Located approximately 5km from the main town of Mykonos, Psarou Beach and village is famous for attracting celebrities from all over the world, along with their huge yachts. It has a beautiful sandy beach with clear turquoise waters situated in the south part of Mykonos, between Platy Gialos and Ornos Village. Psarou Beach is popular with locals and tourists alike, who flock to swim in its lovely waters or to enjoy some of the events that are held there.
Things to do in Psarou
Psarou is the most cosmopolitan beach on the island, attracting movie stars and world famous celebrities from the fashion industry. It’s a perfect blend of luxury service and relaxation, where glamour is a part of everyday living. Take a stroll along Psarou beach and the neighbouring town of Platis Gialos where flea markets, adorable cafes, shops and taverns are waiting for you.
Perhaps rent a motorbike or bicycle to get around the island and take in all the sights and scenery. As famous as the beach itself is the Nammos Restaurant by the Sea, well worth a visit to celebrate a special occasion. Psarou Beach is the ideal destination if you’re looking for a luxury beach experience which is within easy reach of your air conditioned private villa.
A villa holiday with a private pool in Psarou is the perfect way to explore Mykonos.
History and Culture in Psarou
There’s plenty of Mykonos history, culture and sightseeing to enjoy, from historic churches to museums and archaeological excavations. Visit the Panagia Paraportiani, a Byzantine church that has lasted longer than the medieval castle that was once its neighbour. Check out Delos island, once believed to be the birthplace of the Greek god Apollo. Alternatively, see the pelicans that stroll through Mykonos harbour. All of our villas in Mykonos are located within a short distance from the fabulous history that the island has to offer.
Family holidays in Psarou
Mykonos is a fantastic family villa destination as it’s not all about the lively events, there are also many family attractions to suit all ages as well.
Make sure you pack plenty of sunscreen and head out to the beach as often as you like. For younger families, you might try the quieter beaches like Agrari beach, which even includes a small playground for young children. It’s a calm and safe place to enjoy water sports or swimming, or just to grab an ice cream and settle down on the shore for some quality family time. The tidy, quiet Ornos beach is often considered the best beach in Mykonos for families. The family will also love Psarou beach, which is easily one of the most beautiful Mykonos beaches, with nearby rocks for climbing, as well as crystal clear waters for swimming.
Adventurous activities in Psarou
Many people choose Psarou for their villa holiday as it is a great destination for water sports. There is a local diving school here where you can learn to dive and earn your scuba diving certification. The beach offers ample space to dock boats and private yachts and jet skiing,, fishing and surfing are also popular on Psarou. During the evening you can enjoy lounge style night life with some dancing and live music, as the resort's air of elegance carries over into the night.
Romance in Psarou
If you’re looking for a romantic villa holiday you can Indulge yourself in the experience of Psarou beach, with pure white sand, crystal clear calm waters and luxurious sunbeds and umbrellas, ideal for sunbathing, relaxing and just enjoying the glamour and lifestyle of the area. There’s plenty of restaurants and beach bars to choose from but if you are celebrating a special occasion perhaps book a table at the famous Nammos Seaside Restaurant. An exclusive establishment complete with outdoor seating on its own private beach, specialising in fresh local caught seafood prepared by world famous chefs.
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