If you are traveling from Athens to Milos the best options is to take a ferry port from Piraeus port. Check for Milos ferry and you will find different options available. Adamas Milos is the main port of Milos and is a very good option to stay in order to keep it as your base and explore the island.
This enchanting village boasts the Cycladic architecture featuring whitewashed structures, narrow streets paved with cobblestones and vibrant bougainvillea gracing the walls. Adamas Milos Village is a sought after destination for travelers seeking a taste of island life. With its locals, charming taverns and laid back ambiance it perfectly captures the serene and idyllic essence of Greek island living. Whether you’re leisurely strolling through the village or unwinding on one of its beaches nearby Adamas offers a glimpse into the tranquil and picturesque side of life, in Greeces islands.
In Adamas Milos there are plenty of must visit sights and things to do that visitors can enjoy. If you’re looking for an relaxing time, by the water, Lagada beach and Papikinou beach are choices. Lagada beach is the closest beach, located near the port of adamas milos and is the best option available for those staying in the village and want to do sunbathing close to the hotel or apartment that they stay while Papikinou beach is located a little further out, again within walking distance from adamantas right before the Milos Conference Centre.
History enthusiasts will find the ecclesiastical museum of Milos captivating. This museum exhibits a collection of artifacts and artwork shedding light on the islands traditions and heritage. The ecclesiastical museum of Milos located in the holy trinity church.
The milos mining museum is a must for those who want to find out more about the mining history of Milos and the natural rocky formations and the volcanic rock cliffs on the island. It offers insights into the islands mining past showcasing minerals and mining equipment. Whether you’re, into beaches or history or perhaps both Adamas has a range of activities and attractions to discover.
If you want to move a little further out on the island take the bus to Plaka village, the capital of Milos and Klima village where you will find the archaeological museum of Milos, the Venetian Castle, the ancient city of Klima and the early christian catacombs. The prehistoric archaeological site of Fylakopi, the most important settlement on the island, is also a must see on the island and is located next to Papafragas beach and caves. If you stay in adamas you can arrange a day trip to Pollonia village on the eastern side, the best part of the island.
Do not forget to check the photos and map of adamas once you are planning your trip in order to have a full understanding of the area and where everything is located.
There are a lot of companies that offer boat trips around Milos island in cyclades, most of them starting from the main port in adamas. Some of the best beaches in Milos that you will explore while on board are the famous kleftiko on the south side of the island, the Sarakiniko beach close to Papafragas caves and the Gerakas sandy beach next to the volcano of the island. The boat trips around the island are highly recommended for a full beach day with a lot of swimming and a lot of adventure.
There are a lot of companies to rent a car, the best way to get around the island at your own pace. Once you are on the island search on google maps for motorbike and car hire milos and a lot of options will pop up on your screen.
Otherwise you can always book a private tour for a more customized route. The bus connects adamas with all the main villages of Milos and the main bus station is located right in the heart of the village.
Adamas in Milos is the perfect place to stay. Except the adamas amenities that you will find available, if you base yourself in adamas everyhting on the island will be easily accessible as the village is well connected with the main milos bus schedule with all the important landmarks that deserve a visit in Milos. In the town of adamas someone can find a lot of options for hotels and restaurants. Some of the best restaurants in adamas are the Milos Breeze Restaurant that offers Mediterranean cuisine and has an amazing patio area, the Mikros Apoplous for seafood, the Psaravolada restaurant with direct view to the sea and the Jordan’s Meeting steak house Grill & Bar that offers amazing gluten free options.
Civitas Milos suites, Medousa studios and Santa Maria Village Resort & Spa are some of the top rated options for accommodation in Adamantas.
A very nice option while being on the island is to take a boat tour around the island. There are a lot of different companies that offer different trips around the coastline of the island and stop at the amazing beaches. Some of them offer full day trips, some others half day and some others private trips. In general you will find the option that suits better your schedule. In order to take a right decision on which company to choose see reviews and photos from the online sources. All of them till today start from Adamantas, located in the center of the island. You can walk along the port and find all the available options.
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