Attractions

Top Choice Beach in Mykonos

Agios Sostis

Wide, gorgeous strip of white sand that receives far fewer visitors than the south coast. There's a legendary taverna here, plus a sheltered cove directly below.
Top Choice Museum in Hora (Mykonos)

Aegean Maritime Museum

Amidst the barnacle-encrusted amphorae, ye olde nautical maps and navigation instruments, there are numerous detailed models of various famous sailing ships and paddle steamers. You can also learn the difference bet…
Top Choice Church in Hora (Mykonos)

Panagia Paraportiani

Mykonos’ most famous church, the whitewashed, rock-like Panagia Paraportiani, comprises four small chapels – plus another on an upper storey reached by an exterior staircase. It’s usually locked but the fabulously p…
Beach in Mykonos

Fokos

Little-visited sandy beach – a nice break from crowds. There's a good taverna here, but you'll need an ATV to tackle the rutted road.
Beach in Mykonos

Psarou

Long stretch of white sand and teal waters, favoured by local congnoscenti.
Beach in Mykonos

Elia

Beautiful stretch of white sand, with an excellent waterfront restaurant.
Museum in Hora (Mykonos)

Archaeological Museum

Peruse pottery from Delos, dating back to the 9th century BC, and grave stelae (pillars) and jewellery from the island of Renia (Delos’ necropolis). Chief exhibits include a statue of Hercules in Parian marble.
Gallery in Hora (Mykonos)

Rarity Gallery

This little gallery is well worth a peek for its temporary exhibitions that showcase paintings, sculpture and photography by the likes of Paul Rousso, Yigal Ozeri and George Pousenkoff.
Landmark in Hora (Mykonos)

Windmills

Constructed in the 16th century by the Venetians for the milling of wheat, seven of Mykonos' iconic windmills are picturesquely situated on a small hill overlooking the harbour.
Monastery in Mykonos

Tourliani Monastery

Aside from Hora, the island's only other village of any size is Ano Mera, which has an attractive monastery on its taverna-lined square.