Milos, the island of Aphrodite (Venus), but also one of the most famous pirates’ hideouts during the Middle Ages, is a Cycladic island which distinguishes from the rest of Cyclades for its unique exotic beauty, attributed to its volcanic landscape and its adventurous past.
This island surrounded by past stories and legends about pirates, is the perfect place for family holidays, giving the opportunity of having an imaginary trip to pirates times through legends and landscapes like the caves of Kleftiko Papafragas, Sarakiniko and Katergo, which used to be the hideouts of formidable pirates! But note also that it is one of the best places especially for hopeless romantic couples, as the tranquillity of the island in combination with its breathtaking scenery gives to Milos an idyllic atmosphere.
There are so many things to do in Milos apart from swimming in its crystal emerald waters and relaxing at its fascinating beaches with the amazing rock formations (of different dazzling color variations) that create a majestic scenery. Some worth-mentioning things that you can do in Milos are:
Now without any further ado let us introduce Milos the island of the 100 beaches: some of them are:
.** It is easy to travel around the island. There is a bus network that connects Adamas with the main tourist beaches such as Paleochori and Provatas whilst also linking other communities in nearby, hilltop Plaka and coastal Pollonia which is further away in the north.
Milos and its hidden treasures are waiting for you!