Full-day Santorini Island Tour & Akrotiri

Highlights:  Breathtaking Caldera views in Oia, Akrotiri excavations, lunch at Perissa beach, The capital of Fira

Outline: Begin with a scenic drive through the plains of Santorini to the picturesque village of Oia, the crowning glory of tranquillity, boasting the most superb views of the caldera. Continue to Akrotiri excavations which houses complexes of multi-level buildings, streets and squares, with remains of walls standing as high as 8 meters, all entombed in the solidified ash of the famous eruption of Thera. Next stop the seaside village of Perissa. Enjoy lunch next to the endless dark sand beach, before our final stop at Fira. Stroll through of its beautiful buildings, blue domed churches and sun-bathed verandas, as well as its boutiques and shops.

Duration: 6 hours

Included: Private A/C vehicle & driver, Licensed English-speaking guide, Entrance fees to indicated sites, Taxes

Activity level: MODERATE, involves steps and walking over cobbled paths

Tips: Wear flat, comfortable walking shoes. Carry a bottle of water and wear plenty of sunscreen and a hat, especially in the summer.