Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Santorini

Santorini is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Santorini one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Santorini is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Santorini or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Santorini. Explore the historical monuments of Santorini with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Santorini guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Santorini page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Santorini with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Ancient Thira

    #1 of 4 Historical Places in Santorini
    Ancient Thira

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Kamari 847 00 Greece

    Timings: 08:30 am - 03:00 pm Details

    The Ancient Thera lies on a coast of Santorini Island. This gorgeous ruin is a reminiscent of the past that blends seamlessly into the present. Discovered through painstaking excavation, this beautifu...Read more

  2. Akrotiri Archaeological Site

    #2 of 4 Historical Places in Santorini
    Akrotiri Archaeological Site

    Tags: Outdoors, Ancient Ruin, Archaeological Site

    Address: Thera, Greece

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Akrotiri used to be an ancient village in the Santorini Region. This area still holds much of the historic splendor of the old city through the numerous ancient ruins you will get to see all over this...Read more

  3. Saint John The Baptist Catholic Cathedral

    #3 of 4 Historical Places in Santorini
    Saint John The Baptist Catholic Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Agiou Ioannou, Thira, Greece

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

     There is a lot to see and do and if you are looking for Greece's other lesser known aspects. For thaT, you should take a tour of Santorini’s many churches. One of the most notable of these...Read more

  4. Art Space

    #4 of 4 Historical Places in Santorini
    Art Space

    Tags: Art And Culture, Winery, Sculpture

    Address: Exo Gonia, Greece

    Timings: 11:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Greece has always been an expats’ paradise owing to its vibrant culture and a balmy weather. This land of history and culture is home to important artworks by Greek and foreign artists. Art Spac...Read more

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