On this fascinating Best of Mykonos Private Tour you will see the highlights of the island with outr expert guide. Firstly, arrive on Delos, the birthplace of gods Artemis and Apollo. At its prosperous peak the island was covered in temples and sanctuaries dedicated to all sorts of gods. Today the site is a fascinating island to experience history. The ruins continue to house some spectacular art pieces, including a dolphin mosaic that decorates the floor of an old residence. Walk along the Sacred Way that leads to the Sanctuary of Apollo. Stone lions guard the Sacred Lake where, according to the legend, Apollo was born. The island boasts some sensational remnants of days gone by, from frescos to statues, from residences to temples all spread across what was once a great port city.
Later on, visit two famous Cathedrals, a Catholic and an Orthodox one, to sense the multicultural character that Mykonos used to have throughout the centuries. Five Windmills, the symbol of Mykonos, are located at the most picturesque place! The Best of Mykonos private tour continues in the narrow, cobbled streets of the city center to admire the Cycladic architecture style of the houses! Mykonos may have a reputation as an island of hedonistic thrills and wild parties but you can discover the real beauty and charm of this island. While in Mykonos enjoy a gastronomic event at a Greek deli shop. Conclude your tour at the beach where you can have lunch in a traditional Greek tavern next to the sea and why not….you can swim too!