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6-Hour Private Best of Santorini Experience
"After meeting up with your guide the trip starts with a stop at a breathtaking spot in the famous Caldera of the island Santorini where you will be introduced to its history and its unique scenery.Explore the myths and legends of Santorini discovering the Akrotiri excavations the most well-preserved prehistoric settlement of Greece. Enjoy a few minutes at the famous Red Beach covered with red volcanic sand and met by deep blue waters. The Red Beach is arguably one of the most famous and beautiful beaches of Santorini. It is located only some steps away from the ancient site of Akrotiri and offers an amazing view of the Aegean Sea.Stop at the villag narrow streets painted in white
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Private Tour: Santorini Sightseeing with Photo Stops on the Fira to Oia Hiking Trail
"Choose from a morning or afternoon departure and then meet your guide at your Santorini hotel. Take a seat inside your luxury air-conditioned car or minivan (depending on the size of your private group) and set off to explore the island’s southern coast. As you travel listen to your private guide’s enlightening commentary about Santorini and drink in stunning views of the caldera vine-clad hills and sugar cube houses.Make a brief photo stop at the lighthouse on the southern tip of the island before visiting a family-run store to sample homemade delicacies such as sundried tomatoes capers and goat cheese.Next get a glimpse of old-world Greece as you travel through Pyrgos village. Then
From EUR75.00
Private Custom Tour: Santorini in a Day
"With a customized itinerary that is tailored to suit your needs and interests spend your chosen five or eight hours on Santorini visiting the cultural historical and natural landmarks that interest you the most. During your tour speak with your private driver-guide about the types of things you would like to see so that the logistics can be arranged.On the day of your tour meet your driver-guide at your Santorini hotel and then set off in a premium
From EUR50.00

Oia Village Tips (105)

sunset in Oia

“To summarize the summary of the summary: people are a problem.” The Restaurant At The End Of The Universe (1980, written by Douglas Adams)Do you think of the scenic postcards with blue domed...
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Jul 10, 2016

Stunning views!

We lived in Fira but I wish we stayed in Oia! It is so beautiful and cute, that sometimes it doesn`t seem real. And of course it has an amazing sunsets and gathers a huge crowds to enjoy them. I...
Feb 04, 2016

Oia - The Crown Jewel of Santorini

The small exquisite village of Oia perches at the northern end of santorini, tumbling down the steep incline from the top of the caldera towards the water. Famous for its whitewashed houses, blue...
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Apr 25, 2015


Like an enormous crescent moon, Santorini encloses the pure blue waters of its caldera, the core of an ancient volcano. Its two principal towns, Fira and Oia (also transliterated as Ia), perch at the...
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Oct 04, 2012

Sunset at Oia

Sunsets are sunsets ... despite where you see them from ... it depends on who you see them with also! Even if you happen to go to Oia hours ahead to get a best seat (on a small castle like place),...
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Jun 20, 2012

Oia, Santorini: A sunset par excellence

Oia is the town at the other end of Santorini, the western tip where the sun goes down into the blue Aegean Sea.There are buses which ply between Fira, the town and capital of Santorini , to Oia and...
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Oct 24, 2011

Oia - The eagle's nest!

Oia, is one of the most beautiful villages of the island, carved out of the cliffs and clinging to the edge. The architecture is amazing and is highlighted by the stark white of the buildings and the...
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Aug 13, 2010


The most popular spot to watch sunset is by the Kastro Walls.While the sun sinks into the sea, its splendid colors spread throughout the sky. It literally takes your breath away! Get a front-row seat...
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Aug 13, 2010

Oia the Gem of Santorini

Oia is famous for its imaginary sunset and its narrow passageways.The village has a cultural centre.The characteristic classic view of the village of Oia is the bright white and blue of the church...
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Aug 13, 2010

Swim Below Ioa

There's a very small beach at the port below Ioa, Amoudi, about 270 steps down from the old fort, and to the left there's a path that takes you around some red lava outcropings where you will find a...
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Jun 02, 2010


Oia is another town that sits along the edge of the huge cliffs that ring the caldera. Like Fira, it affords splendid views, quiet lanes, and an array of little shops and cafes. And like Fira, it's a...
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Feb 11, 2010

The Place on Top of the World

Oia is considered to be the artistic capital of the island and probably the most picturesque, postcard perfect village on Santorini, inviting you with its narrow, cobbled streets, with jewel-like...
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Jul 24, 2009
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Things to Do Near Santorini Island

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Fira is the capital town of Santorini and for many day trippers the place where they will spend most of their time in Santorini. Beautifully located on the edge of the caldera cliffs this is what you...
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Mylopotas Beach

Mylopotas beach is the biggest beach on the island with a lot of accommodation, bars, restaurants and of course water sports. Mylopotas beach is located on the other side of the island but you can...
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Getting to Santorini Island


Oia, Santorini, Thira, Greece, 84702


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