Santorini Tours from Crete. Available every day of the week.
SANTORINI IN BRIEF
The most famous island in Cyclades, will capture you with its beauty and stunning Caldera views. Many reasons made this island with more than 4.500 years of cultural history famous worldwide. Geographically Santorini is in the southernmost island in the Cyclades in the Aegean Sea east of the mainland of Greece. Santorini’s name is referred to the old cathedral of ‘’Santa Irene’’ in the village of Perissa.
The unique view from caldera, is considered to be one of the most fascinating views globally. The inspiring beauty and the romantic vibes of the island and a must see destination in the world.
There is one holding theory, connecting the island to the mythical Atlantis. Multicolored beaches, gorgeous scenery and ancient villages. With traditional Greek white houses built on colorful cliffs, excellent restaurants. Taste some of the world’s best wine.
Departure from Crete
Your experience starts from Crete with a luxurious high speed vessel named “Champion Jet 2 “. Departing dailing from the ports of Heraklion or Rethymno. The ferry arrives in 2 hours.
Arrival in Santorini – Visit Oia
When you arrive at the port of Santorini (Athinios), you will relax on a comfortable, air-conditioned bus which will be waiting for you escorted by our professional guides. First you will visit the village of Oia, the northern tip of the island. During the journey you will enjoy the view of the countryside while our guides will provide information concerning the island and its history. Built on the northern part of the Caldera rim, Oia offers magnificent view of houses studded along the volcanic rock hillside overlooking both the Mediterranean and Aegean sea.
Our next stop will be the island’s capital (chora), called “Fira”. There you will have plenty of free time to explore the picturesque traditional little alleys, admire the unique aesthetics of Aegean architecture, shop or simply enjoy a drink and the view of the volcano over the cliffs of Caldera.
Later on, you have the choice of spending the next two hours in one of the following:
- Visit the magnificent black sand beach of Perissa – Perivolos |or
- Take a boat trip to the volcanic hot springs by traditional wooden boats. Spend some time to capture the view of the volcano and swim in the hot springs.
- Spend more free time at Fira – the beautiful capital of the island
You can purchase your tickets upon availability from the guides.
Departure from Santorini – Arrival to Crete
At the end of the excursion our buses will arrive at the port of Santorini where you will embark in our vessel and travel back to Crete. One can enjoy the beautiful and colorful Greek sunset while crossing the Aegean and Cretan seas.
Daily available tours in English, German, French, Russian, Polish, Dutch. Further information regarding the Hungarian, Czech, Italian tour is available upon request.