The best time to visit Mykonos is September and October. Sitting in the Aegean Sea, this island’s weather permits a year-round flow of tourists, but in September and October you’ll see that the large crowds have left, the water remains warm and the hotel rates descend back into a reasonable range.
How many days do I need in Mykonos?
Five days is an ideal length of time for a visit here, as that will allow you enough time to tour legendary Mykonos beaches with their pulsing beach bars, explore the island’s classic architecture, and duck into small shops, bars, and restaurants.
What is the season in Mykonos?
The tourist season on Mykonos generally begins around Greek Easter (April) and runs till the end of October. Peak season is mid-July until the end of August and the island attracts visitors of all age groups.
Is it better to go to Santorini or Mykonos first?
Mykonos is better to be your first vacation and then Santorini. Mykonos has better beaches than Santorini (try Psarou and Elia beaches). Also, the nightlife is far better in Mykonos. The island is more crowded than Santorini and the average age in Mykonos is lower.
Is Mykonos cheaper than Santorini?
It’s not that you won’t have a good time in Mykonos, it’s just that Santorini is much more diverse and it has a truly unique landscape.
Mykonos vs Santorini.
|More Expensive||Super Expensive||Super Expensive|
|Best thing you can do:||Enjoy the sandy beaches & the amazing parties||Enjoy the dramatic views|
Is Santorini or Mykonos better?
The scenery, views, sunsets, and natural beauty of Santorini are unrivaled by Mykonos or any other Greek island. Mykonos is not without its beautiful spots but for scenes that are truly jaw-dropping, Santorini wins hands-down. Santorini is more romantic and much better suited to a honeymoon or couples vacation.
Which area is best to stay in Mykonos?
The best place to stay in Mykonos for partying is Mykonos Town, for families it’s Ornos or Platis Gialos, and for romance and honeymoons stay in Agios Ioannis, Psarou, or Mykonos Town (though pretty much every town is perfect for a honeymoon holiday).
How hot is Mykonos in May?
The warm weather in Mykonos in May sees an average high of 23°C. This shouldn’t fall below 18°C during the day, and in the evening it’s often around 16°C. The brilliant weather’s helped by an average of 11 hours of sunshine each day in Mykonos.
Will Mykonos be open this summer 2021?
The cosmopolitan island of Mykonos is officially open, safe, and welcoming tourists for the summer season of 2021. Along with the rest of Greece, the hospitality industry on the rocky resort island began to welcome back travelers two weeks ago.
Is Mykonos hot in January?
While it’s not warm enough to sunbathe and swim in the sea, the weather in Mykonos in January is perfect for a relaxing break on this peaceful island. The average temperature is 12°C, dropping to lows of around 8°C at night.
How expensive is Mykonos?
Unfortunately, Mykonos is also the most expensive Greek island. The average cost for a one-week holiday to Mykonos is around $2,000 for a solo traveler, $3,500 for couples, and $8,000 for families!
|Average cost per day||$120|
Is it worth going to Mykonos?
Is Mykonos still worth your visit? Yes, absolutely! The island has it’s own unique vibe and beauty, but I would not recommend staying here for 2 weeks in a row. The island is hugely popular with cruise ships and the small city is easily overcrowded.
Is Mykonos on the green list?
Greece remains off the UK’s green list and is still on the amber list. This means Brits will need the following when returning to the UK from Greece: A negative test taken pre-arrival.
Where do the Kardashians stay in Mykonos?
The Kardashians went to Santorini and Mykonos during their summer vacation in 2013. When in Mykonos they stayed at My Mykonos Retreat located near Ornos Beach and about a 10 minute drive to Mykonos Town.
What is the closest island to Mykonos?
In fact, the nearest inhabited island to Mykonos is Tinos. This is a little visited island by foreign tourists, although popular with Greeks, especially those who make a religious pilgrimage there.
How long is the ferry ride from Mykonos to Santorini?
In summer there are usually 3 or more ferries per day between Mykonos and Santorini. Ferry tickets can be booked in advance at FerryHopper.com. Ferry schedules change every year but usually there are direct ferries between Mykonos and Santorini from April to October.