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Experiences

Experience Mykonos to its fullest and spend exciting vacations in Mykonos Greece!

Mykonos Greece is one of the top island destinations to experience breathtaking vacations, as its multifaceted character keeps everyone busy sampling great dishes, lounging on magnificent beaches and partying day and night, if that's what they are looking for.

Here's the top 5 things you shouldn't miss doing so as to experience Mykonos and spend the vacation of a lifetime!

1. Exploring Mykonos Town

Mykonos Town is a picture perfect town just a short ride from Avra Studios in Tourlos Mykonos and is the number one place to spend a day strolling in the winding alleys and sightseeing. The windmills at the southern end of the old port are a landmark of Mykonos, while the church of Panagia Paraportiani is one of the most photographed in Greece. Pay a visit to the Archaeological museum and then head to the Alefkandra, the renowned Little Venice, to enjoy a cocktail in one of the sophisticated bars, while watching the sunset.

2. Taking a boat trip to wonderful beaches

Although there is excellent bus service all over the island and its marvellous beaches, you may want to take a boat tour of the beaches and see the most popular of them at one shot before deciding where you are going to be relaxing or partying at the following days of your Mykonos vacation. You can get the caique from Ornos or Platis Gialos, 3 km and 4 km from Mykonos Town, respectively and you will be taken to Paranga, Paradise, Super Paradise, Agrari and Elia. Fares range depending on the beaches you wish to stop at.

3. Daily cruise to Delos

Delos is one of the most glorious attractions that is absolutely worth visiting during your vacation in Mykonos. Nowadays a UNESCO world heritage site, this ancient town lying on the west coast of the island was once a vibrant commercial and religious centre, with sanctuaries and temples of Apollo, Dionysus, Athena and Zeus etc, an agora, the renowned lions, a theatre and many more sights.

4. Have fun in famous Mykonos nighttime venues

If you are the party kind of person, your vacation in Mykonos will be more than exciting. Starting at noon at the beach bars in Paradise, Super Paradise and Elia, parties keep the spirits going till early evening. Later in the evening fun is transferred to Mykonos Town, at the town's cocktail bars, restaurants, caf├ęs, sophisticated bar-restaurants, bustling clubs and gay venues where there's an upbeat atmosphere all night long.

5. Sampling Mykonian delicacies

Vacations in Mykonos Greece are always complete when you sample some of the scrumptious local dishes served in traditional style coastal restaurants, inland village tavernas, as well as in upscale restaurants in a more sophisticated manner, yet with the same delicious ingredients. Although multinational cuisine from Mexican dishes to sushi are served, you may want to try smoked "louza", "kopanisti" white cheese dip, traditional sausages, black eyed peas, as well as fresh fish and seafood of the daily catch, all of which are great over a cold beer, wine or ouzo.

If you wish to experience Mykonos to the utmost and looking for comfortable accommodation close to Mykonos Town, check out hotel Avra Mykonos Studios in Tourlos.

Avra Studios & Apartments
Tourlos Bay, Mykonos
Tel.: +30 22890 27247 / +30 22890 25223
Fax: +30 22890 25222
Mobile: +30 6945 774824
Email:avraappt@otenet.gr
MHTE: 1144K133K0612600 / 700

Avra Studios & Apartments
Tourlos Bay, Mykonos
Tel.: +30 22890 27247 / +30 22890 25223
Fax: +30 22890 25222
Mobile: +30 6945 774824
Email:avraappt@otenet.gr
MHTE: 1144K133K0612600 / 700

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