LOCAL ESCAPES

Beaches and Culture.

Beaches

3.9 km Platis Gialos

One of the most populated beaches, wide, sandy and well organized. Here you can take the boat to make a mini cruise to close by beaches of Paraga, Paradise, Super Paradise, Agrari and Elia.

Psarrou 3.2 km

The most famous beach of Mykonos, fully organized with a wonderful sandy beach. Here you can find a diving center for a unique diving experience of Mykonos’ deep blue waters.

Ftelia 7.9 km

A manginficent windy beach for windsurf lovers. An impressive complex of rocks separates the beach in two points and adds to the natural beauty.

Ornos 400 m.

A wonderful sheltered beach which is ideal for families. Here is the starting point for a boat trip to southern beaches. The small beach marina can also accommodate yachts.

Elia 12.7 km

Long, sandy beach attracts many celebrities and along with Psarrou are the most famous beaches of the island.

Super Paradise 6.5 km

Known for its all day party attracts mainly youngsters. Eccentricity and clubbing until dawn.

Lia 13.9 km

The last of the southern beaches that you can go by car. The road is long and bumpy but the scenery is wonderful. Fully organized, you can find sun beds, restaurants and beach bars.

Agios Stefanos 6.4 km

Here you will enjoy the best sunset overlooking Delos. Popular beach, is fully equipped and ideal for all ages. Ample parking.

Paragka

Organized cozy beach with great views of the island of Delos. Here is also located one of the two camping’s of Mykonos a fact that gives an alternative style to the beach.

Agrari 12.6 km

Velvet sand, crystal blue waters and cool mood, is the ideal solution for those who are not big fans of the crowds. You can also find various watersports.

Kapari 6.9 km,

Small beach with sand next to St. John’s beach. It is also a favorite spot of those who want isolation.

Fokos 13.7 km

If you are seeking complete isolation and being far away from anything annoying, Fokos beach is the solution for you.

Mersini 14.4 km

It is located next to the beach of Fokos and it offers serenity and an ultimate relaxation experience.

 

Culture

Archaeological Museum: 09: 00-16: 00

The museum is located at Kamnaki position close to the port of Mykonos. It accomodates a rich collection Cycladic ceramics from the geometric period until 6th BC c.

Opening hours: Tues-Sun 09: 00-16: 00. Tel .: 22890-22325

Aegean Maritime Museum

Located at Tria Pigadia, includes replicas of rowing, sailing and steam boats from Prehistory to the present day. It also has a rich collection of maps and other engravings, ancient coins and navigation instruments.

Opening Hours: Daily 10: 30-13: 00 and 18: 30-21: 00. Tel .: 22890-22700

Mykonos Folklore Museum

It is in the Castle, just meters from the famous Paraportiani and it is housed in an old two-storey navy mansion. The collections include antique furniture, Byzantine icons, folk pottery artifacts, textiles, library and many utility objects of everyday life of the inhabitants of the last century to the island.

Opening hours: Mon-Sat 16: 30-20: 30. Tel .: 22890-22591

Agricultural Museum

It is essentially part of the Folklore Museum of the island. Located at the Upper Mills, it is an outdoor museum demonstrating traditional agricultural facilities of past era.

Operating hours: Daily from July to September: 16: 00-20: 00. Tel .: 2289026246