Santorini Private Grand Caldera Day Tour

6hr, Private Preset tour

OVERVIEW: This 'best' of Santorini private shore excursion tour of this 'natural wonder of the world', is a favorite  'must do' when on this popular Greek island. We start the tour in the capital Fira where we'll see the Archaeological Museum to give you a taste of the greatness of ancient Santorini. Then view typical Cycladic life at Pyrgos village. Heard of the Santorini award wining wines? Sample them at Venetsanos winery followed by a drive to an actual 'red' beach and lunch time at a gorgeous caldera view restaurant. An amazing history lesson at the 3,500 yr. old Akrotiri Archaeological Site, then, onto the finale of the day, Oia, the most photographed Santorini village for sightseeing and shopping. 

INCLUDED: guide (if requested when booked) dependable driver, and A/C vehicle

NOT INCLUDED: entrance fees, lunch, and tips (appreciated when deserved)

HIGHLIGHTS: Archeological Museum, Red Beach, Pyrgos, Venetsanos Winery with caldera view, Akrotiri archaeological ruins, Mediterranean lunch at caldera overlook, Oia, one of the most photographed villages in the world  for shopping and sightseeing and back to Fira.

FYI:  Hotel and airport pickups available (please request when booking). If on cruise ship, you'll be met at the 'exit' door of the tram (take tram up the hill to Fira). Look for a placard with your name and then we'll walk to the vehicle and start this great tour.

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Key information

  • Private tour
  • Tour guide is optional
  • Transportation and driver included
  • Full day, approx. 6 hours
  • The tour duration includes allowance for time between sites/activities.
  • Time for lunch is included in your itinerary

Itinerary (Click on activities to learn more)

30 min
Akrotiri Excavation
  • No wheelchair access
1hr 0m
1hr 30m
30 min

Entrance Fees

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