Santorini Itinerary 2 Days

Things to See in Santorini in 2 days

If you are looking for the best things to see in Santorini in 2 days, these are the attractions you must include in your Santorini itinerary for 2 days. Explore further to plan a perfect trip of 2 days in Santorini.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • Visiting Santorini for the first time and have 2 days in hand
  • Looking for places to visit in 2 days in Santorini
  • Staying in Santorini and wondering how to spend 2 days in Santorini with family and kids
  • Backpacker planning to spend 48 hours in Santorini
  • Want to create Santorini itinerary on your own
  • Planning weekend vacation of 2 days in Santorini

Recommended Itineraries for Spending 2 Days

Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Santorini

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Santorini. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Santorini as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Santorini.

Itinerary for 2 Days in Santorini

This picture-perfect Greek Island with its white-washed houses and blue domes has featured in many movies! Located in the Aegean Sea, Santorini is a part of the Cyclades Islands. The towns of Fira and Oia are perfect to explore during the day, while the evenings can be spent on one of its beaches.

Spending 2 days in Santorini? Check out this Santorini Itinerary!

What to do in 2 Days in Santorini?

Day 1 in Santorini

Tour the city today. Spend the day discovering the island’s ancient history, local culture, and famous views as you explore it top attractions. This day is stress-free and will let you check out the highlights of Santorini at your own pace.

First thing in the morning, head to the renowned archaeological site of Akrotiri where you can explore the well-preserved Minoan ruins. Learn about the Bronze Age civilization that thrived here between 3000 and 1500 BC as you take a walk through the remnants of this city.

Later in the afternoon, head to the Perissa Beach. Its striking black sand acts a perfect backdrop as you enjoy a nice meal overlooking the blue sea.

After lunch, head to Megalochori and take a walk along this traditional Greek village. Here you can visit the 18th-century Prophet Elias Monastery which is also the highest point on the island.

In the evening, enjoy some wine-tasting at the Santo Wines as you soak in the views of unique volcanic varietals and the picturesque terraced vineyards.

 

Day 2 in Santorini:

Head out into the waters on your day 2. Santorini's hot springs and beaches are best explored by hopping on a catamaran cruise. The cruise will sail around the island and caldera and will take you to some of the most beautiful spots around the island.

You can soak into the Nea Kameni springs, swim in the sea, and enjoy on-board Greek food, plus the Santorini wine and Greek beer.

In the evening, sign up for a sunset sail tour. As you boat sails around the sea, enjoy the tranquil and splendid views of the sun setting against the horizon. If you are feeling particularly adventurous, you can swim or snorkel in the sea as well.

As the night comes closer, enjoy a scrumptious barbeque meal on board.

Tours and Activities in Santorini for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Santorini

Best Hotels in Santorini for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Santorini itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With Less Days in Hand

With limited time in hand, explore our travel ideas for 1 day in Santorini. During a short day trip you may visit the important attractions in Santorini.

With More Days in Hand

With more than 2 days in hand, you can comfortably spend more time at famous attractions in Santorini. Plan lunch or dinner at the best restaurants, enjoy night-outs, indulge in adventure activites. Explore 3 days and 4 days trip ideas for Santorini.

What Next?

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