Continent
Europe
Country
Greece
Next Big City
Mykonos
Next Town
Ornos
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, School, Shop, Repair, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Crystal clear
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Flat to choppy water.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Almost 400 m long, sandy beach. U-shaped bay. The beach has been cleaned and the concrete objects have been removed.

Weather

Spring:
Shorty, Normal
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Shorty, Normal
Winter:
Normal

Hot during summer, just shorts. During winter a wetsuit is needed.

Wind

Best Months:
May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
N
Main Direction:
N

Meltemi winds during summer.



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
Short walk

From Mykonos drive south to Ornos. The bay is just north of it, where the soccer stadium is.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

The kite center has placed some buoys at the two ends of the beach that the kiters are advised to not cross. When someone wishes to swim they are also advised to swim after those buoys so kiters and swimmers are safely apart.

Nightlife

Excellent nightlife on Mykonos. Amazing Hotels and restaurants also several other activities are available and is very close to other islands you can visit and explore during your stay. Great for families too.