Visit: Prophet Elias Monastery – Megalochori village – Akrotiri Excavations (with Guide) – Red Beach (aprox. 45 min free time, approach on foot 10 minsaprox, per way) – Perivolos Beach ( free time swimming) – Last stop forFREE WINE TASTING
* Be at the drop-off place 5 mins before departure Bus Departure: Kamari 10.30, Fira 10:45, Perissa 10.30, Oia 10.00, Imerovigli 10.15, Firostefani 10.20
Return: Approximately 17.30. *The tour ends in Fira. Bus transfer for the clients to Firostefani, Imerovigli & Oia
Guide Languages: English & German
Approximate Duration 6 – 6:30h Every day Akrotiri excavation site entrance fee (12€) not included
Start with the breath-taking view at the Prophet Elias Monastery and visit the picturesque monastery. Then follows Megalochori village, an extremely charming traditional settlement, almost abandoned after the big earthquake and Akrotiri excavations, one of the most significant archaelogical sites, that includes a vast structure, once habited by 200 families and preserved burried under the volcano’s lava.
Then you will have free time at the Red Beach for swimming or simply enjoy the colotful formations of the mountain and/or visit Akrotiri Bay for coffee or lunch with Greek traditional mezedes and ouzo (not included) . Perivolos, with its black sandy beach comes next. There you will have enough time to enjoy swimming, explore the area and taste fresh cooked fishes at the local taverns. Last stop, one of the most popular wineries of Santorini, for a wine tasting experience.
Pick up locations: Kamari, Messaria, Karderados, Fira, Perissa, Megaloxori, Imerovigli, Firostefani, Exo Gonia, Monolithos, Pyrgos, Perivolos, Emporeio, Vlychada, Akrotiri.