The Most Popular Yachting Destination for Next Summer
Mykonos, Greece – A perfect combination of beautiful beaches and exciting nightlife.
Offering the finest of everything, according to our luxury travel magazine, Mykonos stands out even among its Greek island peers. After all, Marlon Brando, Elizabeth Taylor, Princess Soraya, Brigitte Bardot, Sharon Stone, Grace Kelly, Mel Gibson, and Paris Hilton are just a few of the famous people who have visited Mykonos over the years. It has the most beautiful beaches in Greece, with over 20 stretches of golden sand. But, more importantly, these beaches check all the boxes. So, whether you’re travelling as a couple, alone, or with family, you’ll find your ideal location, whether it’s a family beach like Lia, a fashionable beach like Psarou, or a peaceful beach like Agios Sostis. Mykonos, located in the heart of the Aegean Sea, has excellent Mediterranean cuisine as well as a plethora of fantastic restaurants serving cuisine from around the world. Two or three bays, especially Ornos and Psarou, are large enough to accommodate your super yacht.
When it comes to where to stay, Mykonos town is one of the best for entertainment and nightlife, but the majority of hotels and resorts are spread out across the island, catering to a variety of needs. So it’s really a matter of determining your priorities, and the best place to stay may not be obvious. Just for you, we have hand-picked some of the island’s best hotels that are well worth your time:
Bill & Coo Suites and Lounge 5* – any jet-setter’s ultimate choice
Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort 5* – small, luxurious, personal
Leto Hotel 4* – celebrity company and total privacy behind Beverly Hills-style walls
Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort 5* – boasts the only private beach on Mykonos
It can be difficult to find those special culinary gems on an island as iconic as Mykonos, which is home to hundreds of premium restaurants. But don’t worry: iPREMIUM has spoken with both locals and visitors to compile a comprehensive list of the island’s best dining spots for the most discerning foodies.
Nammos – the trendiest restaurant on the island
Scorpios Mykonos – smashing cocktails and culinary masterpieces at a posh beach club
Niko’s Tavern – one of the oldest and most “experienced” restaurants on the island
Coya – bringing the spirit of Peru to the Greek Islands in a luxurious setting
Alemagou Beach Bar Restaurant – a perfect blend of happy bar vibes with the elegance of a restaurant
Other activities include:
Shop at Bazaar in Scorpios, Dew in Nammos, or Amnesia in Amnesia.
Experience world-class snorkelling, wreck diving, kitesurfing, sea kayaking, and sailing.
Climb volcanoes and walk through olive groves on your way to postcard-perfect whitewashed sandy beaches.
And don’t forget to take your yacht around the island to find the most beautiful sunsets.