Honeymoon Destination Spotlight: Mykonos, Greece
One of the hottest destinations for couples looking for a picturesque and romantic honeymoon destination, Mykonos, Greece is definitely worth considering. This iconic destination is filled with beautiful beaches, rich culture, and endless adventures. Mykonos is a lively and iconic destination that any couple would want to celebrate their first few days of 'happily ever after'.
How To Get To Mykonos, Greece
The easiest way to get to Mykonos is by plane with flights landing directly in into Mykonos airport that is 2.5 miles from city center. Additionally, there are daily ferry rides from surrounding Greek islands, or if you want to splurge you can arrive via private catamarans from the Greek mainland.
Getting Around the Island
The easiest way to get around the island is by private taxis, but be mindful during peak season there may not be enough to accommodate your daily requests. Pro tip: connect with your hotel and arrange shuttle pick up from the airport.
Once you are on the island there are plenty of tour companies that rent ATVs or scooters. This is likely the best option for small day trips around the island. ATV's are an adventurous and fun way to tour the scenic hilly countryside.
Where to Stay: Royal Myconian Collection Hotels & Resorts
If you are looking for a luxury experience with first-class service, the Royal Myconian Collection Hotels & Resorts are the place to stay. This family owned and operated resort opened in 1979 and has 9 hotels, 150 pools, and 1100 rooms. The Royal Myconian is conveniently located above one of the best beaches in Mykonos, Ella Beach.From gorgeous interior design to modern architecture to private infinity pools, it is a romantic escape perfect for just the two of you. If you and your love don’t feel like exploring outside the resort, the hotel has everything you need. From private beach service to epic Cycladic views, a luxury spa, and gourmet food you won't find a reason to leave!
Experience gorgeous sunsets and azure water views from almost every room of the hotel! Did we mention the delicious and over-the-top daily brunch?
Where to Eat: Kiki’s Tavern
If you are looking for authentic local cuisine, amidst a gorgeous and quaint setting, and are down for a little adventure, check out Kiki’s Tavern.While it is a bit of a trek to get to, this family owned and operated restaurant has incredible food on a secluded beach.
Be prepared for a wait (it’s totally worth it) that cansometimes be a few hours. Good news: they offer complimentary rose. So you can enjoy a glass, and take a stroll, while you wait for your chance to dine at this one of-a-kind restaurant.
Where to Relax: Thalasso Spa
After the excitement and bustle from your big day, some rest and relaxation is a total MUST. Maximize your honeymoon with a luxurious spa experience at the gorgeous Royal Myconian Thalasso spa. The effervescent glow of the indoor underground spa creates an ambiance of instant relaxation. The indoorheated pool is a serene way to unplug and recharge while you wait for your spa treatment it’s also a perfect Instagram moment.We recommend starting your honeymoon with one of their signature massages and experience their expertly trained therapists. You’ll be totally zenned out before you know it.