Santorini Private History and Island Tour

6hr, Private Preset tour

OVERVIEW: This popular private guided (optional) six hour historic day tour of Santorini is designed for those that want to have an in depth experience with time spent at the newly opened 3,700 yr. old Akrotiri Site, the Ancient Thira Museum, lunchtime at a Kamari beach side cafe, and the option of visiting the village of Oia or a Santorini winery. (Tell us when booking).

INCLUDED: guide (optional request please) dependable driver, A/C vehicle,

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

HIGHLIGHTS: Starting at Fira, the capital of Santorini, we'll go to the Ancient Thira Museum for an hour to give you a visual background of the immense importance of Santorini  in ancient times. Next, the Akrotiri Archaeological Site, one of the most important sites in the world that has been buried for 3,700 years. At the Akrotiri, you will see and feel the ancient daily life of Santorini: 2 story villas, open squares, warehouses, underground water systems, treasured artwork of decorated walls, pillars, statues and more. Then lunchtime at the Kamari Black Sand Beach for a lovely Mediterranean lunch experience.

OPTION:  You have a choice to either ride through the island to Oia (EE-a), the most photographed village on Santorini, or visit the Santos Winery to enjoy the spectacular caldera views and indulge is some wine tasting. Either way, after that, we head back to the port in a timely fashion with great memories of "Atlantis". (Request your option choice when booking)

 FYI: You will be picked up at the EXIT door of the tram exit in Fira, met by your guide holding placard with your name then you'll walk to the vehicle. Have your confirmation letter available to compare with your guide's copy for ease of ID. Advise: bring sunscreen, dark glasses, water, camera, and comfortable shoes.

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Key information

  • Private tour
  • Professional licensed tour guide
  • 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

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