Santorini

Santorini

Santorini

In the southern part of the Aegean

lies the island of Santorini (also known as Thira), 200 kms off  the mainland Greece. It is a volcanic island that belongs to the Cyclades Islands, has spectacular sunsets and breathtaking landscapes. In the year 1650 BC, one of the largest volcanic explosions that Earth has ever seen, gave rise to this island-shaped ring. Caldera, 300 meters above sea level, around the bay create stunning images with the blue sea and white houses. Thira is the capital of Santorini is at the top of a hill overlooking the Caldera volcano. Adjacent to this cluster is another charming village is Firostefani. Most white houses with blue domes are in the charming village of Oia (also known as Ia), there are seen some of the best sunsets in the world. It is one of the most popular spots of Santorini by tourists.  Below the cliff of Oia is a beautiful bay called Amoudi. Another of the most popular sites among visitors of Santorini’s Red Beach, a beach with red sand. Hotels in Santorini

Villages in Santorini: Fira; Karterados; Oia (Ia); Kamari; Firostefani; Imerovigli; Pyrgos; Perissa; Akrotiri; Megalochori; Mesaria; Monolithos; Vlichada; Vothonas; Thirasia (a small village on the nearby island of same name);

Transports in Santorini

Santorini (Thira) Airport (JTR) – There are flights to/from Athens and other important Greek airports. There are also flghts to/from several European cities especially during the Summer months.

By boat – There are daily ferries to/from Athens port of Piraeus. During the Summer months there are several connections to other islands like Mykonos, Crete and other islands of Cyclades. Time and tickets of ferries here.

Santorini Map

Map of Santorini Greece

Map of Santorini

Where is Santorini on Map of Greece

location Santorini on Map of Greece

Where is Santorini on Map of Greece

Santorini

Santorini

Santorini

Santorini

Santorini

Santorini

Oia Santorini Greece

Oia Santorini

Oia

Oia

Oia famous sunset

Oia famous sunset

Oia Church Santorini

Oia Church

Amoudi Bay and Oia Santorini

Amoudi Bay and Oia

Amoudi Bay Oia

Amoudi Bay Oia

Amoudi Bay Oia Santorini

Amoudi Bay Oia

Caldera Santorini

Caldera

Donks Santorini Greece

Donks Santorini