NAT GEO DAY TOUR: Mykonos Tradition & Modernity – Photography Tour

NAT GEO DAY TOUR: Mykonos Tradition & Modernity – Photography Tour

Focus on the highlights of Mykonos Chora and the island’s charming interior on this fascinating photography tour. Meet with your National Geographic-trained photography guide who will give you tips on capturing the perfect photograph while introducing you to this wonderful destination through the lens of National Geographic. Visit Mykonos Town to discover Little Venice, the iconic windmills, and its labyrinth of streets. You’ll see the lighthouse and the Monastery of Ano Mera, where you will enjoy a typical Greek meal as the photographer reviews your photos.

Begin the tour with an insightful session led by your National Geographic-trained photography guide, who will give tips and techniques on composition, lighting, and storytelling through in your images. You’ll learn how National Geographic images help to tell their stories. You’ll also learn about the just-for-fun contest where your guide will select the “best photo” from your group. Throughout the tour, the aim is to photograph both traditional architecture and modern lifestyle.

Your photo stops begin in and around Mykonos Town, where you’ll have several key locations. Overlooking the town are the much-photographed windmills, standing proud with a prime view of the sea and beyond. Close by, you’ll find Little Venice replete with elegant old houses that are situated on the edge of the sea. Then, as you make your way into the town, you’ll have the opportunity to capture hidden gems as you walk through the labyrinth of streets.
Following a short journey inward, you’ll arrive at the lighthouse which overlooks the neighboring island of Tinos and offers the opportunity to capture some wonderful shots. You’ll also visit the village of Ano Mera and the Monastery of Panagia Tourliani which are perfect to practice the tips you have learned.

The tour ends at a local taverna where you’ll sit down for a delicious lunch of local cuisine along with a glass of wine or refreshment. As you enjoy the meal, your photographer guide will comment on the photos you and your fellow travelers captured throughout the tour, highlighting the best shots, and declaring the best photo on this amazing tour!

Notes: This Yachting Land Adventure must be booked 48 Hours (2 days) prior to arrival in the port to confirm its operation during your voyage. Please book on the website, or onboard, early to avoid disappointment. Cancellations after the deadline are non-refundable. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures or Nat Geo programs are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board.

Port: Mykonos

Duration: 7 hours

Current Price: 479 USD