Lovers of the sea and water sports in Mykonos will be completely satisfied. And if it is the first time you decide to get involved, you will find experts who will introduce you to their secrets.
Most beaches offer a variety of activities and are organized for your entertainment. In the southeast of the island there are beautiful sheltered beaches.
In addition to swimming, in Mykonos you will have the opportunity to enjoy various sports such as water skiing, surfing, sailing and fishing.
Ideal beaches for surfing and other water sports are Ftelia, Korfos and Psarou. At Platy Gialos, one of the most popular beaches of the island, you will have the opportunity to enjoy water sports such as water skiing, sailing, windsurfing and diving. In Elia, there is a water slide installation, where young and old can have fun and cool off.
If you love tennis and mini-golf, prefer Agios Stefanos where there are similar facilities in hotels. Don't miss going to the "Super Paradise" beach which is famous for its perfect facilities and fun with long parties and happenings.
But lovers of tranquility will not be disappointed either, as in Mykonos there are secluded beaches, coves and picturesque coastal settlements.
Because Mykonos is located in a pivotal point of the Cyclades, it is offered as a starting point for beautiful cruises and excursions. We suggest that you go on a day trip to Delos, the sacred island of Apollo, with many interesting archaeological remains as well as an archaeological museum. Boat, with frequent routes, departs daily from Ornos. From Mykonos you can travel to Syros, Tinos, Paros, Naxos and Santorini, enriching your holidays in the best way.
In Mykonos there are very beautiful beaches and literally they can satisfy every visitor. The most popular beaches are located on the south and west coasts of the island. Pole of attraction for the youth are the beaches of Ornos, Agios Ioannis, Agios Stefanos and Super Paradise, the famous nudist beach of Mykonos.
If you like crowded beaches then you should prefer Platy Gialos, Kalamopodi (Paradise), Blindri (Super Paradise), Agios Ioannis or Elia. The best places in Mykonos for swimming and for moments of enjoyment under the sun and in the clear waters, are mainly located on the south side of the island, where the wind is milder.
Platys Gialos, Psarou, Elia and Kalo Livadi are beautiful golden sandy beaches, with umbrellas and sunbeds and also have restaurants and snack bars by the shore. There are also the wonderful beaches at Kalamopodi (Paradise) and Blindri (Super Paradise), where nudism is allowed. In the rest of the island you will find beaches at Panormos, Ftelia, Tourlos and Houlakia.
The following Mykonos beaches have been marked with a blue flag, signifying the impeccable organization of the facilities, the high quality of services and the purity of the waters:
Kalafati beach on the south-eastern side of the island. With a width of 2 mm, it stands out for its natural beauty. Ideal tourist resort with perfectly organized services.
The beach of Ornos on the south side of the island, only 3 km from Mykonos Town. Here you can find organized sea sports and entertainment services.