Mykonos

Mykonos holidays

Magical Mykonos is so much more than a party lover’s paradise – it’s a glimmering Grecian gem just waiting to be explored. Whitewashed and wonderfully-chic, Mykonos holidays have more charm than you can shake a guide book at, and enough ancient history to satisfy even the most budding of history buffs. But most of all, it’s a hotspot for the well-heeled, with oodles of swanky restaurants, glamorous beach clubs and sleek bars.

Vienoula's Garden Hotel
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Vienoula's Garden Hotel

Mykonos Town, Mykonos

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  • Small and friendly
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  • Perfect for relaxation
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Giannoulaki Hotel

Glastros, Mykonos

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  • Peaceful location
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Language

Greek

Currency

Euro

Time difference

+2hrs

Cost of a beer

£4.95

3 course meal

£53.80

Flight times

3.5hrs

Captivating colours

As well as keeping things cool, the chalky white buildings peppered throughout the island also serve another handy purpose – they make all the surrounding colours look even more vibrant! From cascading pink bougainvillea to bright blue doorways, the turquoise sea to the cobalt sky, Mykonos holidays offer up a kaleidoscope of colour.

300 days of sunshine

With more than 300 days of sunshine a year, chances are that you’re destined for some sizzling weather on a holiday to Mykonos. In fact, temperatures average at 25°C in the height of summer! As well as divine days at the beaches fringing the island, this means that you’re in the running for some spellbinding sunsets too.

Little Venice

Prepare to be wowed by the hues of this Narnia-like neighbourhood in Mykonos Town. Elegant, chic and oh-so romantic, this iconic little spot is known for its windmill backdrop and 18th-century buildings with their colourful balconies that overhang the water. Once the homes of fisherman, today you’ll find cool cafés and swoon-worthy shops.

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Super Paradise Beach

Set on the serene shores of Mykonos’ south coast, Super Paradise Beach is exactly that – paradise.

Agios Ioannis

Take your seat for spectacular sunsets. Agios Ioannis’ placement on the south-west coast means you can look forward to the apricot sun sinking into the sea every evening.

Elia Beach

When you think of traditional Greece, you’re probably picturing something very similar to pretty Elia Beach.

Ftelia

In northern Mykonos, you’ll find Ftelia Beach, a haven for both windsurfing and beach chilling alike.

Glastros

Get away from it all with a trip to Glastros. This teeny village tucked into the south-west corner of Mykonos oozes tradition.

Kalo Livadi

If laid-back vibes, relaxed beach days and beautiful landscapes are your thing, then Kalo Livadi holidays tick all the boxes.

Beaches

Mykonos is framed by no less than 25 stunning white beaches. From chilled out coves, to party beaches, tourist hotspots to quieter shores, you’ve got it all here. Party-goers head to the famous Paradise Beach and Super Paradise Beach and sun-worshippers go north where the shores are less crowded.

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Agari Beach

Agari Beach

Elia Beach, Mykonos

Elia Beach’s little sister is perfect if you’re looking for somewhere quieter to lay down your towel. This long sandy beach is popular with both holidaymakers and locals and there are plenty of...
Agios Ioannis Beach

Agios Ioannis Beach

Agios Ioannis, Mykonos

Agios Ioannis Beach may be one of the smaller shores on Mykonos, but it also has some of the finest golden sands. Relax and gaze out at the glistening waves, while white, sugarcube buildings cling to the rising...

Sights

In true Greek fashion, this island is a stunner. From the tiny capital of Hora, or Mykonos Town, to the charming villages, the warren of streets to the picture-perfect houses and tiny churches, they’re all worth your time. Pair that with gorgeous beaches and stunning seascapes and you’re in paradise.

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Cynthus

Cynthus

Mykonos

This ancient site is the sanctuary of Athena Cynthia, which forms part of hugely historical Delos. You’ll be able to explore all the museums and marble ruins of the whole plot while you’re here, but...
Ftelia Archaeological Site

Ftelia Archaeological Site

Panormos, Mykonos

Sandwiched snuggly between Mykonos Town and Ano Mera, you’ll come across Ftelia. You might know it as one of the local beaches, but it’s also home to historical ruins waiting to be explored. From...

Activities

The natural beauty and rich history of Mykonos mean there are plenty of activities to get stuck into. From hiking to cycling, historic exploration to watching the sun set over the sea, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to getting the most out of the island.

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Archaeological Museum of Mykonos

Archaeological Museum of Mykonos

Mykonos

Go back in time with a visit to the Archaeological Museum of Mykonos. Vases, pottery, statues and urns from up until the late Hellenistic period will be on show. There’s even some well-preserved items of...
Cyclades boat trip

Cyclades boat trip

Tourlos, Mykonos

Embrace your inner explorer and discover the rest of the archipelago. The Cyclades are just what you picture when you think of Greece, with sapphire waters, whitewashed villages and golden beaches. Hop aboard a...

Eating and drinking

The beachside resorts are flush with small tavernas, cute bars and charming cafes which offer up a range of international cuisines. You’ll also find a selection of local dishes to sample. Try the traditional Greek kopanisti cheese, or tuck into a plate of locally prepared louza.

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Check out beach bars

Check out beach bars

Kalo Livadi, Mykonos

There’s nothing that says ‘holiday’ quite like sipping cocktails by the beach as the sun dips below the horizon. Luckily, Kalo Livadi is flush with chilled-out bars, where you can do just that. Take your...
Dining in Agios Ioannis

Dining in Agios Ioannis

Agios Ioannis, Mykonos

The range of dining in Agios Ioannis means you’ll be sure to have great Greek food. Alongside your usual gyros and souvlaki, the locals tend to go for traditional onion-filled pies. When it comes to...

Shopping

For a spot of retail therapy, Hora is the place to be. With high-end boutiques and trendy shops lining the streets, you’re in a shopaholic’s paradise. Head to Matoyianni street and explore designer fashion stores or visit Mavrogenous street to browse a range of local arts.

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Luxury label shopping

Luxury label shopping

Ornos, Mykonos

Look out for the luxe labels at NAMMOS Village, the swanky shopping mall in the popular celeb hangout, Psarrou. Browse the likes of Burberry, Christian Louboutin, Dior and Oscar de la Renta, and keep your eyes...
Shop down Matoyianni Street

Shop down Matoyianni Street

Mykonos

Swan down Matoyianni Street for your fill of retail therapy. We’re talking chic boutiques, designer-label shops and souvenir stores – it’s the full shopping affair. The nearby tangle of narrow...

Nightlife

Mykonos is Greece’s answer to Ibiza. The world-famous Paradise Beach and Super Paradise Beach is a must-visit destination for party-goers looking for good times in the sunshine. Here, you’ll find headliner DJs, beachfront bars and festivities that last until dawn.

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Chic bars

Chic bars

Mykonos

Wherever you go in Mykonos Town, you’ll find a smattering of swanky bars. They're all atmospheric, plus you can often stumble across a few cocktail lounges by the waterfront offering live music sets as a...
Go clubbing in Mykonos

Go clubbing in Mykonos

Mykonos

The chic bars and clubs of Mykonos give it an Ibiza-esque appeal. Ravers and revellers flock here in their masses to check out the beachfront hangouts and neon-lit venues, each with a reputation for hosting...
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