History of Mykonos
One of the most renowned tourist destinations in the world! Mykonos is the most famous Greek island in the world and the favorite destination of celebrities from around the globe.
It is also one of the most beautiful Cycladic islands with many bare hills, amazing sandy beaches, exceptionally well-preserved Cycladic architecture, white chapels and uniquely beautiful landscapes.
During the last decades many villas and hotels have been constructed without, however, spoiling the character and the architectural features of the island.
Mykonos is located approximately in the center of the complex of the Cyclades between Tinos and Naxos. It is the nearest island to Dilos.The island extends over a surface of 87 km2, its coastline is 82 km long and it has 9,350 inhabitants. The local airport connects the island with Athens, Thessaloniki and other Greek towns.