Aghios Stefanos and Tourlos beach in Mykonos Island
Situated at a distance 3 klm far from Chora and 1 klm from the new port of Tourlos at the North, this sandy beach is well protected from winds and attracts many people, mainly families. Many hotels, good restaurants taverns and cafes are available for tourists. There are also sea sport facilities; facilities for yachts (fuel and water supply, as well as anchorage) are also available.
The settlement, mostly touristic, one of the first developed in the island, is built amphitheatrically on a slope and views the beach and the nearby islands of Tinos, Syros, Rheneia.
Access is easy via public buses running regularly from Chora and Tourlos, as well as taxis, and private vehicles. Walking from Tourlos –but also from Chora – is also a good way to reach the beach.
2 klm north to Mykonos town(Chora) is found Tourlos, a beach and a low touristic settlement developed along the street leading to Chora,very popular for walking. At Tourlos it is located the new port of the island, with facilities both for the vessels of the line and the yachts.The new ring-road of Mykonos starts here.