Santorini private sightseeing tour
- Oia's Main Street
- Traditional village of Megalochori
- Red Beach
- Monastery of Profitis Ilias
- Perissa Black Sand Beach
All about the trip
Explore Santorini’s most iconic landmarks on this 5-hour private trip. Visit the island’s highest peak, the Red and Black Beaches, small villages, the Akrotiri Lighthouse, and the famous village of Oia.
Oia's Main Street
The village of Oia is located in the northern part of the island. It is unique in every way with the most spectacular sunset, famous blue-domed churches, and panoramic views. Welcome to one of the most photographed places in Greece. Oia is on the top of an impressive cliff and offers a spectacular view over the volcano. The village has several cultural attractions like the Maritime Museum, traces of a Venetian fortress, and captains' houses. You may as well explore the shopping area and enjoy a drink at one of the several open-air cafes. The world-famous sunset in Oia is available if choosing the afternoon departure.
Duration: 1 hour
Traditional village of Megalochori
Continue your trip by walking through the traditional village of Megalochori. This settlement is made of hundreds of small white painted houses with exquisite architecture, tiny alleys, tower bells, and beautiful blue-domed churches. In this picturesque settlement, you will be involved with the local lifestyle, culture, and visit the underground cave house.
Duration: 20 minutes
At the southeast part of Santorini visit the Lighthouse. Built-in 1891, it’s considered one of the most beautiful of the Cycladic Islands and a unique point to watch the sunset. Walk by the cliffs around it and take memorable pictures admiring Santorini's famous Caldera.
Duration: 20 minutes
The next destination is the Red Beach, the most unique natural beach of the island, where you will take amazing pictures of the volcanic landscape and the steep cliffs.
Duration: 20 minute
Monastery of Profitis Ilias
Head up to the Prophet Elias Monastery and admire the most breathtaking view from the island's highest point. From this vantage point, you will enjoy a striking view of the Aegean coast. The mountain's name is Profitis Ilias (Prophet Elias), coming from the monastery with the same name on its peak, built in 1712. Whilst in this stunning and peaceful environment, you may as well taste wine and local products made by the monks, who reside at the monastery.
Duration: 30 minutes
Perissa Black Sand Beach
Head further to the southernmost part of Santorini and relax at Perissa Perivolos Black Beach, with the amazing seaside restaurants and crystal clear waters.
Duration: 50 minutes
What is included in the price
- Hotel, or port, or airport pick-up and drop-off
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Local taxes
- Experienced local driver-guide
- Bottled water
What is not included in the price
- Food and drinks
The starting time of this activity is adjusted to the client's needs.
What you can expect during your visit to keep you safe during covid-19
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout the experience
Gear and equipment sanitized between uses
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Regular temperature checks for staff
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
This activity is organised by Pigaia Travel, +30 6934856685, email@example.com.
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You can reach our European office between 9am and 5pm CET on weekdays and between 11am and 5pm on weekends and holidays.
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