Gay & Lesbian Travellers

Mykonos is a gay travel mecca. Most gay-centric bars and hang-outs welcome a mixed crowd too. The waterfront area, between the Old Harbour and the Church of Paraportiani, is a focus for the late-night gay scene.

Check out coverage of the island’s many hotspots (including beaches) on

Party people should visit in mid-August for Xlsior (, a huge gay clubbing festival that draws some 30,000 partiers.