Mykonos, The “Ibiza of Greece”, is famous for the influx of models and celebrities during the summer months attracted to the island by its late night parties featuring the world’s top DJs. But the Chora also offers a view of the iconic wind mills, incredible restaurants and shopping. Make sure to also visit the nearby islands of Rhenia and Dilos known for their historic ruins and private beaches and coves.
Below is a sample 7-day yachting itinerary in Mykonos. Enjoy.
Depart Mykonos to Delos (1-Hour Cruise) and take a guided tour of the most ancient archaeological site of the Mediterranean. Swim & snorkel in the emerald waters of Rhenia followed by lunch on board. Dinner in Mykonos (1-Hour Cruise) town followed by shopping and nightlife in one the most lively islands in Greece.
Cruise between Paros and Naxos to the Koufonisi, a chain of 6 remote islands surrounded by crystal clear waters and small Greek villages to visit. A swim stop at Schinoussa Island (2-Hour Cruise) is a must, followed by lunch on board. Depart for Pano Koufonisi (1-Hour Cruise) for a relaxing overnight of stargazing.
Depart for the beautiful island of Amorgos for a visit to its famous monastery, which has been featured in several classic movies. Anchor at the harbor of Katapola with dinner and drinks on shore walking about the tiny streets of the village. Visitors fall in love with the natural beauty and traditional architecture of the island.
Depart for Santorini, one of the most picturesque islands in all of Greece. Go onshore to explore this tiny and unique volcanic island with breathtaking views, spectacular landscapes, and beautiful black and red beaches and its traditional village center. Dinner and drinks onshore and spend the night with Santorini island as your backdrop.
Cruise to the island of Ios, known for its rolling hills and dramatic cliffs and lively nightlife. Anchor at Milopotas and go for a swim in the blue waters and enjoy lunch at a private beach in one of her coves. Spend the night in Ios or the ancient island of Sifnos, another beautiful island with seaside restaurants and low hills.
After breakfast depart for one last swim near Rhenia Island. Have lunch on board and cruise by the famous Little Venice coastline of Mykonos and capture photos of the windmills. Return to Tourlos for disembarkation and have a fun and festive evening in Mykonos town.