Best Things to Do in Santorini
Volcanic activity plays a role in many of Santorini's popular activities, from swimming and sunbathing at the molten-dyed beaches to witnessing consistently gorgeous sunsets from the cliffs at Oia. Another option is to dive right in: Try sailing the clear-blue caldera where the city of Atlantis was said to have stood, or bathe in the hot springs surrounding the Santorini Volcano (Kameni). If you're more of a gastronome, take a tour of the Boutari Winery in the town of Perissa. Santorini is home to several wineries and is especially known for its strong reds.
Why go: Separating Kamari from Perissa is Ancient Thira. First settled by the Dorians in the 9th ... read more»
Why go: For beautiful views of the caldera, descend the 300 steps from the northern city of ... read more»
Why go: Santorini's volcanic history has lead to the formation of some of the more unique ... read more»
Why go: There's no better way to enjoy Santorini than with a glass of vino. And ... read more»
Why go: Taking a trip to the Museum of Prehistoric Thira is a great way to finish ... read more»
Why go: This fascinating archaeological site was first discovered in the late 1960s, but its buildings date ... read more»