Customized Santorini Shore Excursions for Cruise Ship Passengers
If you plan on visiting the island of Santorini but are not sure what to see or what to do, we have the perfect solution for you! The Discover Santorini Tour will make your cruise a unique experience. Santorini shore excursions is the most popular service we provide. Our knowledgeable, friendly, local guides will gladly take you around the island. Get the most out of your time on the island by booking a tour from a cruise ship now!
Duration: 6 hours
Languages: English, Russian, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Chinese
Group, Private: for private parties and groups
Transportation: A/C Luxury Mercedes Mini Van
The island of Santorini has many things to see, to do and to discover. To make your choice easier and to save your time we have created the tour that covers the most famous places of the island and combines traditional villages, amazing views, the blue domes, the highest point, breathtaking pictures and local wines' tasting.
What you will do:
See the highlights of Santorini with a friendly local guide – Many times your impressions of the place depend on who and how is presenting you the relevant information. We give you in hands of the most knowledgeable professionals who will make you fall in love with Santorini forever.
Visit a unique underground wine museum followed by a wine tasting – The founders of the museum are famous local wine producers, for generations in this business. Except of tasting the best wines, you will also get a historical and economic impact of wine making on the life of the island.
Make a stop at the famous blue dome church in the village of Firostefani – You’ve got to know the secret spot uncovering the most picturesque overview of this remarkable sample of Santorinian traditional architecture. Admire the beauty of the church with the Aegean Sea on the background.
Walk through Megalochori village – We’ve chosen this village as a sample of a traditional Santorinian architecture full of little wonders and very easy to walk through, without too many steps, ups and downs. Admire cozy houses covered by bougainvillea, impressive churches of 17th and 18th centuries and an amazing bell tower.
Visit the highest mountain of Santorini, Profitis Ilias – The highest point on the island offers breathtaking views of Santorini and nearby islands as well. One of the impressive stops giving you an opportunity to take your pictures from the bird’s-eye view point.
Discover the beauties of the iconic village of Oia – This wonderful piece of art gives you the ideas for your photos, paintings and creations. Every romantic person or couple definitely will want to spend here most of their free time. Shopping lovers will also love this place full of everything you can dream of.
- Local knowledgeable guide
- Local English speaking professional drive
- Comfortable, air-conditioned transportation
What’s not included:
- Entrance fees to museums and wineries (unless agreed otherwise)
At the exit of the cable car (up the Cliffside), Fira city center
To satisfy all the tastes we are ready to offer you more options for your shore excursions:
Taxi Tour With a Local: The best way to see the most of the island with one of our English-speaking drivers. We guarantee you a comfortable trip around Santorini to enjoy the most of it.
Food Tour: You’ve got to taste local flavours in order to feel the real atmosphere of the place. Santorini can boast of very unique products growing and being produced only here. We invite you to participate in this gastronomic experience!
Wine Tour: There is nothing like wine tasting with a breathtaking Caldera view. Enrich your impressions and knowledge visiting the underground caves that keep the secrets of the most ancient European grape varieties. We take you to three wineries and one brewery during this excursion.
Photo Tour: Photography enthusiasts of all levels will love this journey. During this excursion we make stops at famous and “secret” places with great panoramic views giving you a unique photo opportunity to express yourself with breathtaking views on the background.
Different duration of the tours:
During a 4-hour tour we’ll provide you with a personal guide and a private vehicle to set your excursion according to your desired itinerary at a convenient time for you. Usually within this period of time you can visit:
- The famous village of Oia distinguished by its traditional architecture.
- The village of Firostefani with its famous blue domes.
- A local winery with an opportunity of tasting Santorinian wines.
- The capital of Fira with a possibility of shopping.
Or you can choose a 6-hour tour and see the main attractions of Santorini without any hurry. In addition, you will have time to visit the highest peak of Prophet Elias Mountain, to capture the beauty of the whole island and visit one of the famous black beaches, to enjoy local cocktails and have a lunch at a coastal tavern.
Still, you are not limited to our suggestions, Santorini has much more to offer and we can design your program together on the route.
Why to book a tour with Omega Travel?
Unique impressions: Whether you plan a day trip to Santorini or an extended stay on the island, we can make your experience enjoyable and unforgettable.
Customized Tours: We are flexible regarding what you want to include in your excursion in Santorini. Tell us about your interests or what you would like to see in this port of call, and we’ll share our suggestions on how to take the most of your time, whether it is a shopping experience, a wine-tasting, relaxing on the beach, watching the sunset, discovering the local way of life.
Friendly, local, English-speaking drivers and guides: a proper person who knows the best way around, who loves the place, has a good knowledge and is a good narrator, probably, is the key of your successful tour around the island. Save your time and let us show you the way! Omega Travel will make sure you have the best island experience during your sailing cruise or land excursions.
Comfortable, reliable transportation: We provide the best, modern, clean, comfortable and air-conditioned transportation.
Realistic timetables: Let us know how much time you have in Santorini in order we could offer you the most effective way of exploring the island. We’ll make sure you see as much as possible and you will be brought back to the cable car on time.
Santorini cruise excursions like never before
Our passion about Santorini and high professionalism in what we are doing will make a difference, and you will feel it. We are ready to show you things not mentioned in travel guide books, to share with you our knowledge of local culture, to tell you things that will help you to understand better this unique island, and to love it like we do. We guarantee that your shore excursion in Santorini, Greece with us will be one of a kind.
Tell us what you want to experience, and we’ll make it happen. Just look for the sign with your name on it, and let the tour get started. Book your Santorini shore excursion with us today!
How to book your tour?
- Complete your booking online (no credit card needed).
- Your booking will be processed and you will receive a PayPal payment request for a € 50-euro deposit.
- After you make the deposit you will receive the final confirmation of your tour.