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Half or Full Day Private Custom Santorini Island Tour

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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Firostefani, Firostefani, Santorini, Cyclades, South Aegean

    After picking you up at a place of your choice, stop at Firostefani. stroll through the village towards the famous blue-domed churches where you have the opportunity to explore this traditional village on your own. You will also see and learn about the geological formation of the island, the genesis, and history of Santorini.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Oia, Oia, Santorini, Cyclades, South Aegean

    Continue through scenic countryside to the village of Oia, the most photographed location in Santorini.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Monastery of Profitis Ilias, 3 km from Pyrgo Thira, Moni Profitou Ilia, Moni Profitou Iliou 847 00 Greece

    Head to Profitis Ilias, which is the highest hill in Santorini. From its top (567 m) enjoy the panoramic view of the Aegean Sea. There, you will get to visit a Greek Orthodox chapel, listen to the sounds of Byzantine music and get a taste of their hand-made products.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Akrotiri Archaeological Site, Akrotiri 84700 Greece

    Santorini is also home to its own ancient ruins: the site of Akrotiri, an ancient Minoan village that was buried by the island’s colossal volcanic eruption. Don't miss the chance to see the incredible, well-preserved remnants of the settlement for yourself.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Red Beach, Akrotiri Greece

    Afterwards, it’s on to the island’s appropriately named Red Beach. Named for their distinctively colored sand, and offer stunning views over the Aegean Sea.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Perissa Black Sand Beach, Perissa 847 03 Greece

    On way to the south, stop to explore the famous black beaches and its nice viewpoint. Take many beautiful pictures of this unique landscape.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Santo Winery, Pyrgos 84701 Greece

    Lastly, wind your tour down with an indulgent stop at a local winery. Santorini has produced its own wine since ancient times, and sampling its varietals is the perfect way to get a taste of the island’s history.

    Note that bespoke itineraries and custom additions to the tour are also available. Your tour will conclude when your private driver drops you off at your accommodation, cruise ship port, airport, or any other preferred location.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Meeting point for cruise passengers is top of cruise port's cable car. The guide will be holding a sheet with the Lead Passenger's name.

    #Cruise port: Meeting point for cruise passengers is top of cruise port's cable car, # Santorini hotel pickup is available from all Hotels & Airbnb's, # Santorini Airport: Pick up at the arrivals terminal
    Departure Time
    Any preferred departure time between 7am - 9pm; please contact the local operator after booking to confirm your departure time preference.
    Return Details
    Tour ends with drop-off at your hotel, port, or any other preferred location
    • Bottled water
    • Private guide/driver
    • Hotel/port/airport pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entrance fees at museums (optional visits)
    • Gratuities (recommended)
    • Food and drinks
    • Entry/Admission - Akrotiri Archaeological Site
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Meeting point for cruise passengers is top of cruise port's cable car
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This tour was absolutely amazing. Theodore was our guide. We only had one day in Santorini and booked this private tour last minute. We were able to see the entire island and its best view points in 7 hours in an air conditioned car. We started in Oia, then went to
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    Theodore our driver was great. We had a fun time and learned lots about his island. Would book again
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    Of all the places we stopped on our 2 week cruise, Santorini was our favorite! Our tour guide was fantastic. He showed us every bit of the islands beauty, while also taking photos of us with our camera. We absolutely loved the wine tasting experience, and the black sand beach,
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    We toured the island with Theodore, our driver and guide. It was a full day, private, customized tour, following the sample itinerary shown online. Much thanks to Theodore for sharing so much history and interesting details about Santorini and each special place we visited. His
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    We had an amazing time with our guide Theodore. He is from Santorini and he knew all the secrets to an amazing time. We started off early (due to the crowds) and we were able to get some stunning photos of the popular spots before everyone started to arrive. The earlier you
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    • Languages Offered: English
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