Mykonos or the island of winds, as locals use to call it, is one of the most popular summer destinations not only in Greece but all around the world, as well. Its natural beauty, its architecture, its people and of course its famous parties attract a huge number of tourists every year. So, today we will meet the most must-see places in Mykonos and we will see the things you should not miss on this magnificent island.
Mykonos Windmills The Mykonos windmills constitute an iconic feature of the island. The first thing you see before you pull into the harbor is this row of seven white windmills posted on a small cape. These have been built by the Venetians as long ago as the 16th century and they were built there in order to mill grain offloaded from ships to make it easier to transport. Today, it is one of the most photographed places on the island, and not unjustly so. Windmills are a beautiful sight that no one should miss.
- Mykonos village, Chora
Chora, the center of the island, is a place that you should definitely visit during your vacation in Mykonos. It is characterized by its white and blue houses, built in a traditional Cycladic style, and by its small white streets paved with stone. Here, you can find some nightclubs, restaurants, cafes, souvenir shops, and many boutiques with many brands.
Mykonos has not only noisy but beautiful beaches, as well. You have many options to choose the one that best fits you! However, you can visit Paradisos Beach, the Psarou Beach, the Platys Gialos Beach, the Elia Beach, the Paraga Beach, and the Super Paradise Beach. All these beaches promise you a unique natural beauty and many of them host parties that last till the sunrise. Whichever you choose, you will enjoy turquoise crystal-clear waters and blue Greek sky.
Mykonos is an island full of natural beauty and you can explore it by renting a private yacht! Cruises in the Aegean Sea are an unforgettable experience. You will be able to enjoy the magical waters and of course your privacy! Your luxury yacht will be equipped with everything you need and with that, you can explore the hidden beauties of the island!