Ready to gain the most out of a Mykonos vacation rental? Amazing Mykonos Greece features 23 beaches with soft white sand and clear water. The weather in this island paradise is hot and sunny. When determining how to spend time on this island oasis many people enjoy island hopping day trips. These five day trips offer great opportunities to enjoy all that Mykonos has to offer.
1. Guided Tours and Trips
When visiting Mykonos it is imperative to partake of a guided tour. Some of the most popular guided tours include Delos Island which is said to be the birth area of the Greek gods Apollo and Artemis. Mykonos town bus and walking trails are also popular among those who are vacationing in Mykonos. Other popular vacation beach spots are Tinos Island and Rhenia Island. Many tours are offered in multiple languages to best suit each individual tourist.
2. The Town of Mykonos
Don't want to use a guided tour? A day trip to the town of Mykonos is an excellent way to spend a day. This quaint beach town features beautiful windmills, churches, and beach homes. Go shopping in one of the beautiful shops or dine while enjoying the view. Visitors can enjoy a ferry ride and pick up souvenirs while enjoying this location.
3. Visit a Museum
Visiting a museum is an excellent way to experience Mykonos. The Archaeological museum of Delos features famous works such as the Torso of Kouros, Marble Statue of Boreas, the Bronze mask of Dionysos and more. The Aegean Maritime Museum which is located on the island of Mykonos offers visitors the chance to learn and experience the history and tradition of Greece's maritime culture. Prepare to spend hours learning and immersing in information concerning sailing the Aegean sea.
4. Spend Time in Paradise
When enjoying day trips in Mykonos, Paradise and Super Paradise Islands are excellent options. This gorgeous beach attracts visitors of all sexual orientations. Visitors can rent fishing boats and enjoy a day of fishing as well as enjoy the sights and sounds of the gorgeous golden beaches. Paradise Island caters to a younger crowd which can be observed partying day and night. The fun is endless with these beaches and with the lack of rain the festivities never end. People can be seen dancing all night long. Super Paradise Island offers fun for more mature crowds. There are some small parties but the beaches are more laid back. Super Paradise may be more suitable for families.
5. Gizi Castle
This archaeological treat features the ruins of the old city of Mykonos. The monastery of Paleokastro is open for tourists to visit as well as the church of Agios Vlassis. Feel free to enjoy the architecture of the 18th century while experiencing the mild weather and beautiful beaches. This is a great family-friendly day trip.
These five day trips are excellent for those who wish to rent one of the Mykonos vacation homes to have many options for fun day trips. Customize the perfect vacation rental by size, location, price and other amenities on vacationhomes.com. The stunning islands of Mykonos await.