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Santorini is probably the most famous greek island with millions of tourists every year and hundreds of things to see and do. But it can also feel like a tourist trap if you don’t really know where to go and how to find the best places to eat. There is definitely more to Santorini than just a sunset in Oia or shopping at Fira. Our handpicked guides and reviews will give you all the tools you need for a perfect trip to Santorini.

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Santorini Hotels

It might be very tricky to choose where to stay in Santorini, as there are so many beautiful hotels and villas but one of the best hotels is Grace Santorini with some of the most impressive online reviews.

Renting a private villa in Santorini can easily be the best option if you are more than 5 people and Villa Aura at Firostefani is one of the best on the island.

Oia with its famous sunsets is undoubtedly the crown jewel of Santorini with some of the most impressive hotels in Europe (like Katikies Hotel)

Santorini Travel Guides

It is not that obvious where you should stay on Santorini island but this guide will hopefully make things clear. It really depends on your situation and what you are looking for from your trip to this magical island.

Santorini is a completely different island between April and October and outside of these months. The high season is June, July and August and the best hting you can do is to avoid visiting the island dring these months.

Unfortunately the small airport of Santorini only serves european destinations from within major european cities and only during the high season (Apr-Oct). This is all you need to know about flights and ferries to Santorini.

Things To Do In Santorini

The great thing about Santorini is that it has hundreds of unique things to do and you will never get bored. From Sunset Cruises to beautiful beaches and unique museums, Santorini has something for everyone.

People say that Santorini is only about couples and honeymoons but there is some serious nightlife on the island and yu will be missing a lot if you don’t visit these awesome clubs and bars.

Wine tasting is one of the best things you can do while on the island. Santorini has more than 16 unique wineries and there is even more popping up every year. After trying most of them, we think this is the best winery tour of the island.

Where To Eat In Santorini

It is not that obvious where you should stay on Santorini island but this guide will hopefully make things clear. It really depends on your situation and what you are looking for from your trip to this magical island.

Santorini is a completely different island between April and October and outside of these months. The high season is June, July and August and the best hting you can do is to avoid visiting the island dring these months.

Unfortunately the small airport of Santorini only serves european destinations from within major european cities and only during the high season (Apr-Oct). This is all you need to know about flights and ferries to Santorini.

More Santorini Guides

Santorin is one of the best honeymoon destinations in the world. This list has all the tips you need to know from choosing a romantic hotel to the best things you can do as a couple on the island.

Imerovigli is simply the best town of Santorini you can stay, as it offers amazing caldera views without having the tourist masses of Oia. The amazing San Antonio Hotel and many more are all in Imerovigli.

Fira is the capital town of Santorini and it’s where all the buzz is. Hotels such the stunning Cosmopolitan Suites at Fira, among others offer excellent service and unique views to the caldera and the volcano.

Santorini has a very reliable local bus service that can take you almost anywhere on the island. This is the most updated bus schedule ad timetables with all destinations.

Planning a trip to Santorini comes with lots of quesitons and you may feel lost. Things like tipping, paying by cash or card, what is the caldera, best areas for shopping and many more are on this handy list of tips and secrets to help you out.

Apart from the reliable local bus there are many other options on how to get around on the island of Santorini You can rent a car, a quad or even hire a personal guide to take you around. 

There are literally hundreds of avaiable tours on Santorini: wine tours, sunset cruises, cooking classes, museum tours and even photography tours! This list has them all.

The volcanic geological formations make Santorini’s beaches some of the most interesting in Greece. Though not as perfect as Mykonos’ beaches, Santorini has a unique list of beachside areas that are ideal for families with kids.

Wth tens of international flights every day during high season, Santorini can be your base to explore other greek islands around. Island hopping is one of the best things you can do while in Santorini.

It is not that obvious where you should stay on Santorini island but this guide will hopefully make things clear. It really depends on your situation and what you are looking for from your trip to this magical island.

Santorini is a completely different island between April and October and outside of these months. The high season is June, July and August and the best hting you can do is to avoid visiting the island dring these months.

Unfortunately the small airport of Santorini only serves european destinations from within major european cities and only during the high season (Apr-Oct). This is all you need to know about flights and ferries to Santorini.

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