The best of Santorini shared tour and cruise


This interesting combination of a tour bus and a cruise is specially designed for those that to really want to explore Santorini island and the near by islands. This service is offered all year round and it starts at 09:00 am and ends after the unique and famous sunset of Santorini.

Highlights of the best of Santorini full day shared tour

  • A full day private tour in Santorini
  • Admire the Caldera with its breathtaking views, the trademark of Santorini
  • Visit the volcano and the hot springs
  • Cruise to the island of Thirasia and enjoy Greek dishes for lunch
  • Swim in the clear crystal dark blue waters of the Aegean sea
  • Enjoy the famous sunset of Santorini


Drive with our luxurious fully air-conditioned bus to the mountain of Profitis Ilias the highest point of Santorini in order to enjoy a panoramic view of the island. Then drive to Pyrgos in order to see the old fortress of the village. The fortress was the capital of Santorini in the 18th century AD. The fortress’s dense architecture was offering great protections from the pirates invasions.

Next our luxurious bus will takes you to Athinios Port. Here you will board on a beautiful traditional wooden boat. Cruise to the famous Volcano and walk towards the top of the island. Our experienced guide will give you all the information about the intense volcanic activity of the last 3000 years! The volcano’s crater still seems active, as hot fumes are released in many points!

We’ll head on now to the Hot Springs. Here you will have a 50-minute stop for swimming in the sulfur springs of the volcano witch is another major proof of the strong volcanic activity still today. The volcanic hot Springs have beneficial effects against rheumatism, arthritis and other diseases.

it’s about time for your lunch now. We will sail therefor to the island of Thirasia for swimming and lunch in the little port of Korfos or in the traditional village Manolas.   Thirasia is a small, very picturesque island, ideal choice for nice walks and swim where we’ll stay 2 hours to explore the island.

Our final last stop is famous Oia. Explore the village, walk in the narrow paths of white snow homes and enjoy the view of the Caldera. Experience here the most beautiful sunset in the world and see the brilliant colors from above the Oia village!

End of our tour at the same place we have started.


    Terms Of Use

  • All clients should present themselves at the prearranged meeting points at least 30 minutes before the start of each excursion.
  • Meeting points and meeting times are clearly written on the vouchers. In case of delay due to heavy traffic or other reasons we should be notified at least 30 minutes before the departure of the excursion.
  • Schedules of the excursions are subjected to the weather conditions.
  • The Captain of a boat or the driver of a bus can decide of a different routing due to safety or time organizing reasons.
  • If weather does not permit an excursion to take place we can alter the date of operation and notify the clients. If they cannot attend on the new date ( usually the next day ) they are entitled to be fully refunded.
  • Clients should observe the dress code when ever there is one ( eg for Tinos monastery ). They should read those requirement in our brochure or internet site .
  • Last minute reservations ( after the 20.00 of the previous day ) are subjected to availability. Only a confirmation by fax or email by us is proof of acceptance of reservations.

    Excluded from the tour

  • Excursions cancelled up to two (2) days before the operation will be fully refunded
  • Excursions cancelled up to one (1) day before the operation ( up to 20:00 h )will be charged 50%
  • Excursions cancelled on the day of the the operation ( from 20;01 h of previous day )will NOT be refunded
  • Excursions cancelled by us or because of FORCE MAJEUR will be fully refunded

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