambience.
Equipped with all modern facilities, Birikos hotel in Agios Prokopios in Naxos island promises to offer world-class hospitality and personalized services to tourists visiting Greece. It offers unparalleled services to leisure travelers. Birikos Resort can be termed havens of luxury, comfort and coziness, satisfying every possible need.
Entertainment in Agios Prokopios
In Agios Prokopios you can enjoy wind surfing, beach sports, mountain biking, scuba diving, horse riding and water fun.
Naxos is full of dozens of dirt roads and trades and small, asphalted roads that offer unique routes for cycling enthuasiasts.
People who love to explore will find Naxos a paradise!
Diving in Agios Prokopios
Make it real, in the crystal clear waters of Agios Prokopios!
Windsurf in Agios Prokopios
Here in Agios Prokopios you will find the magical mix of waist-deep lagoon and waves, as well as an equipped windsurf center. Click here to check the wind in Agios Prokopios.