Indented coastlines, cute, picturesque villages, hospitable and welcoming residents and unusually fertile soils known since antiquity, give visitors a bunch of reasons to look Naxos up and fall in love with this island. Naxos is unique. As is the food, which you will undoubtedly adore.
While listing Naxos’ products, you will easily find out that the island has some of the finest cheese and dairy products in Greece, perhaps the best potato quality, rich citrus trees giving you unique-flavored liqueurs, olive groves, vineyards, wine and of course, a huge variety of fresh fishes!
Beekeeping sector is also growing rapidly in Naxos. It is estimated that there are more the 4.000 bee hives in the island, each one producing 15 to 25 kg of honey (depending on the year). The honey here, as well as every other product, is pure. Here you can also find a very rare and distinct type called heather honey, made from the plant “heather”. This type of honey is thick and ideal for preparing your winter “rakomelo”.
The natural, regional products of Naxos, renowned all over Greece, combined with the passion and the art of its inhabitants, make the local cuisine a superior gastronomic experience.
Naxos’ products, which are famous all over Greece for their excellent quality, prove that the island is a blessed place.