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04.2016

Discover the Breathtaking History of Delos

Delos is an uninhabited island of significant historic value, a World Heritage Site from UNESCO that is worth visiting during your stay in Mykonos. If you have a passion for history, you will already know how prominent this island has been for the Greeks ever since antiquity. This is where they used to meet from all the city-states forming the great Athenian alliance back in the days and this is where they made their sacrifices, as a tribute to the Olympian Gods.

From the very first moment you set your foot on the sacred ground of Delos, you will feel an emblematic aura overwhelming you. There are still whispers from the glorious past of Delos and the Greeks calling your name. Along with the superb landscapes, you will be able to explore some of the finest excavations in whole Greece. The island was the birthplace of God Apollo, the God of Light. Amazingly preserved, the ruins succeed in depicting the prominent nature of Delos and its unique status in ancient Greece.
You can schedule a daily tour to Delos, departing from Mykonos and visiting this place of great beauty and value. You will have the opportunity to learn more about where the Greeks met and what they did during their stay in Delos. You will see a lot of spectacular findings from up close and you will listen to intriguing stories about the glorious past of the Athenians and their allies.

Do not miss out on the daily cruises from Mykonos to Delos. Set out on a different, magnificent journey with a wonderful destination. You will definitely get fascinated by the splendid character of Delos, that’s for sure!
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