Mykonos Town on the western coast of Mykonos island in the Aegean Sea is also known as Hora or Chora Mykonos (Chora). Narrow streets wind through Mykonos Town in a maze like formation, lined with white washed houses adorning brightly colour front doors and shutters, leading to churches and chapels oozing with character. Take a stroll to Panagia Paraportiani, a national cultural monument and church of spectacular architecture; also the old Venetian castle or Kastro on the hill overlooking Hora. There are a number of museums in Mykonos Town too. There is never a shortage of choice of eateries in Mykonos Town (Hora) with numerous cafes, chic restaurants and trendy tavernas open day and night. In Hora you will find many fine jewellers, small boutique shops, as well as many places to purchase your Mykonos holiday souvenirs. Mykonos Town does not go to sleep in the summer; there are many bars and nightclubs open all night. Buy your package holiday to Mykonos Town with loveholidays.com; book a cheap flight to Mykonos, add cheap car hire or transfers, then confirm your cheap accommodation in Mykonos Town staying in a hotel or self catering apartment. Or for other ideas for Greek holidays, Click Here
There are so many wonderful beaches around Mykonos Island, mainly sandy coves where a great choice of water sports and day time activities can be enjoyed, as well as sunbeds and umbrellas hired. Considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches on Mykonos is Agios Ioannis Beach on the west of the island. Closest to Mykonos Town or Hora is Aghios Stefanos Beach which is about a kilometre from Troulos and the new Mykonos Port. Agrari Beach is about 10 km away on the south coast near Elia, with Paranga and Paradise Beaches definitely worth a visit.