Thing to do in Santorini

 
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Things To Do in Santorini

Things To Do in Santorini

Rent a Hotel

The first thing that you have to do before you go to Santorini is to rent a place to stay. See hotels.

Walking in Fira

The first day that you will come to Santorini you and your family will be a litle tire for any tour , so the best thing to do is to walk through the narrow streets of Fira which is the capital of Santorini  a typical representation of the most common characteristic of the Cycladic islands
Santorini Photo tour
If you Just got married and you are coming to Santorini for honey moon, the best way to explore the Island and enjoin every minute of it, is to hire a professional photographer to drive you around the Island and take a professional pictures for you a your partner. You will see the whole Island Of Santorini and at the and of the tour you will get a CD with all the professional pictures with you on the pictures and they will look like a post cards.
Volcano Cruises
 Every one can visit the volcano via daily cruises so as to enjoy a cruise around the Caldera and the steaming volcano's. There is a walk of 25 Minutes to the crater of Nea Kameni   ( the new burn  Island ) . After you will be taken to Palea kameni ( the old burn Island ) where you can enjoy the swimming at the hot springs.
Santorini Sailing
Discover the way to Atlantis and let the volcanic wilderness of the worlds largest caldera take your breath away. One of the best thing to do in Santorini is to go for Semi private Sailing  tours with luxury catamarans that they start the tour every day from Vlixada port.
Archaeological site of Akrotiri
It is one of the most important prehistoric settlements of the Aegean. The first habitation at the site dates from the Late Neolithic times (at least the 4th millenium B.C.)...
Oia Sunset
Oia is considered to be the most photographed place in Greece! Not by chance, since its main attraction is the magical sunset. Oia village has become synonymous with the sunset, the commonest phenomenon of the world, which in Oia takes other dimensions
Renting a scooter or a Car
On an island holiday is a must do activity that my husband and I never fail to do during a holiday and we highly recommend this when you visit Santorini Island. Just bear in mind that you need to be a good driver to do this on Santorini as the roads are very narrow and windy.
Explore all the beaches of Santorini
See all the most popular black Sandy beaches of Santorini, Kamari, Perissa and Perivolos. Monolithos and Vlihada beach is an ideal for families with yang kids place for a quiet relaxing vacation. Also go and walk to Red Beach which has a magnificent red volcanic cliff
Ride donkey from the old port in Fira up to 750 steps
It will be  uncomfortable. If you dot want to take the full day tour to the Volcano. The best way is to take the cable car from Fira and go to the old port. ( 5 Euros per person ) From there take the small tender boats to the Volcano and hot springs for 2 hours. ( The cost is 15 - 20 Euros )  and come back to the port. On the way back to Fira hire the donkey for the ride up to the town ( 5 Euros per person ). It will be an Unforgettable expedients for every one. Don't forget to have your Camera with you. 
 
Wine tasting

Santorini produces some of Greece’s best white wines. The winemaking museum at the Koutsouannopoulos Vineyard (open 10am-8pm) traces the history of wine production on the island from 1660 onwards, with waxwork figures and reconstructions of working machinery. Personal audio tours are available in ten languages. And yes, it’s possible to taste the wines!

Koutsouannopoulos Winery; On the road from the port to Kamari; Kamari, Santorini; 011-30-22860-31322; www.volcanwines.gr
 
Art Space

From April through October, this small gallery stages exhibitions focusing on contemporary Greek and foreign artists. Located in a late-19th-century winery – converted into a gallery in 1999 – the exhibitions are staged in two large cavernous kanaves (wine cellars) carved out of pumice rock.

Exo Gonia village (between Kamari and Pyrgos); Kamari, Santorini; 011-30-22860-32774; www.artspace-santorini.com
 
Santorini Dive Center

Santorini’s underwater caldera offers fascinating opportunities for diving enthusiasts. Santorini Dive Center has a base near Akrotiri, affording fast and easy access to the caldera and the volcano, plus the chance to explore nearby underwater caves, reefs, and wrecks. At their second base, in Perissa, they run a two-hour Discover Scuba program for beginners.

Caldera beach; Akrotiri, Santorini; www.divecenter.gr
 
Museum of Prehistoric Thira

Although the Akrotiri archaeological site is likely to remain closed through 2009, you can see finds from this ancient Minoan town, which was buried below lava in the 17th-century BC, at the Museum of Prehistoric Thira. Highlights include painted ceramics and frescoes depicting swallows, antelopes, monkeys, and women in Minoan dress.

Behind the main church; Thira, Santorini; 011-30-22860-23217
 
 
 
 
 

 


 Santorini Top destinations

  Fira

Perivolos

Pyrgos
  Oia Village Akrotiri Imerovigli
  Kamari Ammoudi Firostefani
  Perissa Monolithos Karterados

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