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The Island of Delos
The Island of Delos

Tour Date: Aug 4 2022
Port/City: Mykonos, Greece
Pick Up: RC Odyssey Of The Seas
Start Time: 8AM
Duration: 4 Hours
Minimum Group Size is : 4


This 3.5 - 4 Hour Private Shore Excursion Includes:
  • Pick up from Hotel or Port of Mykonos
  • Private English Speaking Licensed Guide
  • One Way Transfer to Mykonos Ferry
  • Round Trip Ferry to Delos
  • Included Interior Visits- Site of Delos
Please Note: In the event of high winds the local ferries cannot operate and all trips to Delos are cancelled. If this happens you will enjoy a walking tour of Mykonos and be refunded the cost of ferry tickets and Delos entrance.

Please Note: The prices shown below are not valid on Sundays or local National Holidays. If your only day in this city is Sunday, please Contact Us for pricing and availability.

Price: $186.00 (Per Person)

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Mykonos Shore Excursion

This Mykonos shore trip visits the small uninhabited island of Delos. According to mythology it was the birthplace of Apollo, the god of music, light and beauty. Today the island is one of the most respected and revered sanctuaries of antiquity.

After meeting your private guide you transfer to the ferry port in the town of Mykonos where you'll board the local kaiki (ferries) to Delos. Located virtually at the center of the Cyclades island group, Delos developed into one of the most important trading centers of the Mediterranean. It was once the religious center of the entire Aegean. Pilgrims from all over the known world came to pay their respect to the God, bringing gifts and offerings, and making the island one of the most important sanctuary islands of the ancient world.

In the early 19th century excavations uncovered ruins of a long dead city. Beautiful artifacts such as the Naxos marble lions and splendid mosaic floors are visible amid the ruins and inside the small museum. Rising above the ruins of the ancient city is Mount Kynthos. Here the earliest traces of habitation were discovered, dating back to the 3rd century B.C.

After your walking tour of Delos you return to the harbor in Mykonos where your tour ends and you can enjoy free time in the town of Mykonos.

Please Note: It is about a 20 minute walk through the town and along the harbor to return to the pier where large cruise ships dock. Most cruise lines offer free shuttles from the town back to the ship.

Mobility: NO wheelchairs

If you cannot find what you are looking for, our Mykonos shore excursions can also be customized to fit your needs. If you have a larger group, we can offer you a private Mykonos shore trip using a mid-size bus or full size coach. Please contact us with any questions or to receive a customized quote.