Mykonos is an island of the Aegean Sea and belongs to the Cyclades. It is one of the first Greek islands that has been developing since the 1960s, with the nightlife of Mykonos today being considered as one of the liveliest and most active in Europe.
Drive to Mykonos comfortably with a rental car from Imperial Car Rental and discover its beauties.
The island is connected by ferry from the new port of Mykonos to Piraeus, Rafina, Thessaloniki, Sporades, Cyclades, Dodecanese and Crete while the old port of Mykonos is used for the itineraries to Delos and Rhenia.
Mykonos National Airport connects the island with Athens, Thessaloniki and other cities in the Mediterranean and Europe.
During your stay there, the Imperial Car Rental car will be a valuable means of transport to the sights, beaches and settlements of the island.
Its name is Mykonos, owed to the ancient hero Mykonos, the son of the king of Delion Anios. The island has been inhabited dense since very early epochs, and it was colonized by Egyptians, Icarians, Phoenicians, Minoans and then by Ionians. It was later captured by the Romans, later incorporated into the Byzantine Empire, occupied by the Franks, passed into the hands of the Ottomans and liberated during the Greek Revolution of 1821, where it actively contributed to its fleet. After the Asia Minor Catastrophe, refugees in the island of Asia Minor are enriching it socially and culturally, making it the center of weaving.
With the comfort of travel offered by Imperial Car Rental, make the round of the island starting from its capital, Chora or Mykonos town, with the most famous spots of scenic "little Venice" with Alefkandra, the windmills and the complex five churches of Paraportiani in Kastro.
Visit the Archaeological Museum of Mykonos with important exhibits, the Folkloric, the Rural and Maritime Museums as well as the archaeological sites such as the Mycenaean Tholos Tomb in Angeliki, the Late Geological and Archaeological Cemetery in Kato Mylos, the prehistoric city of Dimasto.
Find yourself at other times, walking in the prehistoric settlement of Ftelia, admiring the Acrylic Acropolis in the picturesque Dibounia and gazing at the Mykonian countryside, where the ruins of ancient towers are still preserved.
Visit to the center of the island the second largest settlement of Mykonos after Chora, Ano Mera, with the picturesque, authentic Cycladic figure and the historical monastery of Panagia Tourliani of the 15th century.
Do not miss the boat to Delos, the birthplace of twin gods, Apollo and Artemis, the most important panhellenic sacred site of the highest archaeological importance and the best preserved ancient city in Greece.
Imperial Car Rental Rentals will give you easy access to the beaches of Mykonos.
Sandy, very cosmic or quieter but all beautiful, will offer you hours of enjoyment in their crystal clear blue waters.
The closest to Chora is Agios Stefanos to the north, overlooking the islands of Tinos and Rhenia and Choulakia with its impressive pebbles, a natural monument of particular importance. To the north of the island are the beaches Agios Sostis, Panormos, Ftelia, the favorite of the surfers, Myrsini, Fokos and Merkia, while to the south the beaches Kapari, Agios Ioannis, Ornos, Psarrou, Platis Gialos, Paranga, Kalamopodi or Parantasi, Super Paradise, Agrari, Elia, Kalo Livadi, Agia Anna, Kalafatis, Lia, Mini Lia, Frangia.
With a boat you can visit the island of Rieia, where you can swim in the four lonely sandy beaches of Glyfada, Strada, Lia and Ambelia with their crystal clear waters.
Explore the breathtaking beauty of Mykonos, known worldwide for its lively nightlife, elegant architecture and splendid landscapes, with the comfort of the Imperial Car Rental car rental service and the most beautiful images and memories of the windy island!