Mykonos Shore Excursion: Private Tour of Little Venice, Kalafati Beach and Panagia Tourliani Monastery

activities / Guided tours

Tour description provided by Viator

When your cruise docks in the Mykonos port, see the best of the town on a private shore excursion. Enjoy some of the best views of Mykonos and its surroundings while your private guide explains historical facts and mythological stories about the island. Explore the narrow streets and alleys of the old town and Little Venice. Visit the Panagia Paraportiani church and the monastery of Panagia Tourliani. You will also have free time to go for a swim or get refreshments at Kalafati Beach!

While you are in port in Mykonos, discover the beauty of the island on a private shore excursion. Head out in a comfortable car toward Aghios Loannis and stop to enjoy the views of neighboring island Delos from Mykonos. Continue to Ano Mera village and visit the 18th-century monastery of Panagia Tourliani. Admire its marble bell tower with intricate folk carvings.

Continue to Kalafati Beach, famous for windsurfing, where you’ll have 45 minutes of free time to go for a swim (weather permitting, usually between April to October), get a snack or people-watch before returning to your private car and heading into Mykonos’ town center. Here, follow your private guide through little alleys and narrow streets that lead to Little Venice. Enjoy the views of the famous windmills, where grain used to be milled for bread flour.

See the Panagia Paraportiani church, and admire typical Mykonos houses and numerous Greek chapels while your guide shares interesting facts about Greek architecture. Enjoy free time in Mykonos’ old town to discover more alleyways or shop before you get back on your cruise ship.

Worry-free Shore Excursion:
We will ensure your timely return to the Mykonos port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.

What's included

  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Professional guide
  • Worry-free shore excursion guarantee

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entrance fees (approx. 1 euro)