Car tour with a local

Cultural & Theme Tours in Greece
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Tour description

Experience Santorini through the eyes of a local expert while you travel in comfort in an air-conditioned SUV or mini-van on your 5-hour private tour. See architectural wonders, spectacular views and learn about the rich culture of the island. Highlights: • Visit the photogenic Oia Village • Explore the Akrotiri excavation site • Travel to the highest point of Santorini at Profitis Ilias mountain • Enjoy a relaxing swim at one of the sensational, volcanic beaches • Eat lunch on the beach while you relax and unwind • Customize your itinerary for a unique experience

Your tour starts as your local expert picks you up from your hotel or meeting place in Fira. After settling on a final list of stops, you will embark on your Greek experience in comfort and safety as you travel to Oia Village for a little souvenir shopping. Your party will have ample opportunity to capture pictures of some of the most photogenic places in Santorini on your journey.  Take in the stark, ancient ruins dotting the hillside and capture photos of sailboats. See many old castles and churches and the whitewashed homes of Santorini residents. Your local expert will take you by some of the most stunning churches in Pyrgos before reaching the pinnacle of Santorini, the Profitis Ilias Monastery. Here, see the island and the sea from an awe-inspiring 360-degree view. Experience a safe and enjoyable tour that exceeds your idea of learning about Greece.  A short walk through Megalochori Village gives you time to stretch your legs and traverse the rich, culture and heritage of the island. Learn local secrets and fun treasures about Greece that only a local can provide. Stop off for a refreshing swim at one of the black, sandy beaches of Perivolos or Perissa Beach where you will see why the area is unique. This is a tailored shore excursion and you can add other options to your tour, including an exploration of the  Akrotiri prehistoric city that was covered by volcanic ash more than 2,000 years ago.

What's included

  • Comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle
  • Experienced driver with local knowledge
  • Convenient pick-up and drop off in Fira or your hotel
  • Bottle of water
  • All Taxes

What's not included

  • Meals, snacks and beverages