Beautiful beach resort close to Mykonos Town
Agios Ioannis lies on the fringes of the capital Mykonos Town, and is ideal for immersing yourself in village life while surrounded by stunning natural sights. The pale white sands make this the perfect place for beach lovers wanting to find their own little stretch, while those wanting to try watersports will find plenty on offer here. Behind the beach are emerald green hills perfect for explorers, hikers, and mountain bikers.
The quiet little village is the perfect place to soak up famously excellent Greek cuisine and hospitality. There are little tavernas and restaurants dotted throughout, serving up creamy dips, fresh local seafood, freshly picked olives, and fine local wines. If you want to explore the coastline, rent a car, and drive along the coastal road from where you can see spectacular beaches and small fishing villages. Further inland there are monasteries and small farming communities where you can really explore island culture.
Holidays in Agios Ioannis are all about the opportunities to relax. Its beautiful surroundings make it a picture perfect holiday destination, while the crystal clear waters of the sea are ideal for a cooling dip. Book boat trips and enjoy a day of exploring as your private driver takes you to little coves where you can stop for a snorkel or enjoy a traditional Greek picnic.
At Sovereign we’ll ensure you get the most from your luxury holiday in Agios Ioannis. We’ve perfected the art of holidaymaking, with expert staff on hand to help you choose the right trip for you. Stay at the De.light Boutique Hotel and you can enjoy romantic touches like candlelit dining, elegant interiors, and spectacular sea views from the sun terrace. When it comes to relaxing, choose from fantastic treatments in the spa, using expert products from the Dead Sea.
The flight to Mykonos is around 3 hours 45 minutes from the UK.
Transfer time from Mykonos airport to Agios Ioannis is approximately 20 minutes.
Spring and autumn are ideal for sightseers in Mykonos, with daily sunshine and temperatures staying around the early 20s. For the best beach weather, however, expect the mercury to soar past 30°C throughout July and August, although Mykonos’ location means you get some tempering winds to take the edge off the heat.
Currently visas are not required for UK citizens travelling to Greece.
In Greece, a service charge will be included in the bill at restaurants and bars. Much like the UK, an additional tip is not required, although is appreciated for particularly good service. It is common to round off the amount when paying cash, particularly with wait staff and taxi drivers.
The official language of Greece is Greek. English is widely spoken, too, so getting by is easy.