Things to do in Mykonos

Mykonos – Top tourist destination and paradise on earth

Mykonos Island, sometimes referred to as The Island of the Winds, is one of the most beautiful and popular islands of Greece!

The island has a great mix of rich history, natural beauty and a strong cosmopolitan culture with a fantastic nightlife so there is a lot of activities to enjoy and things to do in Mykonos while visiting the island.



Things to do in Mykonos

We’ve listed some of our favorite things to do in Mykonos while on vacation;


Mykonos Beaches and Landscape

The island’s gorgeous landscape consists of peasant architecture in blazing white, a lot of bare rock formations, and, of course, beautiful white sand beaches.

One of them, Agios Sostis Beach, is located in a remote area and far away from the entire crowd. The beach also has one of the best restaurants on the island.

Agrari Beach has a well-stocked bar and restaurant, great for bonfire parties and a night out camping at the beach. It is walkable distance away from the bus stop of Elia.

Agios Stefanos Beach is the most developed beach on the island. It is dotted with a number of coves that are the main attraction here.


Mykonos Shopping

When on a trip to Mykonos, make sure you carry enough money for shopping because Mykonos has a lot to offer to the shopping lovers. The island has over 150 fashion label shops that have everything under the sun.


Mykonos Nightlife

Mykonos is well known for its amazing nightlife.  One does not have to wonder what to do in Mykonos when the sun sets - it is easy to find bars, taverns and clubs where one can enjoy the  Mykonos nightlife.


Mykonos Weddings

Mykonos also happens to be one of the top wedding destinations in the world. The romantic atmosphere, the beach and the beautiful culture can make your wedding unforgettable, not just for the couple but for the guests as well. There are a number of reliable wedding companies who can organize everything, and do a great job with the arrangements. So, it may be a fantastic idea to get wed in Mykonos!


Hotel San Giorgio - Boutique hotel Mykonos

The hotel San Giorgio is an unique boutique hotel in Mykonos. Being down to earth and luxurious at the same time, it is a boutique hotel where exclusive simplicity creates a magical atmosphere.


When to go to Mykonos

Regardless of when you visit the island you’ll find many activities and things to do in Mykonos. The sun shines for up to 300 days a year here and it only rains between February and March. Although temperatures can rise as high as 40 degrees (104°F) in the summer months, the strong winds means average temperatures are usually around 28 degrees (82°F). Winters are very mild with average temperatures of 15 degrees (59°F).


Things to do in Mykonos

Mykonos Facts

Population10 134
AirportMikonos, Greece (JMK)

Mykonos average temperatures

12~14 °C 12~15 °C 16 °C 19 °C 22~23 °C 26~27 °C 27~30 °C 27~29 °C 25~27 °C 22 °C 17~19 °C 13~16 °C


Mykonos - A classic favorite among gay travelers

There’s just something about the atmosphere of Mykonos. This island has been a favorite among gay- travelers for decades. The island is filled with gay/ lesbian hotels and fabulous and fun events for gay people. IN the ”gay world” the most famous of all of Mykonos accommodations is the legendary Elysium Hotel. This hotel is an exclusively gay boutique hotel, located about a 10-minute walk up the hill from the center of Mykonos Old Town. Although almost all the beaches on Mykonos would be considered gay friendly, the main gay beach is Elia Beach, Which you can reach by boat from anywhere on the island.

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