Milos is a volcanic Greek island in the Aegean Sea, just north of the Sea of Crete. Milos is the southwesternmost island in the Cyclades group. The island is famous for the statue of Aphrodite and also for statues of the Greek god Asclepius and the Poseidon. The Municipality of Milos also includes the uninhabited offshore islands of Antimilos and Akradies.
The capital of the island is Plaka and the main port is Adamas where you can find cafes,restaurants,car-moto offices and our rooms "Venus de Milo Studios" . The most famous beaches of Milos island include Sarakiniko, Agia Kiriaki, Firiplaka, Papafragas, Provatas and Tsigrado. Tour boats leave from Adamas and sail along the coast offering visitors some of the most amazing, and mostly hidden, views of the island. A particularly impressive site is Kleftiko on the southern side of Milos, a spot with amazing rocks in the middle of the sea.
As a tourist destination, Milos island maintains its low-key and relaxed vibe. An island for everyone, but mostly those seeking beauty in nature and uniqueness in character, Milos is equally suited for families as well as young people. It is easily accessible from Athens by ferry or plane.
Photographs by Vasilakis Michalis