The beautiful Milos is a volcanic island of the Cyclades, between the islands of Antimalos, Kimolos and Polyaigos, with a deep bay in the center of Milos and one of the largest and safest natural harbors in Greece, the main harbor of Milos, Adamas or Adamantas. and a second harbor in Pollonia or Apollonia, as well as an airport, Milos National Airport. On the island, the rental car from Imperial Car Rental offers great freedom of movement. You can pick up the vehicle you have selected from Milos Bus Station in Adamas.
The history of Milos begins from the prehistoric times and the Mesolithic era, 8000 BC, while already in the Neolithic era there were facilities for mining and processing of obsidian. In the Mycenaean era, around 2,300 BC, the island experienced great prosperity, with the main settlement of Fylakopi, later inhabited by Dorians, allied with the Macedonians, conquered by the Romans, incorporated into the Byzantine Empire, occupied successively by Franks, Venetians and Turks , liberated in 1830, experienced bloody German occupation in 1941-1944 and began to recover rapidly after the liberation.
Starting from the scenic Adamas with its two beautiful Lagada and Papikinos beaches, the Lakkos municipal thermal baths in the cave, the traditional Cycladic architecture, the Mining Museum and the Maritime Museum, continue with the car from the rental of Imperial Car Rental to the other parts of the exotic island with the stunning landscapes and the different kinds of rocks.
Following the road to the northeast you will find the wonderful settlements of Schinopi, the magnificent Klima with the "wires", the shelters of small boats next to the sea, dug in the volcanic streets, Trypiti, with the ancient town of Milos built on the slope between them, the ruins of the walls and important buildings, the catacombs of Milos, the great community cemetery of the early Christian years, the only ones that survive in Greece.
Very close are the picturesque Pera Triovasalos and Triovasalos, the capital of Plaka with the ancient castle, the Archaeological Museum, the Folklore and Historical Museum and the most beautiful sunset in the Mediterranean, the fishing village of Fourkovouni, Platiena, the unique Fyropotamos with the archaeological site and its lovely beach.
To the north, you will find a number of beautiful villages and enchanting beaches, Mandrakia, the lunar Sarakiniko old pirates shelter, Alogomandra, Phaeina and Papafragas with dreamy beaches and views of Glaronisia, the wonderful Phylakopi with the prehistoric settlement, the picturesque fishing village of Pollonia or Apollonia with the beautiful Pollonia marina, the Boudia, the odious Thiotere. The south side of Milos is revealed to you, exploring it with the Imperial Car Rental. See the unspoiled beaches of Kolymbisonas, Palaiochori, Agia Kyriaki, Kalamos, exotic Tsigrados with turquoise waters and whitewashed pearl sand, Fyriplak, Provatas, Katergos, Elder, Kleftiko, beautiful beach and old piratical lair.
To the west, the wild beauty of the coast with the beaches of Sykia Cave, Ammoudaraki, Triades, Agathia, Kalogeri and Vani will compensate you, arriving there by boat. Inside the bay, in the central part of the island, is the picturesque Ebourios, the cove and the beautiful beach of Rivari, Fatourena, the peaceful Achivadolimni next to the pond, the largest natural wetland of the Cyclades and the cypress forest, the rare habitat century-old trees and the picturesque settlement and beach of Canava.
It is worth visiting the Imperial Car Rental Milos, the traditional seaside settlements of Zephyria, Komios, Katsaronas, Agioi Anargyroi, the old sulfur mines in the odor of Thaifa and the thermal springs in Lakkos, Canava, Makrinos, Pikorpigi, Provatas and Alyki. The colorful Milos, with the ancient history, the unparalleled exotic beauty, where the famous statue of Aphrodite was discovered, is entitled to the title of the most fascinating island of Greece, which you will discover by exploring it with the car rental service Imperial Car Rental.