A Cosmopolitan Wedding on Mykonos Island
Mykonos, one of the most popular Greek isles, is a sought-after wedding destination due to its dreamy atmosphere and dynamic energy; the perfect combination for the best wedding in Europe for you and your guests.
The island of Mykonos is one of the world's top destinations since the sixties and one of the most visited spots for celebrities. It is easy to understand why this Mediterranean heaven is so loved.
Having your wedding in Mykonos will give you hundreds of ideas and options from luxurious to tranquil to extravagant.
Mykonos is a cosmopolitan getaway, a renowned party destination and a seaside paradise with upmarket boutique shopping, lavish villas, hotels and 5-star resorts; perfect for you and your guests and suitable for hi- end to affordable luxury. The Island is also home to a variety of restaurants, from traditional family tavernas to upscale gourmet eateries serving Mediterranean and international cuisine.
It goes without saying that a Mykonos wedding will be a wedding to remember and thanks to top wedding planners and vendors on the island, you don't need to lift a finger.
Whether you choose to dance the day away at Super Paradise beach for your bachelor party or wedding, or just take it easy at Panormos Beach and Kalo Livadi, or rub shoulders with VIPs at the world famous Psarou beach bar and restaurant, Mykonos will deliver on its promise to make your wedding unique. And if you want to step away from the party and cocktails you can also enjoy the island's romantic side with all the elegant honeymoon suites, serene spa resorts, captivating sunsets and pristine beaches.
In the middle of the Mediterranean, you have the opportunity to celebrate your most romantic day on a luxury yacht, a speedboat or a sailboat sailing along the Aegean Sea. Wander around the picturesque Little Venice, the affluent Chora or discover the beaches of Agrari or Elia, the less touristy side of the Island.
If you want to visit Delos, the island of light, ruins and temples, it is easily reachable by a 20-minute boat ride.
Tips for your Wedding Calendar in Mykonos
The best time for your wedding in Mykonos is from April until late September. Unless you like the busy period of August avoid the first two weeks of the month on the island since finding accommodation can be challenging if you didn't plan ahead of time. Also, have in mind that Mykonos often gets windy and especially in August.
What to see and do in Mykonos
Mykonos Town, a prime example of Cycladic architecture. The famous Little Venice with its spectacular sunset views. The windmills in Chora.Ano Mera, a small inland village with restaurants and tavernas. The sacred island of Delos, one of the most important archaeological sites in Greece. The cosmopolitan beaches of Psarou, Panormos, Super Paradise, Paranga, Kalo Livadi and Kalafatis with their renowned beach bars and restaurants and also Lia, Agrari, Elia, Agios Sostis and Frangia.
Get inspired by a traditional wedding in Mykonos
The groom walks from his home to the church or the venue with his family members, close friends and a small group of musicians, playing traditional songs along the way. At the end of the wedding ceremony the newlyweds break a pomegranate, for good luck, on the threshold of their new home before they enter.
How to get to Mykonos
Arrive in Mykonos via direct flights from Athens or abroad. The airport is just 5 minutes away from the island center. You can also get to Mykonos by ferry from the ports of Piraeus and Rafina and from other Greek islands.
How to get around in Mykonos
By car, taxi, motorbikes and buses.
The Weather in Mykonos
Mild Mediterranean climate with a hot dry summer, sunny spring and some rainfalls in late autumn and winter.
Bring your dream wedding into reality in Mykonos with the help of Naido and our special selection of wedding professionals, accommodation options from hotels to villas and pic- turesque venues. Start planning your tailor-made wedding reception, party or even your honeymoon now and get a special quote.