Encircled by the cobalt shimmering Aegean Mykonos is an island of glamour, exhilaration and indulgence yet an island of blessings and devotion with more than 800 votive chapels and 250 churches and monasteries.
Amidst the must see attractions in Mykonos and major sightseeing in Mykonos Chora visitors should take the time to visit the religious monuments of the island and marvel the intriguing Cycladic architectural style, the brilliantly white washed exteriors, the exquisite Byzantine and spiritually blessed icons and follow the celebrations and feasts dedicated to the island’s saints so as to fully embrace the culture and tradition of this enchanting island of the Cyclades.
Standing on the other side of the mirror of the island’s effervescent character the holy side of Mykonos is equally remarkable and significant. Kivotos Boutique Hotel in Mykonos, one of the most exquisite Mykonos Luxury Hotels offers the perfect starting point to discover the sacred wonders of this utterly beautiful island.
From the most famous church Panagia Paraportiani, a religious architectural marvel consisting of 5 churches, to the Convent of Panagia dedicated to the assumption of Virgin Mary, the Monasteries of PanagiaTourliani and Palaiokastro, the convent of Agios Panteleimon, the catholic church of Panagia Rodario and the imposing Metropolis of Mykonos town, Mykonos Island is enfolded by the peace of religious heritage.