About SantoriniSantorini, or Thira, the most romantic destination in the Greek islands and also in the world.
The caldera villages of Santorini Greece are incredible with their traditional architecture, the paved streets and the breathtaking view to the sea. The village of Oia, in particular, is famous for the romantic sunset. Also do not miss the restaurants with the amazing view to the volcano. This volcano can be visited by boat tour from the old port of Fira. On the southern side of the island, there are large beaches to enjoy a day in the sun. Kamari and Perissa are the best organized beaches and famous for their black sand, while very popular is the Red Beach. Close to the Red Beach is the Minoan Site of Akrotiri, which was covered in volcanic ash by the eruption of Thira.
What to visit:With its reputation for dazzling panoramas, romantic sunsets and volcanic-sand beaches, it’s hardly surprising the island features on so many travelers’ bucket lists.
An insider's guide to the best things to do and attractions in Santorini, including visiting the Fira museums, scuba-diving the caldera, donkey ride that offers you the rare chance to travel around the whole island with a donkey, touring the wineries, or enjoying the best beaches and walking tracks.
Suggested tours:Akrotiri guided tour, Oia sunset, Half-day wine tour