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Address: Epar.Od. Akrotiriou, Akrotiri 847 00, Greece

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Overview of Excavations Of Akrotiri

Home to Excavations Of Akrotiri is the city of Akrotiri in the country of Greece. Missed by most of the visitors, Excavations Of Akrotiri is unique in its own way.

Important attractions of the city include Akrotiri Lighthouse. You can also discover other things to do in Akrotiri on TripHobo.

For other interesting insights of the city, you can explore Akrotiri tours.

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Choose from variety of exclusive Akrotiri vacation packages for your next visit or create own own. Check out the various options for how to reach Akrotiri and finish off your vacation package by booking the ideal transfer.

Getting around Excavations Of Akrotiri, Akrotiri

Public Transport : Bus - Bus

Choose Bus that takes you to Fira, costing you roughly EUR 2, taking around 20 minutes. From Fira, take a Bus to Kamari and duration of trip is 15 minutes. Cost of this trip is EUR 2. The total distance between the two points is 17.88 Kilometre.


Best transit method is Taxi. The distance is 12.6 Kilometre, costing around EUR 14. The duration of the trip is 14 minutes.


Suggested transit method is Car. The distance between the points being 12.6 Kilometre, the time taken for the journey is 14 minutes. The expense of the trip is USD 2.

Public Transport : Bus - Bus

Suggested transit method is Bus. In 20 minutes you'll reach Fira. The expense of the trip is EUR 2. From Fira, opt for Bus to Kamari, the duration of journey is 15 minutes. The expense of the trip is EUR 2. The distance between the points is 17.88 Kilometre.


The most preferred mode of transport is Taxi. The transit will take around 19 minutes, covering a distance of 15.45 Kilometre. The trip will cost you roughly EUR 17.


Walking is recommended. The distance is around 10.71 Kilometre and it will take around 128 minutes.

Public Transport : Bus - Bus

The mode of transport is Bus taking you to Fira. The transit will take around 20 minutes. The trip will cost you roughly EUR 2. From Fira you can proceed to Oia by taking the Bus. The duration to reach will be 20 minutes. The trip will cost you roughly EUR 2. The total distance covered will be 21.37 Kilometre.


Take a Taxi. The total distance will be 24.37 Kilometre costing EUR 25 and the duration of the trip will be 26 minutes.


It is recommended to take Car which will cost you roughly USD 4, taking around 26 minutes. The distance between the two points is 24.37 Kilometre.

Excavations Of Akrotiri, Akrotiri Reviews - Write a Review

  • When we read that Akrotiri was older than the famous Pompeii, it became a must-see for us. We love history and it was incredible to look at the ruins and even walk in some of the ruins!! Everything is housed under a large roof so this was a nice break from the heat. Do not pay money to park in parking lot across the street. Just drive a little further towards the beach and park on the street! Even my six year old enjoyed the tour although she had a hard time grasping the concept of "super old" and "do not touch" 😂

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  • Very interesting place to have a look around. Best done with a guide to explain the history of the place and exactly what you're looking at. The site is very well preserved and has a roof cover so you're not in the sun all day which keeps it cooler.

  • - historically speaking, a very interesting place - the truth is, for 12€ entrance you won't get that much - I asked 2 times whether there is a brochure, but I was assured that it is all self-explaining. I went in and ended up reading descriptions of what I'm seeing. I suggest you print out the Wikipedia article and read it there, because the culture and traditions of that place is left out completely

  • A very significant archaeological site that is still being excavated. with good explanatory panels. Under roof.

  • Very interesting, especially if you get a guide. Sometimes you can't really tell what it is that you're looking at. Just like with all archaeological sites, with a guide to explain, the visit is a lot more interesting. Also, the site is very well preserved, inside a really nice structure, which makes the visit more comfortable.

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