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Santorini: Private Half-Day Tour

Product ID: 193661
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A half-day tour taking you on a trip to the top attractions of Santorini. Specially designed for first-time travelers, this tour enables you to make the best use of your limited time on this picturesque island.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pick-up included

Hotel or your airbnb pick-up, the driver or guide will meet in the reception or in the entrance. If you are a Cruise passenger the meeting point for the tour is at the cable car's exit in Fira town. Your guide or driver will wait for you there, holding a sign with your name. Please be ready at least 10 minutes before.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the spectacular villages of Oia, Firostefani and Imerovigli
  • Experience panoramic views of Caldera
  • Tour the Koutsogiannopoulos Wine Museum
  • Stand atop Ilias mountain and see a 360-degree view of the island
  • Discover the unique Red Beach with lava rocks, and the famous Black Sand Beach
  • Visit one of the best wineries on the island
Full description
Your private tour starts from the north part of Santorini Island, where the spectacular villages of Oia, Firostefani and Imerovigli are located. You will experience the endless panoramic views of Caldera, Thirasia Island and the volcanic islands Palea and Nea Kameni. You will also have the opportunity to take pictures of white houses and blue domed churches whilst there.

Afterwards, it is suggested to visit the Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, which occupies a natural cave. It is 8 meters below ground, 300-meters long and has a labyrinth-like shape. The Wine Museum presents the history of wine and the life of vine-growers in Santorini from 1660 to 1970. Here, visitors can learn about the history of wine, and at the end you can taste a variety of famous local wines.

Following this, you will make your way to the top of Prophet Ilias mountain, 1,500 feet above sea level and with a 360-degree view of the island and the Aegean sea. It is up here where you will also find a picturesque monastery. Later on, you will head towards the traditional settlement of Megalochori, where you will be able to explore it, walking through the traditional alleys and being able to see the local houses and architecture. Finally, your last two stops will be to the unique Red Beach, which is full of red iron volcanic lava rocks, and the famous 2.5-mile-long Black Sand Beach.

Includes
  • Experienced English-speaking driver
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Bottled water
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees to the wine tasting
  • Entrances to the museums
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
• Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking

From £322.46 Per group up to 4

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The breeze tour

Product ID: 193661