Situated in the Aegean Sea, Santorini is one of the Cyclades islands of Greece. The rugged landscape of Santorini harbors pristine beaches, vibrant sunsets in Oia town, and the active volcano of Thira. March to June and September to November are the best months for sightseeing tours in Santorini, Greece when the weather is pleasantly warm and the air is slightly humid. To explore the hidden gems of Santorini, one of the best ways is to book a guided tour with a travel company or some local guide. Santorini has the potential to offer you the largest variety of tours including photography tours, cooking tours, volcano tours, sailing boat tours, hiking tours, wine tours and many more.
Some of the best tours of Santorini are –
Small-Group Catamaran Cruise
This is one of the must-do activities on the island. During this tour, you get an opportunity to swim at the hot springs of Santorini Volcano, sail and snorkel in the volcanic hollows, and taste the fresh seafood and fishes on board. You can discover the imposing Indian Rock Formations and the hidden caves, or choose the sunset option of the tour and end your day with a magical sunset in the open waters of the Aegean Sea.
Santorini Volcano, Thirassia & Oia Sunset
Day tours in Santorini – This Full-Day Tour is one of the best excursions in Santorini. It takes you near the active volcano crater and a small lovely island of Thirassia where you can unwind in the green sulfurous waters of the thermal springs. Explore the quaint village of Manola and its spiral staircases. At the end of the day, watch the glorious sunset at the Oia Village before heading back to your accommodation.
Santorini Half-Day Wine Adventure Tour
Santorini is famous for its wines and wineries. You can visit the vineyards located on the volcanic soils learn about the native viticulture traditions. During this tour, you can sample the amazing variety of Greek wines, and watch them getting brewed before your eyes. The wine tasting experience is elevated by the cheese and snacks served alongside.
Traditional Santorini Sightseeing Bus Tour with Oia Sunset
Santorini has an array of bus tours offering a variety of activities like hiking, photography, cultural and museum visit, and much more. This sightseeing tour takes you to a 10 hours expedition covering almost the whole island including – a visit to the amazing Akrotiri ancient ruins, Red Beach, Perissa Beach, Emporio Village, and finally to Oia at sunset time. Your customized itinerary may also include a visit to some of the wineries on the way for wine tasting.
Highlights of Santorini Photo Tour
This is one of the best excursions in Santorini to bring back the nostalgic memories of your tour by capturing the best scenes and moments in your camera. Your photographer guide will take you to the lesser-known trails and the most photogenic sites on the picturesque island. This tour extends a perfect opportunity to capture the stunning images of charming villages and vibrant beaches in Santorini.14