Mykonos Platis Gialos beach

General information

Platis Gialos Mykonos: Platis Yialos is one of the most popular beaches of the island, filling with thousands of people during summer time attracted by the golden sand and the wonderful turquoise crystalline waters. Platis Gialos is a fully organized beach, with many hotels lined in front of the beach. Here many people walk straight down to the beach from their rooms.

Quite a nice, long beach, offering sunbeds, umbrellas, water sports facilities, and many restaurants and bars. You can enjoy a drink on the beach on loungers with seats and tables. It is reachable by local bus leaving every half an hour from the capital. From Platis Gialos, regular taxi-boats go to the beaches of the southern coast which are Paranga, Agrari, Elia, Paradise and Super Paradise.

Best Hotels & Accommodations

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Hotel Suites Junior Suites Family Rooms
1 stars

With direct access to the beautiful beach of Platis Yialos, Nissaki Boutique Hotel provides pure luxury. Decorated with style and simplicity all types of rooms offer amazing views of Psarou Beach and the sea. All units are spacious and feature a private Jacuzzi and sea view balcony. There are ...

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Palladium Boutique Hotel is a luxury destination for comfortable vacations in the area of Platis Gialos. The rooms are fully equipped with a private bathroom, a balcony with excellent views and a sitting area. Guests can enjoy the swimming pools, and the Jacuzzi or receive spa treatments at the ...


Petasos Beach

Hotel Suites Junior Suites
4 stars

Petasos Beach Resort and Spa is a luxury destination on the island. The complex provides a two-level swimming pool with a waterfall. There is a spa center where guests can receive exclusive spa treatments, a Jacuzzi and a sauna. There are cozy restaurants and a pool bar. The rooms and suites are ...


Things to See & Do

Activities & Entertainment

Top Tours and activities

  • All Inclusive Sailing Yacht Cruise to South Mykonos Beach, Rhenia and Delos Islands

    Category: Day Trips, Island Tours, Boat Trips
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    Take part in a yacht cruise and have fun exploring the southern coast of Mykonos while sailing! During the cruise, you are going to visit the best beaches on the southern part of the island, as well as the island of Rhenia, to swim in its crystal blue waters, and the historic island of Delos. Mediterranean delicacies and drinks are also included.

    6 hours Map
    from € 95.00
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    Rhenia and Mykonos South Coast All Inclusive Cruise

    Category: Island Tours, Day Trips, Boat Trips
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    Join this cruise in order to explore the beautiful beaches of Mykonos’ southern coast while sailing, as well as the exotic beaches of Rhenia island! You will get to swim in turquoise waters, sunbathe, try out traditional Greek foods and have a drink while enjoying the magical sea views.

    6 hours Map
    from € 95.00
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  • Full Day Catamaran Cruise with Fresh Lunch

    Category: Day Trips, Boat Trips
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    Spend a day sailing around Mykonos island on a catamaran and enjoy the sea! During the cruise, you will get to swim, sunbathe and relax, while snorkelling is recommended as well. A full meal is also included.

    8 hours Map
    from € 265.00
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1 Review
  • dina_f 24 Oct 2006
    Leave it as it is
    Nationality: Deutsch

    Age: 62

    Date: 11/05/2006

    How did you get to the beach: Public transportation

    Location of accommodation: Mykonos city

    How much time did it take you to get to the beach: 10 minutes

    -What is the condition of the roads on the way to the beach: Could be better

    -If you did use public transportation did you have to wait a long time for the bus? No

    -Was the trip to the beach enjoyable: Yes

    -Did the road to the beach have enough signs to guide you to it: I used a map

    -Reasons for going to Plati Yialos beach: It was recommended and I want to see the others

    -Describe the beach: Sandy cove, clear waters, beautiful surroundings, fully organized with sun beds and umbrella rentals, calm, clean, some vegetation

    -What amenities was the beach close to: You find everything around here

    - Did it meet your expectations: No Rate: N/A

    - Favorite thing about the beach: The calmness in May

    - Is there anything that you don’t like about the beach or things that should be done by the authorities to ameliorate it or something missing: Can’t tell, it’s the first time here

    - Any recommendations/tips for future visitors: Leave it as it is