As you’d expect on an island – there are beaches. But Greece is known to have beautiful beaches, white sand against the sky-blue waters. Mykonos is known for as a summer destination for the golden beaches where you can rent an umbrella and sunbeds next to the beautiful ocean, you’ll see why these beaches are one of the main reasons why the island has become such a famous travel destination since the 60’s. So, we are going to tell you what the best beaches are to visit in Mykonos are.
- Paradise Beach
The Paradise beach is a famous party beach, if you are wanting to experience a great time sipping on a Mai Tai on the beach this is the one for you! There are more than 20 bars down Paradise beach.
- Paraga Beach
This is a great alternative to Paradise Beach but a little more exclusive to the beach club. This is one of the most poplar beaches in Mykonos with a great view of the island of Delos on the horizon.
- Elia Beach
Enter the largest beach on the island. This means that there is room for everyone – the water is amazing but if you are traveling with family members keep an eye out nudism is fairly common.
- Agios Ioannis
Visit a beautiful beach that is tucked away from most of the traffic, secluded but it is perfect for swimming and snorkeling while you enjoy a beautiful.
- Ornos Beach
This is a trendier beach that is ideal for families. And there are lots of hotels around this beach so you can stay and play all in the same area!
- Agios Stefanos
Agios Stefanos is the beach to a major port where all the cruise ships make port – so there are amazing views of oceans and ships while you lounge on the beach.
- Kalafatis Beach
A beautiful beach that is ideal for travelers with families and children. There are tons of wind and water sports, but it is away from the more tourist beaches.
- Panormos Beach
One of the most secretive beaches on the island, even with the amounts of tourists who travel to Mykonos, this has been the perfect sanctuary for naturists.
- Agios Sostis
If you are into…skinny dipping, then the Beach of Agios Sostis is the best beach for you! Seriously…There is also plenty of room to play rackets and beach volley. Be sure not to forget to bring water, snacks and drinks and umbrellas since there is no place to buy anything there.
- Lia Beach
Lia beach is pretty far from Mykonos, but it is a very beautiful and quiet beach which is why it is preferred mostly by families and elderly people and it’s ideal for kids who want to play. Getting to the beach is a little rocky and the water is a bit cooler than most of the other beaches on this list since it faces on the northern part of the island.
- Mersini Beach
Mersini beach can be found right next to Foko beach. Mersini is an amazing beach if you are in need of a place to relax and find unforgettable swimming. The beach itself is split up in two smaller beaches by large rocks which one would easily be able to climb over barefoot. A little further down the beach there is also a surprise for those who like going on adventures…but fair warning, you will need strong legs and good shoes!