Information about Mykonos, Greece - Stavroula Studios

About Mykonos

Welcome to Mykonos, the windy island! Combining the raw beauty of the Cycladic landscape with an upbeat and cosmopolitan lifestyle, Mykonos is regarded one of the top holiday destinations worldwide - and for many good reasons.

Mykonos is renowned for its amazing atmosphere, vivid nightlife, notorious parties, breathtaking waters as well as unique natural beauty and charm. The island’s Hora is particularly picturesque, combining traditional Cycladic architecture, whitewashed houses and paved paths with a lively atmosphere. Visitors can find a wide variety of shops, restaurants and bars that meet any taste, facilities for adventure seekers and sport fanatics, spas and many more. However, there are still many secluded destinations that preserve their traditional character and exhibit a more authentic side of the island life.



While in Mykonos there is plenty of sightseeing to do, besides partying; there are numerous archaeological sites, monuments, churches and museums, where visitors can get acquainted with the island’s rich culture and past. For history lovers, do not miss the chance to visit the amazing nearby island of Delos with the ancient ruins of the oracle of Apollo, as well as the Archaeological and the Folklore Museum, while if you are interested in the Byzantine tradition and architecture, make sure you check the temples of Panagia Tourliani, Panagia Paraportiani and the monastery of Paleokastro. Other sites of great interest are the Castle of Gyzi and the lighthouse of Armenistis, both offering amazing views to the Aegean Sea. Do not also miss to take a picture of the famous Little Venice, the small picturesque corner at the Hora, as well as the Windmills.



Mykonos is also renowned for its wide variety of breathtaking beaches, with crystal clear, turquoise waters and sandy shores. For those who wish to combine refreshing dives with a lively crowd and parties Psarou, Ornos, Paradise and Super Paradise as ideal choices. On the other side, if you are interested in spending endless carefree moments under the bright sun, Elia, Platis Gialos, Kalafatis and Paranga are excellent options. However, the island is full of wonderful shores that are worth discovering, this being a delightful opportunity to explore the seaside areas - and the impressive hinterland too! No matter how you choose to spend your holidays while in Mykonos one thing is for sure: this will be an once in a lifetime experience you won’t forget.



-100m from cafeterias, restaurant, mini market
-100m from bus station
-300m from tavernas, restaurants, pizza restaurant, supermarkets and fruit shops