Mykonos for beginners: a luxury beach holiday in Greece

17 Jun 2021Updated: 4 hours ago | 52 people are reading

Mykonos for beginners: a luxury beach holiday in Greece

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Mykonos is a small Greek island that is part of the Cyclades archipelago. Santorini, Naxos and Paros also belong to this group. You have probably seen it on postcards or in travel programs: the typical Greek white houses with blue facades and doors. These islands are known for that. Do you want to know what makes Mykonos so special? Read on: Mykonos for beginners!

Mykonos in a nutshell

It is not for nothing that Mykonos is a popular holiday destination. The combination of the nice weather, the beautiful villages, the delicious Greek food, the beautiful beaches and eternal Greek hospitality ensure that Mykonos attracts holidaymakers all year round. Mykonos is the most luxurious Greek island. Due to the many four and five star hotels, the vibrant nightlife and the range of chic restaurants, Mykonos is also called the new Ibiza. There are direct flights from Amsterdam to Mykonos. The flight time is approximately 3 hours and 20 minutes. You do not need any vaccinations or a visa for your vacation to Mykonos.

Beautiful beaches

Although Mykonos is only a small island of 86 square kilometers, it does have many beautiful beaches. Most beaches are wide sandy beaches. Great, because you are not very close to each other. You will find the most peaceful beaches in the north and east. The best known beaches including beach clubs are all in the west and south. Tip: Paraga Beach is a beach with beautiful blue water and different beach tents. Platys Gialos Beach has crystal clear water. Here you can rent sun beds and umbrellas.

Lively nightlife

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Mykonos is a top destination if you like an evening out at a club or immensely enjoy an evening drinking cocktails at a beach club. In terms of nightlife, the island is often compared to Ibiza. Also on this island every summer top DJs come to give big parties for which tourists from all over the world come to the island.

Luxury stay on Mykonos

Mykonos is a luxury holiday destination. The number of three, four and five star hotels can no longer be counted on two hands. You will hardly find campsites there. Hotels with infinity pools, sea or beach views are the rule rather than the exception.

The view of Hotel Elysium *** is to that for. During sunset this is also the place where many non-hotel guests go for the view of the bay. The buffet of this hotel is highly praised for its versatility. Getting up without worries and having breakfast right away is the rule here. This hotel is gay-friendly and is mainly booked by male and female couples. At Hotel Mykonos Bay *** you have to make the same choice every morning: am I going for a day at the large pool today or am I walking to the wonderful beach? The center is also within walking distance. Ideal if you want to go out for dinner in the evening.