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15 Best Beaches in Mykonos, Greece For a Perfect Getaway!
Written by Aditi Kumari on August 13, 2021 Share on

15 Best Beaches in Mykonos, Greece For a Perfect Getaway!

Mykonos is one of Europe‘s most famous summer spots, and the explanation is clearly its sandy sea beaches. While many have been taken over by umbrellas and sunbeds for lease (at excessive costs and by bars playing boisterous music), some remain refreshingly untainted. Those with seafront inns draw in families, and many are nudist-free. All offer magnificent swimming experiences in quiet, completely clear waters, and a few are ideal for water sports. The best seashores are on the southern bank of the island that is most shielded from the breezes. However, those in the north are lovely and are generally less swarmed. Here are the 15 best beaches in Mykonos, Greece for your perfect getaway!

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15 Best Beaches in Mykonos!

As Mykonos is among the most mainstream traveller destinations in Greece, most beaches in Mykonos are coordinated with numerous facilities, from shoreline accommodation to seashore bars, cafΓ©s, and water sports. The rundown of the 15 best beaches in Mykonos are as per the following-

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1. Platys Gialos beach

This lovely beach draws swarms due to its expansive sandy shoreline, clear turquoise waters, and great facilities. Platys Gialos is encircled by inn restaurants with outside patios, while lines of parlour seats and umbrellas (accessible for lease) line the coastline.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Couples, Families, Swimming
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- The beach is 3.5 km south of the airport and a few minutes east of Psarou beach
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Branco Mykonos Hotel, Mykonos Dove Beachfront Hotel, Acrogiali Beach Hotel, Myconian Ambassador Hotel
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Frequent buses from Mykonos Town take about 15 minutes. You can also walk from the beaches of Agia Anna, Paraga and Paradise Beach, taking 15 to 20 minutes.

2. Mykonos Super Paradise beach

Another exuberant beach, Super Paradise has fewer facilities than Paradise Beach yet at the same time becomes crowded. Being one of Mykonos’ most excellent beaches, Super Paradise Beach has a brilliant shoreline of fine sand lapped by completely clear turquoise waters. During mid-year, Super Paradise is loaded with sunbathers utilizing the sea shore’s rental parlour seats and umbrellas. Super Paradise Beach is additionally a decent spot to visit for swimming and water sports, including scuba jumping.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Couples, Swimming, Parties, Gay-Friendly
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§-  5 km south of the airport, between Paradise and Paralia Agrari beaches
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Lyo Boutique Hotel, My Aktis Hotel, Super Paradise Suites 
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬-  Super Paradise Beach is a 15-minute drive from Mykonos Town. There’s parking right behind it, but you need to arrive early to guarantee a spot.

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3. Paradise beach

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Paradise beach is among the best beaches in Mykonos. It has a lot of spots to eat, drink, and shop for beach basics, just as regular transport facilities with Mykonos Town. In case you’re hoping to move and drink in addition to sunbathe and swim, this is the place where you’ll need to be. The party proceeds after the sun go down and last until dawn, at the club over the seashore.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Parties, Swimming
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- About 3 km south of the airport and just east of Paraga Beach
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Tropicana Hotel, Lino Apartments
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Paradise is the beach with the most bus connections to Mykonos Town, until late at night. It’s just 20 minutes away. If you go by car, there’s parking just steps from the sand. You can also walk here from the beaches of Psarou, Platys Gialos.

4. Ornos beach

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It’s both the most family-accommodating beaches in Mykonos and one of the trendiest for youngsters and couples. It’s a regular stop for boats and yachts, and has many spots to eat and drink, just as a few alluring inns and resorts. Hence, it can become busy in July and August. Its quiet waters are incredible for swimming.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Couples, Families, Swimming, Windsurfing
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 3.5 km south of Chora
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Mykonos Ammos Hotel,  Kensho Ornos Hotel, Kivotos, Santa Marina Resort
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Ornos is just 10 minutes by car from Mykonos Town and there are also buses departing every 60 minutes from the Fabrika terminal.

5. Psarou beach

Mykonos’ most glitzy beach, Psarou is known as where big celebs like to lounge in the sun. The glitterati likewise feasts at the trendy beachside cafΓ©, Nammos, which works in contemporary Mediterranean food with attention on new fish. For the individuals who like to remain directly close to the waves, the restaurant will convey food and beverages to patrons at their parlour seats.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Couples, Swimming, water sports
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 3 km southwest of the airport and less than a km west of the famous Platis Gialos beach.
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲-  Kensho Psarou , Colours of Mykonos Luxury Residences & Suites, Alissachni Mykonos Hotel
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Take the frequent bus from Mykonos Town to Platys Gialos and walk from there (it’s about 10 minutes). If you go by car, keep in mind that finding a parking spot by this beach isn’t easy.

6. Paraga beach

This is the option in contrast to the popular Paradise Beach close by, and the decision for the seashore club insight. Even though it has fairly a party environment during the day, it’s generally peaceful around evening time.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Parties, Naturism, Organised, Water sports
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- Paraga Beach is located 4 km south of the airport and west of Paradise Beach. It’s the southernmost beach on the island.
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲-  Soho Roc House Mykonos, Zephyros 
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Hourly buses take 15 minutes to reach this beach from Mykonos Town. There’s very limited parking if you go by car. If you’re driving, park behind Paradise Beach instead and then walk up the hill to Paraga.

7. Elia beach

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It’s the biggest beach on the island, with space for everybody. The turquoise water is continually welcoming, and nudity is normal. It’s known as Mykonos’ “gay seashore,” yet you’ll see that it draws in a wide range of individuals. Quite a bit of it is taken over by umbrellas and sunbeds, however, there’s a little portion for the individuals who like to lie in the sand.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Swimming, Gay-Friendly, Naturism
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 11 km east of Mykonos Town and next to Agrari beach
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Elia Mykonos Resort ,Royal Myconian ,Myconian Avaton
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- You can reach Elia in about 25 minutes by car from Mykonos Town. There’s plenty of parking. Alternatively, take the bus that departs around every 2 hours from the Old Port station.

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8. Agrari beach

This is a long and pleasant beach, with a customary white church. It’s right close to the exceptionally well known Elia (see above), however a lot calmer. What it shares for all intents and purpose with its neighbour is the way that it’s clothing-optional and draws in countless gay men. The water is frequently ideal for swimming.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Naturism, Gay-Friendly, Swimming
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 8 km south east of Chora
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Ethereal Apartments , Sunrise Hotel and Suites 
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Agrari is 25 minutes by car from Mykonos Town. There are no buses to this beach, but you may take the bus to Elia from the Old Port terminal, then walk over the rocks for just 5 minutes.

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9. Lia beach

It was once a very much kept mystery, yet has become an in-vogue destination, particularly after worldwide distributions positioned it among the best beaches in Greece. It’s the farthest seashore from the focal point of Mykonos Town, however, its completely clear waters are currently perceived as ideal for swimming and scuba plunging.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Relaxing, Water Sports, family, clubbing
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 12 km east of the airport and about 2 km east of Kalafati beach
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Vila Nautilia, VLIA MAR Myconian Residences, VLIA Myconian Residences 
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Lia Beach can not be reached by bus. However, the 25-minute car journey through the countryside from Mykonos Town is quite pleasant. You’ll find plenty of parking when you arrive.

10. Kalo Livadi beach

Kalo Livadi beach, 15 Best Beaches in Mykonos
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It has consistently been one of Mykonos’ most famous beaches. In any case, it’s not, by and large, a party seashore, it’s a spot drawing in a cosmopolitan horde of any age hoping to partake in the quiet waters. It’s calmer and offers more space than different seashores close by, and is a famous site for kayaking and rowing.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Families, Swimming, Water Sports
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 11 km east of Chora
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Mykonos Bliss, Aegon Mykonos, Sea Side Studios & Houses 
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Bus service to this beach depends on demand. There are some years when the local bus company offers regular buses, and others when you can only go by car

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11. Panormos beach

A previous secret mystery, this remaining parts to a great extent wild beach, ideal for naturists. The area on the northern side of the island implies that this is a windier seashore and the ocean can be rougher, yet when the water is quiet, it’s truly outstanding and most loosening up seashores in all of Mykonos.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Naturism, Gay-Friendly
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 7 km north east of Chora
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Panormos Village, The Etesian Hotel, Albatros Club Mykonos
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬-  The ride from Mykonos Town takes less than 15 minutes and there’s a large parking lot behind the beach.

12. Agios Sostis beach

It’s the farthest beach from the more famous southern coast, so it’s somewhat peaceful and nudist-accommodating. Tragically, it’s no longer for those looking for seclusion in July and August. Very much like its neighbour Panormos (see above), it tends to be breezy, yet the water is regularly extraordinary for swimming.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Couples, Naturism
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 8 km north east of Chora
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Mykonos Star 
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- There are no buses to Agios Sostis, so you need to go by car (it’s about 15 minutes from Mykonos Town). There’s parking by the road above the beach. You can also walk up the road from Panormos (see above), taking about 15 minutes.

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13. Kalafatis beach

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Famous among windsurfers and families, this is the seashore for you if you appreciate water sports or are going with the children. It’s by a small fishing town and feels less touristy than other well-known seashores on the island. It stays less grew, however, has a couple of lodgings and cafΓ©s.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Families, Water Sports, Diving Club, Windsurfing
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 13 km east of Chora
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Wild Hotel, Anemoessa Mykonos, La Residence Mykonos
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- An infrequent bus goes from the Old Port to this beach. By car, it’s 25 minutes from Mykonos Town.

14. Agios Ioannis beach

This is a tight, rather separated and wonderful beach. Although it’s not difficult to reach by transport and there are acceptable inns close by, it’s generally calmer and less swarmed than the other significant seashores on the island. The shallow waters are useful for swimming, and youngsters.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Relaxing, Swimming, Families
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 5 km south west of Chora
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Anax Resort & Spa, Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort, St. John Hotel , Lithos by Spyros & Flora 
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Buses depart hourly from the Fabrika terminal in Mykonos Town, stopping a short walk from the beach. It’s just 10 minutes by car.

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15. Kapari beach

This little, separated seashore, found at the lower part of a bluff, was once confidential, however secret heavens are constantly found, so in July and August, it can become busy. Outside those months it ordinarily gives a casual air to invigorating swims in clear waters. It has no offices of any sort, so bring water and bites. The excellent landscape incorporates a perspective on the island of Delos.

  • 𝐈𝐝𝐞𝐚π₯ 𝐅𝐨𝐫- Relaxing, Naturism
  • π‹π¨πœπšπ­π’π¨π§- 6 km west of Chora
  • ππžπšπ«π›π² π‡π¨π­πžπ₯𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐲- Bill & Coo Coast Suites, DeLight Boutique Hotel
  • 𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 π†πžπ­ 𝐭𝐨 𝐏π₯𝐚𝐭𝐲𝐬 π†π’πšπ₯𝐨𝐬- Kapari is less than 15 minutes by car from Mykonos Town. You may park on the road just before the descent to the beach.
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