Naousa (Greek: ) is a village in the Cyclades. It is located in the north eastern corner of the island of Paros, and has a population of 2,870. In the summer, when it is warm and sunny almost every day, Naousa attracts many tourists from all Europe because of the climate and the nearby beaches like Kolympithres. During the winter it is cold and occasionally snowy. In 17701775, during the Russo-Turkish War of 17681774 and the Orlov Revolt, Naousa was a Russian naval base, known in Russian as Auza, and the administrative centre of Alexey Orlov's military expedition.