Mykonos, Greece is known for its beautiful natural landscapes, but most of all, it’s gorgeous, white sandy beaches. If you’re looking to enjoy a warm, sunny holiday, Mykonos ought to be at the top of your list of places to go.
However, just like any other holiday destination, it’s easy to get caught up in the tourist lifestyle while you’re exploring a new place. Often, this means you end up missing out on some of the places to see and visit, and you only realise once you’re safely back in the comfort of your own home.
The best way to avoid this happening to you is to do some research beforehand and make a list of the things you want to do and the places you want to go before you even get there.
Here are the top 5 beaches to visit while you’re in Mykonos, Greece.
Platys Gialos Beach
Enjoy crystal-clear waters and beautiful white sandy shores at Platys Gialos Beach. While this isn’t a party beach by any means, it still boasts a lively atmosphere and ought provide you with a fun day out in the sun.
It’s close to lots of accommodation options as well as bars and restaurants for when you get hungry, so you could spend the whole day at the beach if that’s what you fancy.
Super Paradise Beach
This is a bit more of a lively option, but it’s a beautiful beach nonetheless. During the day time, the waters are lovely and calm, making it perfectly appropriate for family outings or for a couples’ day out in the sun.
There are loads of sunbeds and umbrellas for rent, making it a great place to spend the whole day if you please.
If you feel like letting your hair down a little bit, stick around until the afternoon when the DJs start playing their music and the party kicks off in the evening. This is a great choice for youngsters who want to bask in the sun and then get the party started as soon as the sun sets.
Agios Sostis Beach
A little further away from the main part of town than the other beaches on this list, Agios Sostis is quieter and little more calm than anywhere else on the island. This is a great place to go if you want some peace and calm to simply enjoy the fresh air and the calm Greek waters, or to laze on the sand and play at Dubai casino sites on your phone.
Because it’s a bit more secluded than other places, this beach is also nudist friendly, so don’t get a fright if you see a little more than you expect!
If you’re into water sports, then Kalafatis Beach is the one for you. It’s pretty much the best of both worlds in that it’s less touristy than some other major beach spots, but you can still be active and get involved in some cool water sports during your day in the sun.
There are a few hotels and restaurants nearby too, so you can always spend your day at the water and then take a quick walk to grab a bite for lunch.