Book a Full Day Santorini Highlights and Venetian Castles Small Group Tour with Wine Tasting and transfers included!
Book this Full Day Santorini Highlights and Venetian Castles Small Group Tour, experience the beauty of Santorini by joining us on a full day Santorini tour, with wine tasting and transfers included!
What you will visit on this Full Day Santorini Highlights and Venetian Castles full day tour?
Megalochori - Symposion By La Ponta
Venetian Castle of Akrotiri "Goulas a la Ponta"
Perissa Black Sand Beach
Castelli of Emporio
Castelli of Pyrgos
Firostefani - Blue Dome
Oia - Saint Nicolaos Castle
Learn about the ancient and medieval history of the island and discover the magnificent beauty of the Venetian castles.
Visit Megalochori. The tour starts late in the morning by picking you up from your hotel.
After a short drive, the small group will reach the traditional village of Megalochori and you will have the opportunity to visit the famous “symposium by la Ponta” an amazing workshop of traditional Greek music instruments full of information about Greek mythology and music.
Visit Castelli of Emporio. Continue to Emporio village, stroll around the small picturesque streets and see the best-preserved Venetian castle which used to be the medieval trade center of the island.
Leaving Emporio you will have some free time to relax and enjoy a lazy break at the most famous black sandy beach of the island at Perivolos, where you can swim or even have lunch, tasting the local flavors.
Visit Castelli of Pyrgos. Later, the group will drive around the castle of Akrotiri and will have a short photo stop to enjoy the view of the castle the amazing caldera from the south part of the island.
Afterward, you will visit the village of Pyrgos which is built on the top of a hill, you will walk to the top where the Venetian castle overlooks the caldera and get a panoramic view of the island.
After the walk to the castle, you will relax in an old canava and taste local wines.
Visit Oia's Main Street. Subsequently, the group will make a short stop in Firostefani, where you can take breathtaking photos of the famous Blue Dome and the Rock Of Skaros, where the capital of the island used to be during the Venetian period.
The tour will finish in Oia village. Explore the narrow passageways and discover the old captain’s houses, the unique cave houses, and the romantic chapels. Later you will watch the spectacular sunset over the caldera while being inside the Venetian castle of Oia.
After such a lovely day you will be driven back to your hotel.