Dilos, Mykonos (Greece)
The island of Delos near Mykonos near the centre of the Cyclades archipelago is one of the most important mythological historical and archaeological sites in Greece. The excavations in the island are among the most extensive in the Mediterranean ongoing work takes place under the direction of the Ephorate of Antiquities of Cyclades and many of the artifacts found are on display at the Archaeological Museum of Delos and the National Archaeological Museum of Athens. Delos had a position as a holy sanctuary for a millennium before Olympian Greek mythology made it the birthplace of Apollo and Artemis. From its Sacred Harbour the horizon shows the three conical mounds that have identified landscapes sacred to a goddess in other sites one retaining its Pre-Greek name Mount Kynthos is crowned with a sanctuary of Zeus.
Top Mykonos Tour Packages
Top tours featuring Dilos
Top Mykonos Tourist Attractions
Kyrgyzstan in Winter: Unfold the Silk Road Adventure in Snow
Kyrgyzstan, a winter wonderland, is one of the premier winter destinations on the list of top places to...
Skiing in Kazakhstan: An Adrenaline-rushing Experience for Ski Enthusiasts
Winter is just around the corner, and everyone must be planning their trips around the snowfall to experience...
Georgia in Winter: An Eternal Journey into Heaven
This winter wonderland has something for every traveler to delve into the adventure of snowdrift. In every part...