As one of Greece’s top tourist destinations, finding a company offering Mykonos tours would not be a challenge. Whether you want an organized or a private tour, there is one that can provide you with the service you want. Among the two though, organized tours are the most preferred Mykonos tours by many tourists, particularly those who only have a weekend in Mykonos or a long weekend in Mykonos. Below are some organized tour options in the island:
Mykonos City Tour
This half day guided tour gives you a taste of the unique beauties offered in the island. It starts at the Yacht Club located at the island’s old port. You’ll get to stroll around the narrow alleys of the island and visit the Manto Mavrogenous square , the church of Parapaportiani, the Windmills, and of course of the magnificent Little Venice. You’ll also stop by many souvenir shops and cafes where you can go see the pelicans.
Delos is considered a sacred island in the Cyclades. It is also one of Europe’s “biggest and most important archaeological sites”. A half day guided tour to the island will bring you an extraordinary experience to the place which was said in myths to be the birthplace of Apollo and Artemis. You’ll be toured around 4-5000 years old temple ruins as well as a visit to Delos’ museum to bring you better understanding of Ancient Greece’s high developed culture. You can check out the various monuments of Greek gods and goddesses or get a view of the archipelago from up there.
Wine and Culture Tour
Aside from the beautiful attractions, Mykonos is also known for its unique wine and culture. This tour will give you a walk through the town, visiting its traditional windmill in the Agricultural Museum. You will also have a stop at the Folklore Museum and feast on its interesting collection of items that has to do with the island’s everyday life then. This tour’s highlight is the wine tasting at a Greek restaurant.
Jeep Safari Tour
Cross the countryside of Mykonos with this tour and check out its most famous and beautiful beaches via jeep. From one beach to another, you will have a breathtaking experience seeing the panoramic view of Chora, the island’s capital. Enjoy taking photos of the Windmills, Mykonos’ old port, and the line of white houses with colorful windows.