Platis Gialos is a seaside resort of Mykonos Island that is well known for its high standard tourism infrastructure and particularly for the endless golden sandy beach and its wide range of facilities for water sports or sunbathing. The resort is situated on the south side of Mykonos Island, just a 4.5 km. distance from Mykonos Town. Platis Gialos resort provides easy accessibility by car or boat to the most famous beaches of Mykonos Island such as, Paradise beach, Super Paradise and Psarrou Beach. Moreover, nearby the resort, are the ruins of two towers of the Hellenistic era, with a diameter of 3.50 m. each, known as the Doors, overlooking from high the beach of Platis Gialos. They were named like that because of the sustained upright door of the tower which was flanked by three large hewn granites. The beach of Platis Yialos provides also with excellent dining facilities and continuous transportation towards Mykonos Town.