Santorini: Akrotiri Site And Wine Tasting Half Day Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00am Tour departs within walking distance of the cruise port
  • Departure Details :
    Either Athinios port or Fira tender pier station (ex cruise ship)
  • Return Details :
    Either Athinios port or Fira tender pier station (ex cruise ship)

Overview

You will head South through vineyards to the archeological site of Akrotiri. Under a protective cover you will visit the ancient city squares and cobblestone streets and peer into some of the houses and shops, some of them two and three stories high. After your guided tour of Akrotiri, you will continue to either Santo or Venetsanos winery where you will taste 3 different types of wine including the famous Vinsanto while enjoying the magnificent view of the caldera.

Know More about this tour

Akrotiri is one of the most important prehistoric settlements of the Aegean. The first habitation at the site dates from the Late Neolithic times. It's life came to an abrupt end in the last quarter of the 17th century B.C. when a volcanic eruption took place and its materials covered the entire island and the town itself. These materials, however, have protected up to date the buildings and their contents, just like in Pompeii.

TheVenetsanos winery is located the most breathtaking location offering incredible vistas over the caldera and volcanic islands. You will walk through and discover the history and tradition as well as new wine making techniques, take a detailed tour and taste some exceptional wine.

The facilities of Santo wines winery is one of the most modern winery not only in Santorini but throughout Greece. Its stunning view of the Caldera and great hosting infrastructure has been established among the most important wine tourism destinations in the country. Enjoy a wine and gastronomic experience that includes traditional flavors of the island.

Inclusions

  • Professional ENG guide
  • Walking tour
  • Food tasting
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan orprivate vehicle
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Port pickup and drop-off

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

- Alcohol consumption in Greece is not allowed to children younger than 18 years.

- Entrance fees to archaeological sites/museums or meals are not included unless otherwise stated above.

- Port or hotel pickup available upon request.