Platis Gialos Beach, Platys Gialos

3.8
#2 of 73 in Outdoors in Mykonos
One of Mykonos' more tranquil spots, sits in a crescent-shaped bay just a short drive from the island's main city. The wider waterfront area offers a range of restaurants, bars, and shops, while the beach itself features several snack bars and small cafes. You can swim or snorkel here all day, or use the beach as your base to take long boat tours up and down the coastline. The beach features a watersports club, where you can rent banana boats and snorkeling equipment, or arrange for waterskiing and wakeboarding lessons. To explore other popular beaches along the island's southern coastline, use the taxi-boat service departing from a nearby jetty. Add Platis Gialos Beach to your Platys Gialos travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Platys Gialos trip builder website .
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  • A great beach! We took the bus from the city, it is easy to use, 1.80 euro one way. This is not a party beach, but there is some music if you want it. Mostly just relaxing in the sun, swimming etc...  more »
  • My wife and I have been here many times and find it relaxing to wade in the water and park ourselves. The water is quite refreshing depending on the time of year. May is always beginning to warm up.  more »
  • We visited this beach while staying at a hotel nearby. It's very clear that they cater to a substantially busier summer season, based on the number of loungers on the beach. Remember that loungers.....  more »
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