Destination guide

Travel to charming Mykonos

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Mykonos. This romantic city is known for its boating, bars and cafes. Take in top local attractions such as Panagia Paraportiani and Windmills of Mykonos. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Seasonal weather in Mykonos

Travellers enjoy Mykonos for its boating. If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Mykonos

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mykonos is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Paradise Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Super Paradise Beach (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Megali Ammos Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Tourlos Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Ornos Beach (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Agios Stefanos Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)

How to get to and around Mykonos

Fly into Mykonos (JMK-Mykonos Island National), the closest airport, located 1.3 mi (2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Ermoupolis (JSY-Syros Island National), which is 21 mi (33.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Mykonos Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,167 holiday rentals near Mykonos Island. From 287 Houses to 712 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mykonos Island for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Mykonos Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mykonos Island. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Mykonos: 1,157 holiday rentals
  • Paros: 1,097 holiday rentals
  • Naxos: 881 holiday rentals
  • Greek Islands: 13,836 holiday rentals
  • Syros: 180 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Mykonos Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Mykonos Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Mykonos Island with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Mykonos: 1,157 holiday homes
  • Naxos: 881 holiday homes
  • Paros: 791 holiday homes
  • Tinos: 937 holiday homes
  • Naousa: 858 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.