- Four-day tour of Mykonos from Athens
- Relax or windsurf on golden beaches
- Party at clubs or legendary Paradise Beach
- Excursion to Delos Island
- 3 nights accommodation included
- Travel from Piraeus to Mykonos by hydrofoil
The island's landscape is a combination of bare rock, blinding white peasant architecture and, in contrast to its small size, numerous stretches of the most beautiful sandy beaches.
Whether you want to laze on the beach, immerse yourself in the island's rich history or dance the night away, Mykonos has it all!
Mykonos is world famous for its beautiful golden sandy beaches and clear blue waters. There is a beach here to suit every type of traveler, whether you want be part of the party crowd at Paradise beach with its 24 hour music or somewhere more peaceful like Kala Livadi. Looking to do a bit of Wind surfing? Head to Korfos or Ftelia.
Day two of your excursion you will be taken to Delos Island only a short boat ride from Mykonos. Delos, without a permanent population other than a myriad of ghosts, is an enchanting contrast to the relentless liveliness of modern Mykonos. The island is one of the most important archaeological sites in Greece, and certainly the most important in the Cyclades.
If it's the nightlife of Mykonos you're after you can enjoy afternoon cocktails and chill out music in the picturesque setting of Little Venice or for something a little wilder, head downtown where a number of clubs are situated offering anything from transvestite techno to mainstream rock music.
Depart Athens at 6:30am from your Athens hotel to Piraeus pier for hydro embarkation, sailing to Mykonos. Early afternoon arrival and transfer to your hotel. Overnight at Petasos Beach Hotel or similar
Day 02: Mykonos
After breakfast at the hotel, you will need to make your way to Mykonos Pier for your half day morning tour to Delos Island, the sacred island of the ancient Greeks. Your guide will explain the spiritual and historical importance of this island. A short boat journey and a guided tour will show you how civilization began in Western Europe.
Please note, if your tour is starting on a Sunday, the Delos tour will take place on Day 03.
Day 03: Mykonos
After breakfast at the hotel, the day is yours to discover the beaches of this island or wander through the maze of narrow white-washed alleys, churches, cafes, tavernas and shops.
Day 04: Mykonos
After breakfast at the hotel, the morning is yours at leisure. Afternoon transfer to Mykonos pier for embarkation on the hydrofoil to Piraeus. Arriving at approximately 11:30pm
Reviewed by Gina R, USA, July 2010
Reviewed by Stephen R N, July 2010