Best seller shore excursion in Santorini
Cruise ships anchor near the cliffs and tender boats will take you ashore at the old port where the cable car station is situated. From there you take the cable car up. A 4 minutes ride will bring you up at the exit of the station .
This tour starts from the exit of the cable car at the main town of the island , Fira, and includes all the must-sees sites and settlements of Santorini, such as the unique and fantastic blue domes of Oia village on the northernmost tip of the island , also Pyrgos the medieval village of the mainland, a visit at a local winery and the archeological highlight of the Aegean sea, Akrotiri archeological site, the purposed city of Atlantis, on the south .
The drive through the vineyards of the mainland is spectacular and breathtaking, so we won't miss the opportunity to sample the local wine at a winery and find out about the unique soil and the type of dry farming, practiced for so many centuries. The volcanic terroir of Santorini gives romantic dry wines with crisp acidity
This tour starts from the exit of the cable car station at the main town Fira and it is specially designed for cruise ships passengers in order for them to be able to explore the highlights of Santorini with an expert official guide. It includes a drive and visit to the famous for its views and blue domes Oia village, a short walking at Pyrgos , the fortified village of the inland, a visit at a local winery and an Akrotiri excavations guided tour .
The drive through the island is going to be more than spectacular , and photo stops are included for capturing the magic views of the volcano and its famous water filled caldera . It concludes at Fira after 6 hours where the cable car is.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Suggested by Guide: If you are cruise ship passenger : I will meet you at the EXIT OF THE CABLE CAR STATION holding a sign with your name on it. After your disembarkation at the old port, you need to take the cable car up on the top of the cliffs at Fira town where I will be waiting for you right at the EXIT. If you are staying in Santorini I will meet you at your hotel.
Duration: 6 hours
Fully a/c 7 seater private Mercedes van model 2016 with a separate driver.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 euros - For entrance fees at the archeological site, drinks or coffees, personal expenses .
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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Chara was great! Really super tour!!
John Paul Berry Jr