Explore some of the best things to do in Santorini with this unforgettable 6-hour tour, sure to be the highlight of your cruise. Let our experienced guides make Santorini come alive for you with sightseeing, shopping, wine tasting, swimming, and more.
- Marvel at the sights and atmosphere of this beautiful Greek paradise
- Sample the unique flavor of local wines
- Luxuriate in the sun at Santorini’s gorgeous beaches
Make the most of your shore excursion in Santorini with a guided tour of the island’s top attractions. Your tour begins when you are met by our professional guides in Fira Town. Relax in the comfort of our air-conditioned Mercedes minivans, as our staff takes care of all of the details, making sure you see all that Santorini has to offer before taking you back to meet your cruise ship. Perfect for all ages and fully accessible to guests with a disability.
Traditional Oia Village
Soak in the rich culture and architecture while shopping and seeing the sights in this picturesque Greek village. Whether you choose to sample hand-crafted ice cream or shop some of the finest silks, you’re sure to find plenty to adore about Oia. With the beauty of the village and the friendliness of the locals, it is easy to see why Oia is one of the most popular stops in Santorini.
Gorgeous Santorini Sights
A visit to Santorini wouldn’t be complete without taking in its impressive sights. You’ll visit Firostefani Village where whitewashed buildings and a striking blue domed church stand out against the gorgeous blue waters surrounding you. You’ll get to tour the highest point of the island for more amazing views at the Profitis Ilias Monastery too. Many of our wonderful guides are also talented amateur photographers, making it easy for you to capture a picture of yourself at your favorite stops along the way.
Renowned Santorini Wines
Even in ancient times, Santorini was known for the impressive quality and flavor of their wines. Generations of winemakers have kept the tradition alive and continue to craft these delicious wines. The combination of Santorini’s volcanic soil and saltwater breezes make their wines unlike any others. See the gorgeous vineyards and enjoy a wine tasting visit at one of Santorini’s renowned wineries.
Striking Volcanic Beaches
Santorini’s volcanic sand beaches add to the island’s exciting sights. You’ll get to visit Red Beach where red lava cliffs and fine red sand contrast with the clear, blue waters. Spend some time having fun in the sun at Black Beach as well. Enjoy beach fun in the soft black sand and refreshing waters. There is plenty to see and do at the beach, including lunch options ranging from tasty, fresh seafood to traditional delicacies.
- Fira Town meeting point
- Oia Village visit
- Firostefani Village sightseeing with iconic blue dome church
- Profitis Ilias Monastery visit
- Pyrgos Village pass through
- Winery tour with wine tasting
- Red Beach visit
- Black Beach excursion
There is so much in store for you on this shore excursion you won’t want to miss a moment. Get ready to create memories that will last a lifetime when you reserve your spot today!
- Knowledgeable English-speaking guides (Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, and Russian available on request)
- Comfortable transportation in air-conditioned Mercedes minivan
- Wine tasting
- Tour can be customized to 4 hours on request
What’s Not Included
- Meals and snacks
- Cable car tickets
- Personal expenses and optional gratuities
Fira Town - Cable Car Exit
After exiting the tender boat from your cruise ship in the old port of Fira, locate the cable car. Purchase cable car tickets up to Fira Town for everyone in your group, and take the 3-4 minute ride. Our friendly, professional guide will be waiting for you with an Greece Holiday Tours sign just outside the exit gate from the cable car station. If you prefer, the stairs from the port will also take you up to Fira, but allow yourself more time for the climb.
Know Before You Go
We recommend bringing a few items with you to help you make the most of your visit to beautiful Santorini, including sunscreen, your bathing suit, and a towel. And of course, don’t forget your camera!