Best Things To Do in Akrotiri, Greece

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Akrotiri.

Akrotiri may not be as popular as other cities in Greece, but don’t let that fool you. Akrotiri is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Akrotiri.

If you have plans to visit Greece and are not sure if Akrotiri should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Akrotiri and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Akrotiri

Here is the list of things to do in Akrotiri and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Akrotiri Lighthouse

    4.5 (26 Votes)
    Akrotiri Lighthouse

    Light House

    Address: Unnamed Rd Santorini 847 00, Santorini 847 00

    A place that offers panoramic views of the vast beautiful sea with the sun setting over the waters is worth to stop by when you are in Santorini. Akrotiri Lighthouse area is one such place. A hike along a rocky hill will lead you to the lighthouse which is actively used even to this day. Once you are at the top, you meet a sight that is simply m...Read more
  2. The Good Heart

    4.6 (13 Votes)
    The Good Heart

    Address: Greece, Akrotiri, Greece

    The Good Heart is a family-run conventional tavern that opened up in the year 2000 and focuses on offering the very best of Greek cuisine to the Santorini visitors. Each and every item on the menu is made from the freshest ingredients and most of the produce is sourced locally from farms. From grilled octopus to stuffed mushroom, tomato balls to...Read more
  3. Villa Galinia

    4.7 (8 Votes)
    Villa Galinia Image

    Address: Akrotiri 847 00, Greece

    Google Reviews
    Elizabeth Steendam

    The people at Villa Galinia are lovely and very helpful. Very welcoming and easy going. The Villa was clean and tidy, very happ...

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  4. Akrotiri Apartments

    4.9 (2 Votes)
    Akrotiri Apartments Image

    Address: Akrotiri, Thira,Akrotiri 847 00, Greece

    Google Reviews
    Nikos Papaiwanou

    Very nice comfortable and clean room. Breakfast with beautiful view of caldera and fira.

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  5. Kalimera Hotel

    4.5 (4 Votes)
    Kalimera Hotel Image

    Address: Akrotiri, 847 00, Greece

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    Colin Chevalier

    Very nice place, close to caldera beach. Friendly staff, good food and drinks by the pool.

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  6. Santorini Sea Kayak

    4.9 (10 Votes)
    Santorini Sea Kayak Image

    Address: Akrotiri 847 00

    Google Reviews
    Kimberly McNamara

    We had the best time here! I kayaked while my friends paddle boarded. The guys here were so nice and helpful. It was perfect fo...

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  7. The Dolphins

    4.3 (1 Vote)
    The Dolphins Image

    Address: Κοκκινη Παραλια, Akrotiri 847 00, Greece

    Google Reviews
    Junhyeok Han

    The view and the location are good. We ordered one grilled lobster (33 Euros) and a portion of fries. The lobster was just as b...

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  8. Excavations Of Akrotiri Image

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

    Google Reviews
    Luca Carraro

    so glad I went on this excursion- loved it. Look out for the text on how the architect created the current building around the ...

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  9. Red Beach Santorini Michael Image

    Address: Akrotiri 121 31, Greece

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    Maria Theodoropoulou


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