Chroussa offers the perfect combination of quiet village life and modernity with a big range of choices. Hiking and jogging in the natural environment and short sallies on the hills can be most enjoyable. Besides a wealth of cultural events are taking place throughout the year all over the island.

Recreation choices are many: Strolling on the narrow streets of Hermoupolis and Ano Syros, visiting painting galleries, shopping from charming little shops, drinking ouzo and tsipouro at the little café, sailing to the nearby islands, daily excursions, as well as night life which combine food, drink, music, dancing or casino if you like. Syros has some of the best restaurants of Greece.

The Aegean Music Festival, as well as the Festival of classic music, in July and August are well-known. You can also visit the Archaeological Museum, the Industrial Museum, The Museum of Cycladic Art, many modern art galleries, the Museum of Kyveli, the Museum of Markos Vamvakaris, as well as many worth visiting places, churches and beaches as Vari, Fabrica, Megas Gialos, Ambela, Posidonia, Agathopes, Komito, Foenikas, Galissas, Kini, Delphini, Piskopio and Azolimnos.

Sport choices of any kind are available: swimming, bicycling, diving, fishing, horse riding, rowing, serf, tennis, volley ball, sea skiing.