Ancient Akrotiri and Museum of Prehistoric Thera
Explore the amazing archeological site of Akrotiri city on the south side of Santorini. A unique treasure of the cultural heritage of the country, now protected under the shade of the new shelter built a few years ago. Unfold the history of a sophisticated society that lived there over 3600 years ago and learn all details about the ingenious design of the houses that for centuries remained buried under the volcanic ash after the cataclysmic Minoan eruption . Witness the history of this society of seamen whose fate remains unknown up to nowadays. This archeological visit can only be completed with the visit of the museum at Fira town that houses some of the findings from the excavations.
From your hotel , or any other place that is more convenient for you, to Akrotiri Archeological Complex and then a drive back to the capital Fira for visiting the Museum of Prehistoric Thera.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: If you are a cruise ship passenger I will meet you at the EXIT of the cable car station ,UP on the top of the cliffs, at Fira town, holding a sign with your name on it.After your disembarkation at the old port ,you need to take the cable car up ,where you will see me.
Duration: 3 hours
Transportation is provided by a 7 seater MERCEDES VAN FULLY INSURED with a separate driver
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 euros - Entrances fees at the monuments, drinks .
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Nous avons adoré Chara. Une personne merveilleuse et généreuse qu'on porte facilement dans son cœur. C'était très riche culturellement et nous remercions encore Chara pour sa gentillesse et tout ce qu'elle nous a appris. Mille mercis