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Santorini: Scuba Diving Experience in the Volcanic Caldera

1. Santorini: Scuba Diving Experience in the Volcanic Caldera

Enjoy scuba diving in Santorini and dive into the biggest volcanic caldera in the world with your instructor. Swim around and explore the dramatic ocean landscape. See where volcanic eruptions took place under the sea. Begin the activity by meeting your instructor. Next, get kitted out in your scuba gear and head to the dive site. Have a quick briefing on everything you need to know including the equipment, body, environment, and diving hand signals. Next, when you feel comfortable, dive into the volcanic reef inside the caldera of Santorini. Admire the colorful Mediterranean marine life as you breathe underwater. Dive for around 45-minutes before finishing.

Santorini: Scuba Dive Experience

2. Santorini: Scuba Dive Experience

Start from the beautiful Bay of Ammoudi, where the boats are moored. A professional team will assist you with finding the right sized diving suit and all necessary equipment. Depending on the weather and level of experience of the group, visit a selection of the best sites around Caldera and Volcanic islands.  Take a boat ride to two different diving locations. In the underwater world of Santorini, dive in clear blue water amongst reefs, lava formations, wrecks, and cliffs. Experience wall diving and cave diving in sites around the islands. At the end of the activity, return back to the Amoudi bay to transfer back to the drop off location.

Oia: 2 Guided Scuba Dives off Santorini for Certified Divers

3. Oia: 2 Guided Scuba Dives off Santorini for Certified Divers

Spend the morning enjoying 2 full dives around Caldera and the volcanic islands of Santorini. After meeting at the main office in Oia, you’ll be driven to the port, where you’ll have quick access to the best dives sites around these islands. Dive among reefs, cliffs, wrecks, drop-offs, volcanic formations, and more. Water conditions in Santorini are perfect for diving, with around 30 meters of visibility and no strong currents. Perfect for beginners and experts alike, come enjoy the water with all gear included. You'll return to Oia by approximately 1:00 PM.

Santorini: Private Diamond 36 Motor Yacht Caldera Cruise

4. Santorini: Private Diamond 36 Motor Yacht Caldera Cruise

Discover the sparkling waters around Santorini on this private cruise on the brand new Diamond 36 yacht. Create your own itinerary — swim at pristine beaches, sunbathe on deck, and snorkel. Enjoy a fresh Greek meal with Santorini wine.  Hop on board your private cruise and visit Thirassia, a fishermen’s island ideal for swimming and admiring the unique view of Manolas village — a charming hamlet where time seems to have stopped. Feel the energy of the volcano while heading to the hot springs and admire the whitewashed cliffs at Aspronissi. Discover hidden caves and coasts only accessible by boat, passing by the Fira Old Port, tucked into natural cliffs. Sate your hunger with a freshly prepared meal bursting with Greek delicacies and Santorinian wine, served in the shade on the deck. Choose from cruise lengths of 3, 4, or 5 hours.

Santorini: Private 5-Hour Sunset Sailing Tour with Dinner

5. Santorini: Private 5-Hour Sunset Sailing Tour with Dinner

You'll begin by being picked up from your accommodation in Santorini. From there you will head to the southern part of the island to begin your Santorini sailing tour. Your tour will depart from the Vlychada port on the south of the island. From there it travels along the famous red and white beach where there will be a brief stop for pictures. Entering the caldera, the lighthouse will look down on you from above as you make your way to the local hot springs. The main stop will be in Thirassia, where you will be able to swim and snorkel before enjoying a tasty dinner. From there you will have the opportunity to marvel at a wonderful pallet of colors cast by the setting sun over the sky of Santorini. The captain will be at your disposal to ask for any route change and make your sea excursion an absolutely personalized experience. Additionally, this sailing cruise offers you the opportunity to steer the wheel on your own if you wish, and if the circumstances (weather and sea conditions) allow it. Following the sunset it will be time to go back to Vlychada to complete the sailing cruise. Once there, your transfer to your hotel will be waiting for you to conclude this beautiful evening.

Santorini: Sunset Caldera Cruise with BBQ Meal and Drinks

6. Santorini: Sunset Caldera Cruise with BBQ Meal and Drinks

Your cruise will begin with pick-up from your accommodation in Santorini. You will then depart from Vlihada Marina, and sail past the Ancient City of Akrotiri. Make your way to the Red and White Beaches, from where you'll sail past the Indian Head Mountain and Venetian Lighthouse into the picturesque Caldera. Visit private bays with free time for swimming and snorkeling on beaches only accessible from the water. After the hot springs, a delicious meal will be prepared for you. After dinner, you will sail past the Volcanic Islands and Aspronisi to Vlihada Marina. Enjoy the views of the sunset on the Aegean sea. At the end of your cruise you will be picked up and transported back to your accommodation in Santorini.

Santorini: Private Cruise to Folegandros, Milos & Polyaigos

7. Santorini: Private Cruise to Folegandros, Milos & Polyaigos

Folegandros, an untouched in the midst of the Cyclades. Visit for the most authentic Greek island experience while enjoying the sheer beauty and stunning landscapes. Whitewashed buildings and sheer cliff drop convey the island’s ethereal, yet wild, beauty. Milos, the island of Aphrodite. The extraordinary colors and out of this world landscapes, shaped by its volcanic past, captivates the visitors. Dive into crystal clear blue waters and explore the pirate caves unlike in any other island. Polyaigos, an exotic of Southern Cyclades. The largest uninhabited island of the Aegean Sea offers images that cannot be described in words. It appears with its virgin landscape of pristine beaches, the luminous blue of its waters but an escape for rare and protected wildlife.

From Oia: Private Sailing Day Trip to Therasia & Lunch

8. From Oia: Private Sailing Day Trip to Therasia & Lunch

You'll begin by being picked up from your accommodation in Santorini. From there you will head to the southern part of the island to begin your Santorini sailing tour. Your tour will depart from the Vlychada port on the south of the island. From there it travels along the famous red and white beach where there will be a brief stop for pictures. Entering the caldera, the lighthouse will look down on you from above as you make your way to the local hot springs. The main stop will be in Thirassia, where you will be able to swim and snorkel before enjoying a tasty lunch. From there you will have the opportunity to marvel at a wonderful pallet of colors cast by the setting sun over the sky of Santorini. The captain will be at your disposal to ask for any route change and make your sea excursion an absolutely personalized experience. Additionally, this sailing cruise offers you the opportunity to steer the wheel on your own if you wish, and if the circumstances (weather and sea conditions) allow it. Then, it is time to go back to Vlychada to complete the sailing cruise. Once there, your transfer to your hotel will be waiting for you to conclude this beautiful tour.

Santorini: Private RIB Rental with Boat License or a Skipper

9. Santorini: Private RIB Rental with Boat License or a Skipper

Brand New 2022 Olympic RIB - pneumatic 7.2Cruiser (26foot) with 225hp Mercury Outboard equipped with Active Trim! This boat is a rigid inflatable boat with complete front area/sun deck cowered with pillows. Maximum capacity is 9 persons. This boat has a cruising speed of 30knots, and can reach a top speed of 45knots. The Charter is Bare Boat or Skippered, you require a Boat Driving License in order to rent it bare-boat. In case that you rent more than one day we will provide you with a FREE mooring. ***Fuel is not included in price*** Average Fuel consumption for half day is 33lt Average Fuel consumption for all day is 40lt Fuel Tank is 400lt. This Olympic RIB model is fully equipped, it respects all the equipments required by Greek authorities, for example life jackets, an Info map and a Nautical map, fire extinguisher, navigation lights etc. It is also equipped with a tracking device which is used in case of emergency. You will also find on board : - Radio including a with USB port - USB Fast Charger - Simrad GPS 9inch It is the perfect boat to spend a day cruising on the sea with friends or family. You will enjoy your day, under the Greek sun, swimming, having fun and discovering the beautiful and breathtaking caldera view of Santorini. We can also visit other islands, please find some suggestions below: Anafi, Ios, Folegandros, Mykonos, Paros, Naxos, Milos, Koufonisia, Sikinos, Serifos, Sifnos, Delos, Kythnos For any other destination dont hesitate to contact us! Please note that security deposit is 800€ See you soon! Anestis

Santorini: Private Cruise of Santorini Caldera with Open Bar

10. Santorini: Private Cruise of Santorini Caldera with Open Bar

Admire the unique Red and the White Beach, put the cameras on and let the photo shooting begin! Dive in the crystal-clear waters of the Black Mountain and try some snorkeling! Admire from the sea level, one of the largest Volcanic Calderas in the world! Discover the magic of geothermal energy, by swimming in the Hot Springs of the Volcanos! Enjoy the sun and the crystal-clear waters of Thirassia island, put some goggles on and dive in!

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4.9 / 5

based on 58 reviews

The diving instructors explain very well. They have a great sense of humor and assist you in a way that you feel safe and taken care of the whole time. Thank you so much for my first Scuba Experience!

The instructors were really professional and knowledgable. The made the whole experience feel really safe even for a total begginer.

It was great! To make the first contact with diving, they explain everything great and accompany you in the process. Thank you!!

a first for me and it was just magnificent the diving team are top, the explanations their kindness. Thanks very much !

great time, very well explained and staff at the top