Area: 34 sq. km
Telephone services: 22470
Municipality: 31235, 31666
at the north western extremity of the Dodecanese, between
lcaria and Leros. It has an area of 34 sq. km., a coastline of
63 km., and population of 2,500. It is 163 miles from Piraeus,
and the first stop for the ferries going to Rhodes.
be reached by ferry from Piraeus, the islands of the northern
and eastern Aegean, Kavala, the Cyclades, Rhodes, Kos and
other islands of the Dodecanese.
The Cave of
the Revelation: The Cave lies halfway between Skala and Chora
(4,5 km.). It takes the form of a 17th century monastery which
was built around the cave where St John lived for two years
(95-97 AD) and wrote the Apocalypse, dictating it to his
disciple Prochoros. Next to the Cave is the church of St Anne,
built by the Blessed Christodoulos.
vast Monastery of St John dominates it as a dark mass on the
top of the hill, surrounded by two and three-storey houses,
most of them are neo-Classical style.
>> Dodecanese Islands : Astypalea,
Halki, Kalymnos, Karpathos,
Leros, Lipsi, Nisyros, Patmos, Rhodes, Symi,
Ιt is the cosmopolitan center of the Cyclades Complex. Its
reputation has spread during the last years due to its unique
landscape, its archaelogical sites, its cosmopolitan environment and
its magnificent beaches.
houses are scattered all over the island, narrow streets in the town,
chapels and picturesque tavernas hide among art galleries and stores
selling jewellery, souvenirs etc.
Trends that sweep through
the international scene are born in the intense nightlife of this
An island of tempting and
tempestuous reputation such as Mykonos, with high tourism and a rather
superficial lifestyle, inevitably has both fans and critics.
But even the most
unsuspecting visitor immediately realizes that Mykonos is not only a
crazy “bon-viveur”, but also an attractive,
picturesque island with white Chora aside the crystal-clear blue waters
of the Aegean Sea.
charter flights and regular domestic flights from Athens serve
frequently, during summer, the airport of Mykonos.
Because it is so famous,
Mykonos gets really overcrowded during high season but for those who
enjoy the crowd, great fun and all night long entertainment, Mykonos is
the ideal place for holidays.
Have a wonderful time...