As far as attractions in Mykonos go, the beaches are the undisputed stars of the island. With their white sand and crystalline waters, they seem straight out of the Caribbean. The beaches of Agios Sostis
, Paradise Beach and Platis Gialos are just some of the best known, but beaches aren't the only things to do in Mykonos
Mykonos is one of Europe's top tourist destinations so there's a wealth of Mykonos activities to suit all tastes. In homonymous capital and largest city of the island, you'll find the highest concentration of places to visit in Mykonos. Don't miss the scenic houses and balconiesof Little Venice
, the Church of Panagia Paraportiani, or the famous windmills, perhaps the most iconic things to see in Mykonos.
History buffs will also find plenty of stuff to do in Mykonos, starting with the Archaeological Museum which houses objects found in excavations in Rinia and Mykonos and the Aegean Maritime Museum. Another of the top Mykonos attractions
isn't actually on Mykonos, but rather on the nearby island of Delos. The ruins of Delos
are known for their well-preserved columns and are perhaps the most popular day-trip destination in the area.
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