MILOS TRAVEL GUIDE

Find out everything about your holidays in Milos on our travel guide! Discover the best things to do, exciting tours & activities, fantastic beaches, top hotels, and restaurants, as well as a wide selection of breathtaking photos!
Milos is one of the volcanic Greek islands, sitting at the southernmost part of the Cyclades island complex. Thanks to its volcanic origin, Milos boasts a magnificent colorful landscape and a coastline that counts more than 40 exotic beaches.
Being relatively close to famous Cyclades islands, such as Santorini, Mykonos, Paros and Naxos, Milos Greece offers the perfect chance for island hopping using a ferry ride!

Milos is a paradise on earth!

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MORE ABOUT MILOS GREECE

Spotlight on: Milos Greece is one of the most exotic and laid-back Greek islands in Greece! Sitting in the heart of the Aegean Sea, overlooking Cyclades archipelago, Milos has enchanted many with its unpretentious charm!
Standing out for its majestic ambiance, rich history, picturesque fishing villages, amazing food, and indigo bays, Milos island in Greece is a timeless Cycladic gem that will steal your breath with its enchanting beauty. The variety of landscapes in Milos is unreal- you’ll see nothing twice, there’s always something new to discover. Being home to the Venus of Milo statue, which was discovered on the island and the stunning Sarakiniko beach, Milos’ beauty is expressed in many ways!

This enticing island is particularly famous for the Venus de Milo (Venus of Milos) statue, which was discovered in Milos in 1820. The stunning statue is now displayed in the Louvre Museum in Paris, where thousands of visitors stand in awe in front of its beauty!

Milos beaches are iconic, and especially the gorgeous Sarakiniko beach. This beach boasts a lunar landscape, consisting of volcanic gleaming white rock formations and crystal clear turquoise waters. Either you chose to explore its sea caves, jump off the cliffs or doze under the sun on a beach towel, you’ll remember the enchanting atmosphere of this beach forever. Kleftiko is another wildly popular Milos sightseeing. Boasting towering rock formations and emerald waters, this former pirate hideaway, is now the imposing trademark of the island! Apart from Sarakiniko and Kleftiko though, Milos has over 40 beautiful exotic beaches worth visiting.

The hidden gems of Milos are its colorful fishing villages! In these picturesque villages, you’ll find little whitewashed houses with colorful shutters and boat garages, where fishermen park their colorful little boats. Pop over the villages of Klima and Firopotamos and pretend for a while that you have traveled back in time!

Milos Greece welcomes everyone, but it is particularly popular with couples, which find in the serene natural landscape of Milos the perfect setting for their romantic holidays. Indeed, the numerous caves, mysterious catacombs, and emerald Milos beaches squeeze enough charm to bewitch any traveler.

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HOW TO GET TO MILOS?

The most popular way to reach Milos is by ferry but the island can also be reached by plane. You can also include Milos in an island-hopping itinerary as it is relatively well connected to other islands of the Aegean sea.
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HIGHLIGHTS: BEST OF MILOS

Discover the best things to do in Milos! From Milos sightseeing to activities and from Milos tours, to restaurants, we give you the best recommendations for the ultimate Milos holidays experience! You can also view the best things to do by category.

  • The fishing village of Klima
    Category: Villages
    The fishing village of Klima is famous for the boat garages that the houses have in the ground floor. The white, blue and red colours make a picturesque place.
  • Dive into Sarakiniko landscape
    Category: Beaches
    Sarakiniko is the most famous beach in Milos, famous for its white rocks. The volcanic background of the island have Sarakiniko this lunar view.
  • Swim at Tsigrado beach
    Category: Beaches
    Located on the southern side, Tsigrado has amazing exotic waters and soft sand. You can access this beach by passing through two narrow rocks (not easy).
  • Discover the Sea Caves
    Category: Things to See
    Most of the caves that tourists are interested in can be found on the coasts of Milos. The caves are called Papafrangas, Sykia, and Kleftiko. You can find Papafrangos in the north, Sykia in the west and Kleftiko in the south.
  • Stroll around Plaka village
    Category: Villages
    Located on the slopes of a hill, Plaka is a beautiful village with traditional architecture. Due to its location, it offers gorgeous view to the Aegean Sea.
  • Sail around the island
    Category: Tours & Activities
    Discover the island on a beautiful sailing yacht semi-private tours and private cruises and visit Kleftiko and the nearby islands of Kimolos and Poliegos.
  • Explore the Ancient catacombs
    Category: Things to See
    These catacombs were found in 1844 and it is estimated that they were built towards the end of the 1st century.
  • Don't miss a Geological Tour
    Category: Tours & Activities
    An island with volcanic background and soil rich in minerals from the prehistoric times until today, Milos is actually an open geological museum.
  • Relax at Firiplaka beach
    Category: Beaches
    Firiplaka is an amazing beach next to Tsigrado, on the southern side of the island. This sandy place has crystal waters and only few tourist facilities, so it offers chance for privacy.
  • Explore an Ancient Theater
    Category: Things to See
    On a rocky slope, near the famous catacombs stands the ancient theater of Milos that Romans built during the Hellenistic period.
  • Take a Sea Kayak Tour
    Category: Sports
    Do not miss this! Paddle in the crystal blue Mediterranean waters, explore sea caves, tunnels and arches and relax on deserted beaches.
  • The Spectacular Gerakas beach
    Category: Beaches
    Gerakas is an impressive spot with rocky geological formation. It is located on the southern side of Milos and can be reached only by boat.

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