Interested in excursions and tours on Santorini island? Check the most popular activities below:

CALDERA & OIA SUNSET with KING THIRA Boat Tours

From the port of Athinios we board the boat King Thiras. Our first stop will be the Volcanic Island of Nea Kameni where we walk up the ascending soil path and approach the crater of the still active Volcano to reach the crater, and then you walk down the dirt path to the boat to continue our journey to the Island of Palea Kameni where the boat will stop around 50 meters from the opening and you can swim in the green sulphur waters of the hot springs, wet your feet or just enjoy the view. The journey continues after the hot springs to Thirassia Island which was once part of Santorini before the big Explosion of the Volcano. There you will stay for two hours and you can swim on the beach of Thirassia, have lunch next to the Sea or just explore the Village of Manolas with its winding steps and traditional houses. King Thiras brings us then to the port of Amoudi underneath Oia where you will walk up the steps to reach Oia in order to enjoy one of the most amazing sunsets in the world. The tour ends 30 minutes after the sunset when you will gather at the pickup point in Oia where the bus will be waiting to bring you back to the point where you started from.

Visit : Sail close to the old port of Fira – Volcano – Hot Springs – Thirassia – Oia Village for Sunset
Departure : Kamari 10.30 , Karterados 10.20 , Messaria 10.15 , Fira 10.30, Perissa 10.15
Return : From Oia By Bus 30 Minutes after sunset
Escort Languages : English & German – Every Day, Russian Every Friday and Italian in July & August

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ARCHAEOLOGICAL BUS TOUR TO AKROTIRI EXCAVATION &  
DISCOVER THE SOUTHERN PART OF SANTORINI

This bus tour takes us to the Southern part of the island where you will visit the hidden gems of the area. The first stop of the tour is the 16th century Monastery of Prophet Elias which was built on the highest point of the Island 550 meters above sea level. From there you will have a panoramic view of the whole island and it is breathtaking!!! After the Monastery you continue to Megalochori which is one of the most traditional villages on the Island. Our escort will take you through the narrow streets where you will have the opportunity to admire the traditional architecture and the unique craftsmanship of the local Masons. Leaving Megalochori you will head towards the beautiful beach of Perivolos which is located at the south part of Santorini. Perivolos is an organized beach with black sand , here you will stay for approximately 2 hours and have free time to go for a swim, eat in a local taverna or just relax and explore the area . The tour continues from Perivolos to a local winery where you will get to taste different local wines of the island . Akrotiri is the last stop on our tour and what better way to end the day . Upon Arriving a guide will be waiting for you to take you inside the archeological site to give you information and you will experience the Minoan site of the ancient world . The tour ends at the same place where you where picked up.

Visit: Prophet Elias – Megalohori Village – Akrotiri Excavations - Perivolos Beach ( free time for Lunch and swim ) & Wine Tasting

Departure: Oia 10.15 , Imerovigli 10:30 , Firostefani 10:35, Kamari 10.45 , Fira 11.00 , Perissa 10.45

Return: Approximately 17:30 in Fira and there will be a bus for the clients to Firostefani – Imerovigli & Oia.

Escort Languages : English: every day except Monday, German: every Wednesday, Friday & Sunday, & Greek every Thursday & Saturday

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EVENING CRUISE (SUNSET & MAGIC NIGHT IN CALDERA)EVENING CRUISE (SUNSET & MAGIC NIGHT IN CALDERA) 

Arriving at Athinios port, you will be welcomed on board by the captain and the crew. You enjoy a welcome drink & watch the changing colours of the sunset. The captain will set sail for a cruise along the magnificent Caldera while the crew prepares a delicious buffet dinner that you will savor during the cruise.

Visit: Includes welcome drink & buffet dinner (wine & drinks not included).
Guide Languages: English
Departure: Departure: Every Monday-Tuesday-Thursday-Friday-Saturday
Departure Time: May Till 4/9 Kamari 18.00 , Fira 18.15, Perissa 18.00 , Oia 17.00 , Imerovigli 17.10 , Firostefani 17.15 (change Bus at Fira at 18.15)
From 5/9 to October: Kamari 17.00 , Fira 17.15, Perissa 17.00 ,Oia 16.00 , Imerovigli 16.10 , Firostefani 16.15 (change Bus at Fira at 17.15)
Return: 22:00 Approx.

Notes:1. Wine and drinks are not included  2. Cancellations might occur due to bad weather conditions.

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EVENING CRUISE(SUNSET & MAGIC NIGHT IN CALDERA) 
SEE SANTORINI IN ONE DAY (BUS & BOAT TOUR) 

First, we visit Prophet Elias Monastery built on the highest point of the island in 1711 AD where the view is breathtaking. The picturesque village of Pyrgos is close by for you to capture some magnificent photos. Then we will go by bus to Athinios port to board on the King Thiras boat, which will take us to the Volcano. After the visit to the active crater, we will continue sailing to the Hot Springs where we can swim in the green sulphur waters. After half an hour the boat will sail to Thirassia island. There you can swim at the beach next to the port or you can visit the traditional village Manolas by the winding steps, either walking or riding a donkey. Back on board again and sail to Oia which is our last destination. Oia is built along the rim of the caldera wall. You can walk in the village, enjoy the magnificent panoramic view and the spectacular colourful sunset.
Guide Languages: English – Every Day, German – Every Day.
Departure: Every day
Departure Time: Kamari 09.00 , Fira 09.15, Perissa 09.00
Return: 30 min. after Sunset
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MORNING BOAT TRIP TO THE VOLCANO & THE HOT SPRINGS

We take the bus to Athinios Port, then we board on the boat Manolios that will cruise towards the old port of Thira for photos. We will head for the volcanic island of Nea Kameni, walk up the Volcano & take photos of the crater. Then, we cruise towards the second volcanic island of Palea Kameni in order to swim in the hot springs and to enjoy the therapeutic mud. Finally we will return to Athinios port where the buses will be there for us to return.

Guide Languages: English
Price per person :24.00€
Departure: Every day
Departure Time: Kamari 09:00, Fira 09:15, Perissa 09:00
Return: 13:00
Notes: *Kindly note that there is a 2,00 € entrance fee to the volcano , by local Authorities collected on the spot.

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BEACH EXPLORATION - SWIM AT THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BEACHES

The bus takes us to the small fishing harbor of Vlyhada where we board our boat Manolios. We will pass Akrotiri and cruise to Faros where we will see a rock shaped like an Indian head. Approx. 50 m. ahead we will see “Bears”, a volcanic rock formation. Our first stop will be the Lovers beach, where we drop anchor 50 meters from the shore and stay for swimming around 45 minutes. Our next stop will be the white beach, the boat will anchor 50 m. from the shore where we swim in crystal clear waters for about 45 minutes. Our final destination is the red beach. This beach is famous for the sharp red cliffs and the fine reddish pebbles. Our cruise will end in the small fishing harbor of Vlychada where we get on the buses for the return.

Visit: White Beach • Red Beach
Guide Languages: English
Departure: Every Day
Departure Time: Kamari 12.15 , Karterados 12.20 , Fira 12.30, Perissa 12.30
Return: 18:30 Approx.
Notes: Kindly note that there is entrance fee to the volcano , by local Authorities collected on the spot.

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ANCIENT THIRA   (BUS TOUR)

The excursion begins in Kamari, it takes about 10 min. to reach the site. Ancient Thira is situated on a unique location at the top of Messa Vouno Mountain, which reaches a height of 356m. The excavations uncovered the ruins of ancient buildings, sanctuaries & temples, inscriptions & carved stones of archaic period and also the ancient theatre situated in excellent location with panoramic view to the Aegean Sea.

Departure: Every day except Monday & Saturday.
Departure Time: Kamari 11.30 - 12.30
Return: 13.00 - 14.00
Notes:(Guide and entrance not included in the price) We provide you a map with the description of the area (The price includes bus transfer only)

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SUNSET IN OIA & TRADITIONAL VILLAGES (Bus Tour)

This tour will take you first to the oldest church of the island Panagia Episkopi, built during the rule of Emperor Alexios Komninos (11th century AD). Next, we visit Mesa Gonia, the ghost village, there you will be offered one tomato ball and one glass of wine and then drive to the village of Pyrgos. A traditional village with Cycladic architecture, Byzantine churches and a Venetian castle. On our way to Oia, we stop at the village of Imerovigli to enjoy the most wonderful view of the caldera. There we also find Skaros, a grand rock, the remnant of the most important castle. Our last stop is the breathtaking Oia village. Oia is famous for being the place of gathering artists, who are inspired by the beauty of the landscape and the magnificent purple sunsets.

Visit : Mesa Gonia – Pyrgos – Imerovigli – Sunset in Oia Every Day
Departure from May Till 4/9 : Kamari 15.00 , Fira 14.40, Perissa 14.15
Return : 30 Minutes after sun set
Departure from 5/9 to October: Kamari 14.00 , Fira 13.30, Perissa 13.15
Return : 30 Minutes after sun set
Escort Languages : English, German every day & English + Russian on Sunday
Starting Date : From 3/5 Monday, Wednesday, Friday . From 20/5 Every day

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CALDERA MORNING with KING THIRA Boat Tour Visit :
Volcano – Hot Springs – Thirassia – Cruise below Oia

The tour starts from the Port of Athinios with the boat King Thiras to the lava island Nea Kameni where the boat will make a stop to give the explorers the opportunity to walk up the ascending soil path and approach the crater of the still active Volcano.
After seeing the crater you will walk back down the dirt path to the boat which will bring you to the second lava island Palea Kameni, where you will find the hot Springs. The boat makes a stop around 50 meters from the opening and you can swim in the green sulphur waters of the hot springs, wet your feet or just enjoy the view.
The tour continues after the hot springs to Thirassia Island which was once part of Santorini before the big Explosion of the Volcano. There you will stay for two hours and you will have the opportunity to do some activities like swimming on the beach of Thirassia, have lunch next to the Sea or just explore the Village of Manolas with its winding steps and traditional houses.
On the way back to Athinios port where the tour ends you will cruise with King Thiras under Oia where the best pictures can be taken of the amazing cliffs and the breathtaking scenery. Once you arrive at the port the bus will be waiting to bring you back to the point you started from.

Departure : Kamari 10.30 , Messaria 10.15 , Karterados 10.20 , Fira 10.30, Perissa 10.15
Return 18.30
Escort Languages : English & German – Every Day, Russian every Friday, Itakian in July & August
Starting Date: 3/5 with Jason or a traditional boat, and from 13/5 with King Thiras

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 reservations by,
MYKONOS ACCOMMODATION CENTER
e-mail: santorini-excursions@mykonos-accommodation.com
Address: Enoplon Dynameon 10 (upper floor)
(end Matoyianni Street: main street)
Postal Address: P.O. Box 58 - 84600 Mykonos - GREECE
Tel: +30-2289023160 /or 2289023408 / or 2289028160 Fax: 2289024137

last updated 25/08/2017