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  The village of Sangri lies at the beginning of a fertile plain which extends south to the beach of Agiassos. From the village a small road and a foot path lead to the temple of Demeter of the 6th century BC, which has been partially reconstructed.
The original temple was made entirely out of marble, including the roof beams and tiles. There is a small museum close to the temple.

There are also some small early Byzantine churches in the Sangri area.
The remains of a Byzantine fortress, the Kastro t' Apaleirou can be seen on top of one of the nearby mountains. It was the capital of Naxos during the Byzantine period.
The 13th century
church of Kaloritissa is in a cave halfway up the hill of Prophitis Elias. The footpath to the cave church starts near Baseos Castle.
  Baseos Castle, a short distance on the main road to Agiassos, is the former monastery of Timios Stavros, dating from the 17th century.

The monastery has been beautifully restored by its present owners.
It is now used as a museum, and in the summer months hosts a program of exhibitions, music and cultural event

Inside the castle is a small church, with a carved wooden screen with icons.
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