Santorini the volcanic half – Moon Island, is and always has been a popular tourist place. Great poets have sung its praises, a 4.000 year old history. And the eternal rock continues to stand, strong and majestic, rising proudly from the sea and guarding well the secrets of Atlantis... Live your myth participating on this amazing day cruise.
Take the speed boat from Heraklion and arrive at the port of Santorini, Athinios, where a comfortable, air-conditioned bus will be waiting for you, escorted by experienced guides ready to provide information concerning the island and its history. Enjoy breathtaking views of the beautiful countryside before your arrival at the unique village of Oia. Oia is built on the northern part of the Caldera rim offering magnificent views of houses studded along the volcanic rock hillside overlooking both the Mediterranean and Aegean Sea.
A visit to the island’s capital (chora), called “Fira” is a must. Explore the picturesque traditional little alleys, admire the incomparable aesthetics of Aegean architecture, shop or simply enjoy a drink and the unique view of the volcano over the magnificent cliffs of Caldera. You have the choice of either staying at the beautiful capital of the island Fira or visiting the magnificent black beach of Perissa – Perivolos or taking a boat tour on Caldera (optional). Return back to Heraklion late in the afternoon.
- Roundtrip boat tickets
- Land excursion on Santorini
- Expert escort on Santorini
- Entrance fees
- Volcano boat tour (optional)
- Personal expenses
- Gratuities (optional)
- Port Transfers
Escort: English speaking escort. The tour can be arranged also in German language upon request and availability.
Meeting point: The meeting point is directly at Heraklion port where the ferry departs for Santorini.
Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information while booking: Passengers’ Surname and Name, Gender, Nationality and Date of birth. According to EU Directive 98/41, the shipping company has the obligation to keep a passengers' name list of every voyage, for safety reasons.