Best Things To Do in Mykonos, Greece

Known for its glamour and sunkissed beauty, Mykonos is a perfect destination for both luxury and bohemian travelers. There are a number of things to do and tourist destinations in Mykonos that populate its landscape. For a sunkissed day out, you can visit its various beaches such as Little Venice, Paradise Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Elia Beach, Panormos Beach, super Paradise beach and Paraga Beach. As you visit this surreal whitewashed city, you will see beautiful and exotic windmills set against its shimmering beaches. They were initially constructed by the Venetians in the 16th century, and were used to harness the winds to mill wheat. Today, they act as the iconic images of Mykonos.

You can also visit Delos which is known to be the ancient world as the birthplace of Apollo. Witness historic art and architecture with Church of Paraportiani and Mykonos Folklore museum. Do not forget to see the mesmerizing white buildings and settlement of Chora that look picturesque with red, green and blue shutters.

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Mykonos

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  1. #1 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 5231 itineraries
    Little Venice

    Tags: View Point, Neighborhoods

    Address: Greece, Mikonos, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    You would be able to guess why this place is called as the Little Venice. The buildings of this little neighbourhood extend right into the sea with their balconies over hanging the water. It’s s...Read more

  2. #2 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 1174 itineraries
    Rarity Gallery

    Tags: Art Gallery, Photo Gallery, Exhibition , Sculpture

    Address: KALOGERA 20 - 22, Mikonos 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 10:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

    Though this acclaimed contemporary gallery has been active for more than two decades, it’s still a surprise to visitors. Drawing in visitors with exhibitions of works by established internationa...Read more

  3. #3 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 871 itineraries
    Archaeological Museum Of Mykonos

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition , Sculpture

    Address: Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, Mikonos 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 08:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    This small museum contains a repository of artefacts recovered from the excavations on the island of Delos. This includes a collection of vases, various sculptures and figurines, funerary pottery, and...Read more

  4. #4 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 1202 itineraries
    Matoyianni Street

    Tags: Landmark, Walking Area, Street Market, Shopping Center

    Address: Matoyianni str., Mykonos-Town 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    If you find on the internet a brochure of Mykonos Island and it is not advertising the beaches, then it is most likely advertising this shopping and nightlife street. You can spot designer stores and ...Read more

  5. #5 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 2060 itineraries
    Elia Beach Image
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    Tags: Beach, Leisure

    Address: Elia Beach 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Long, sandy shores and turquoise waters, this beach is the go to spot for VIP’s, celebrities and rich people visiting Mykonos. Nudists as well. Thanks to its length, it doesn’t really get ...Read more

  6. #6 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 3976 itineraries
    The Windmills

    Tags: Landmark, Windmill

    Address: Mikonos 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A thing of beauty is a joy forever. And if gets clubbed with a purpose, then there is nothing like that. The windmills in Mykonos stand as an example of the same idea. Initially constructed by the Ven...Read more

  7. #7 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 3397 itineraries
    Church Of Paraportiani

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Mikonos 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The church of Paraportiani is a complex of four churches in one spot evident from the different building styles that went into its construction including Byzantine, vernacular, traditional and western...Read more

  8. #8 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 2830 itineraries
    Super Paradise Beach

    Tags: Beach

    Address: Super Paradise Beach, Super Paradise Area 84600, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The party beach with the most bustle. For a worthwhile experience, get to the beach early and relax when it’s quiet. Have an early lunch, and then wait for the music to start around noon. The LG...Read more

  9. #9 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 979 itineraries
    Ornos Beach

    Tags: Bar, Beach, Water Body, Village

    Address: Ornos Beach, Ornos 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Once upon a time this used to be a small fishing village. Today it is a resort with only one purpose, and that is to spoil the tourist rotten. With luxury and cheap hotels at every corner, overflowing...Read more

  10. #10 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 3040 itineraries
    Panormos Beach

    Tags: Beach, Leisure

    Address: Panormos Beach, Mykonos 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Remote compared to the other beaches on the island, those looking to get away from noise come here for a spot of true beachside relaxation. It’s reachable only by car or private taxi. There&rsqu...Read more

  11. #11 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 1589 itineraries
    Delos

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Neighborhoods

    Address: Island of Delos, Greece

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Renowned in the ancient world as the birthplace of Apollo, Delos had quite a tumultuous history for its small size. The very first settlements here are thought to date to the third millennium BC, and ...Read more

  12. #12 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 3535 itineraries
    Platis Gialos Beach

    Tags: Beach, Leisure

    Address: Platis Gialos Beach, Mikonos 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is one of the first beaches to be fully commercialized on Mykonos. It’s also one of the longest. Setting aside the sand and the water (which are fantastic naturally), it’s got a great...Read more

  13. #13 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 2670 itineraries
    Paraga Beach

    Tags: Beach, Leisure

    Address: Paraga Beach, Mikonou, Mykonos Island 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The beach was popularised by the hippie culture and was one of the first clothing optional beaches on the island. It’s a favourite with the locals as well as the tourists. Some lovely shady tree...Read more

  14. #14 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 159 itineraries
    Kalafati Beach

    Tags: Beach, Water Body, Walking Area, Water Sport

    Address: Kalafati 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This does not look like a Mykonos beach. Compared to the other popular beaches it is considerably underdeveloped. It is long and big and beautiful, with a charming resort village laid along its length...Read more

  15. #15 of 176 Things To Do in Mykonos
    - Used in 189 itineraries
    Kalo Livadi Beach

    Tags: Beach, Water Body, Walking Area, Leisure

    Address: Kalo Livadi Beach, Míkonos 846 00, Greece

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    9 kilometres away from Chora, like the other beaches of the island, this one has white sands and crystal blue waters. But it is much longer than the other because of the island. Once upon a time that ...Read more

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