Bus tour around the island (best sights)
In this single-day tour, plenty of thrilling excursions and locations have been bundled up for the entertainment of every participant.
Once everyone is gathered up, the tour begins at the Mount of Prophet Elias, the highest peak of Santorini. There, a visit to the well-preserved monastery of Prophet Elias guarantees excellent island vistas. For that reason, a photo shooting stop is included (approximately 15 minutes).
The second location of the tour is the traditional Megalochori settlement, where a walking exploration through the charming alleys will captivate the looks. Its intriguing architecture is maintained with care. The stop lasts for about 25 minutes.
Moreover, a visit to the archaeological site of Akrotiri is included. The exquisite Minoan settlement can be explored in depth with a licensed, English-speaking guide. Preserved in pristine condition due to the ashen burial from the volcanic eruption, it is delivered to us with some parts still intact. This stop lasts for approximately 90 minutes.
Next on the schedule is Perivolos beach, the popular black sand seashore of Santorini. With plenty of tourist facilities along its coastline, an unwinding break for lunch or swimming will be conducted there for about 1.5 to 2 hours.
Once the energy is up, a visit to the Santo Wines Oenotourism Center in Pyrgos village takes its place. The top-notch facilities along with the introductory material available to visitors, and the wine-tasting experience in the company of a sommelier's guidance will make the 45 minutes fly pleasurably. This is one of the best wineries on the island.
The tour concludes with a visit to Oia village for witnessing the astounding sunset over the Caldera. The captivating Cycladic style and traditional architecture create an idyllic background for this romantic vista.
After dusk, participants are conveniently transported back to their lodging.
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