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  4. Akrotíri

Best of Santorini Experience: 6-Hour Private Tour

Product ID: 72422
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See the top sights of Santorini on a private tour by Mercedes minibus. Admire the famous Santorini Caldera, visit the Venetsanos Winery and more.
About this activity
Duration 5.5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Romanian, Russian
Wheelchair accessible

Pick-up service

Your hotel or nearest point accessible by vehicle, the cable-car station at Fira, or the airport arrival terminal. If you are coming to Santorini from Athens or other Greek islands on a day trip, the tour can offer you a complimentary airport/port pickup and drop off service upon request, the meeting point for cruise ship travelers, is at the exit of the cable car in Fira town. The guide will wait for you with a sign bearing your name.
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  • Explore the ancient ruins at Akrotiri
  • Taste Santorini wines on an outdoor terrace with stunning views
  • Visit the famous Blue Dome Church in Firostefani
Full description
The first stop on your private tour is to take in views of the Santorini Caldera and hear commentary from your guide on its formation. This 6-hour tour is priced for a group of up to 4 people.

Continue through scenic countryside to the village of Oia, the most photographed location in Santorini. You’ll also visit the village of Imerovigli, situated on a higher cliff with an incredible view.

Make a short stop in Firostefani to see the famous Blue Dome Church, the subject of so many Santorini postcards. Continue to the peak of Prophet Ilias, the island’s highest mountain, standing 2,000 feet above sea level.

Next on the itinerary is a visit to the village of Pyrgos, the old capital. Take a guided walk along narrow paths to the ruins of the Venetian castle. Explore the Akrotiri excavations – the site of a prehistoric Bronze Age city that was frozen in time by ash from the Minoan volcanic eruption.

Admire the Red and Black beaches. Enjoy an optional lunch at a seaside restaurant before visiting the Venetsanos Winery, where you’ll learn the secrets of wine making and enjoy the tastes of fine local wines.
  • Private tour
  • Professional guide, private local tour guide during the whole tour for groups of 4 or more people
  • Pick-up and drop off (at designated locations)
  • Transportation by air-conditioned minivan
  • Bottled water
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees to Akrotiri (€12)

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Important information
Know before you go
• The itinerary is flexible and can be customized according to your preferences
• Children must be accompanied by an adult, infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking
• An average amount of easy walking is involved
• This tour operates in all weather conditions so please dress appropriately

From £344.43 Per group up to 1

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