Vacation on Santorini beaches - hidden bays, top resorts and recreation areas
Santorini features incredibly beautiful exotic beaches, each of which is unique and attractive. Akrotiri-Red Beach located next to the cape with a same name is a local attraction. The beach is covered with black volcanic sand and surrounded by amazingly beautiful rocks of saturated scarlet; the color is due to hardened lava. This exotic beach is very popular among tourists; there are several popular hotels and restaurants next to it. Travelers can enjoy boat trips, as everyone can rent a boat and head to one of the nearby beaches.
The resort of Santorini is globally known not only for its clear sea water and vibrant seascapes but for an excellent variety of gastronomy establishments. The island presents eating houses … Open
Local folks are rather welcoming and hospitable people featuring a fluttering attitude towards their culture. Through many centuries the local folks have managed to preserve numerous … Open
The beautiful beach of Agios Georgios has lots of advantages. It fits both active travelers and those who prefer spending time in tranquil ambience. Numerous hotels and restaurants of different categories are concentrated next to the coast, so the resort will fit even the most demanding guests and budget travelers. The popular resort offers easy access to the nearby Perivolos beach, which also attracts vacationers with its infrastructure and a wide variety of sports facilities.
The island of Santorini keeps numerous unique landmarks and sites among which tourist will find remarkable archeological areas. A recommended spot to visit for tourists during Santorini … Open
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Santorini and surroundings
Interesting places in Santorini for your excursion
SantoriniFrom the series “Monochromatic Cities - Stunning Views”
Check on the map: Distance from Santorini center - 3.9 km.Santorini, a Greece island, is familiar to lovers of beach holidays. This island in the Aegean Sea attracts not only with its charming beaches but also with modern hotels and the unique architecture. The main landmark of the island is the tiny white houses with wooden doors, window shutters and blue gates. The picture is completed by a number of colourful flowers and oriental plants. Locals set them out in flower pots right on their backyard. … Read further
Santorini VolcanoFrom the series “Volcanoes and Traps That Changed the Face of the Planet”
Check on the map: Distance from Santorini center - 2 km.Located on the Greek island of the same name, Santorini is one of the oldest and most powerful volcanoes of our planet. According to the researchers, it could cause the disappearance of the Minoan civilization. As scientists suggest, its most powerful eruption happened in the 17th century BC. The explosion, which took place during the eruption, was so strong that it could be compared with the one-time explosion of several hundred nuclear bombs. … Read further
Photogallery of sunny landscape of Santorini
Travel guide to best natural recreation areas in Santorini for a quiet and secluded summer vacation. Fascinating hidden beaches, amazing bay and coves to sunbathe and swim in the gentle waters of the resorts of Santorini.