Relax Your Bodies At Black Sand Beaches of Perissa & Kamari
Undoubtedly one of the best places in Santorini, Perissa is a beautiful beach with crystalline waters and modest black sand. Witness the stunning view of the enormous black rock Mesa Vouno that rises from the sea and get enchanted when it shines at night. Set out on an excursion to the ancient ruins of Thera on donkeys.
How To Reach: Located at a distance of only 10 km from the Island’s capital, Fira, Kamari beach is extremely attractive and offers a variety of watersports adventures. Soak in the sun facing the beautiful view of Kamari beach or take a nice walk along the waterfront under a starry sky.
Nearest Airport: Santorini Kamari and Perissa beaches are located at a distance of only 4 km from The Santorini (Thira) National Airport. You can get a private taxi, minivan or Express shuttle to reach these beautiful beaches.
Location: Santorini Perissa Beach and Kamari beach, Fira, Greece.
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Explore The Lighthouse of Akrotiri
The reason why Greece is one of the most preferred destination for honeymoon is that you never run of things to do in Santorini on Honeymoon. Hop to the best and one of the most beautiful lighthouses of Santorini.
Located in a lovely, tranquil village of Akrotiri, this lighthouse is an admirable building with white washed walls, gracefully standing on the edge of a high cliff above the sea. Watch the warm light of sunset fill the Akrotiri lighthouse resting your head on your beloved and enjoy your blissful, romantic moment by the excellent sunset watching spot.
How To Reach: Located at a distance of only 13 km from Thira, the lighthouse is easily accessible by road from Akrotiri village. You can easily get a private taxi or car from the airport or a donkey ride from the vintage village.
Location: Akrotiri Lighthouse, Akrotiri village, Greece
Visit A Volcano On Nea Kameni
Santorini is gifted with a unique beauty just like your relationship. With its wild scenery and healing hot springs, a visit to Nea Kameni with its islands of black lava comes under the list of best things to do in Fira Santorini.
Take a dip in the yellow hot healing springs full of sulfur characterized for its therapeutic purposes. Walk hand in hand upon the solid black lava of a steaming volcano and enjoy a breathtaking view of Caldera and young islets overlooking an amazing colored sunset. Take a walk to one of the oldest volcanoes, Palea Kameni, and discover incredible volcano’s crater and magical Openings bursting with sulfur steam.
How to reach: Take a cruise or a boat trip to the Nea Kameni volcanoes from Santorini village. Or you can consider taking bus tours that also covers all the important attractions on way.
Last eruption: 1950
Location: Santorini, Greece
Bath In Hot Springs At Palea Kameni
Found on the tiny, uninhabited island of Palea Kameni, the fabled hot springs are characterized by amazing therapeutic purposes. Take a dip in the sulfur rich yellow waters amidst smoking craters. Formed by the biggest volcanic eruptions of ancient times, these shallow orange streaked waters has healing and softening properties for the skin and is said to heal rheumatism and arthritis.
Enjoy the panoramic view of the Java fields and the shallow sulfur filled magical waters.
How To Reach: To reach here, you can take a tour from the old port of Fira in a traditional boat. There are frequent morning and evening excursions available at an economical price.
Location: Palea Kameni, Fira, Santorini, Greece
View Caldera From Cable Cars
Get an aerial view of the beautiful town of Fira on a cable car. A unique and beautiful view of the island with your beloved at an altitude of 220 meters is sure to make your trip to Santorini unforgettable. The beautiful view of the wild beauty of Santorini and its multicolored rocks with the enchanting volcanoes is a treat to your senses. It would be a pity if you miss out on one of the best things to do in Santorini Greece.
How to reach: The cable cars runs every 20 minutes starting from 6:30 am in summers and 7:30 am in winters. You can hire a cable car for 5 euros per person.
Location: Gondola lift station in Fira, Thera, Greece
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Stay In Exotic Windmill Villas
Located at the top of the caldera cliff, these traditional and unique windmill villas provides a complete 360 degree view of the rustic island of Santorini. Get in the feel of Santorini with redesigned traditional windmills with a rustic thatched roof.
Enjoy an unobstructed view of the magical sunset, the breathtaking village of Oia, the dormant volcanoes, and the cosmopolitan center of Fira from the terrace of these exotic windmill villas.
Activities to do: Gaze at the starlit sky overlooking the enchanting Aegean Sea and the fantastic port of Athinios. Specially designed for couples, these exotic windmill villas promises you an incomparable experience with your better half.
Location: Imerovigli, Santorini Island, Greece
Price: 350 Euros in off season | 790 Euros in High season
Wine Tour Of Santorini
Wine adventure is one of the top things to do in Santorini Greece. Embark on an unforgettable journey as you move between the distinct wineries on the beautiful countryside. Make memories as you go through this unique wine tasting journey in traditional wineries and family-owned wine cellars.
Spend your afternoon sipping crisp wines served along with local cheese and snacks from the oldest vineyards of Europe. The wine tours of Santorini are specially designed to give you private wine tours to explore the food, culture and wine of Santorini and Greece.
Activities to do: Get intimate culinary experiences with the daily wine tours run by highly experienced Greek enologists and Dimitris. There are private wine tours along with a private guide that will carry out a 5 hour tour visiting 3 traditional wineries with all the privacy you need on a Honeymoon.
How to reach: The 5 hour wine tour in Santorini starts from 100 Euros. A cooking and wine tasting tour costs you around 150 Euros while a private wine adventure costs you something around 600 to 900 Euros.
Location: Messaria, Santorini, Greece
Watch Movie Under The Stars - The Kamari Open Air Cinema
Experience the charm of open roofed Greek theatres as you sip wine under a starry sky. Located at the entrance of the Kamari town, Fira, the open air cinema Kamari or CINE KAMARI organizes various cultural events like concerts and theatrics and art exhibitions.
Activities to do: Go on a movie date with your beloved under the moonlight sky. Sip on some wine or cocktails, refreshments and feel at home with munchies, snacks, and ice cream. Enjoy latest English movies with Greek subtitles. The doors of the CINEMA KAMARI opens at 20:30 and the movie starts at 21:30.
Location: Thira, Kikladhes, Greece.
Price: 8 Euros per person
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Enjoy Water Sports At Kamari
Get some adrenaline pumping action and adventure at two of the most popular beaches of Santorini, Kamari and Perissa. There are various clubs offering adventure activities like waterskiing, wakeboard, kneeboard, banana boat rides, kite board, wind surfing, diving, fly fish, tube ringos, canoeing or kayaking and sea bicycles and what not, with professional and certified instructors.
Activities to do: Combine adventure with romance on a double-ski with your beloved overlooking the beautiful black sand sandy beaches and pristine turquoise blue waters. Go parasailing in the evening and enjoy the famous sunsets of Santorini.
If you are not too keen on extreme water sports, you can visit Santorini Water Park. Enjoy a relaxing day at the sunbeds or go swimming to unwind. Sip on refreshing drinks and cocktails, binge on snacks and listen to some music at the poolside.
Location: Perissa and Kamari Beach, Santorini, Greece
Price: The price starts from 35 Euros and goes up to 250 Euros depending upon the ride.
Swim At Lioyerma Pool For Free
Lounge in the breathtaking Lioyerma pool overlooking the stunning Aegean Sea with a good book and some music with your better half. Swimming in Lioyerma, which literally means sunset in Greek is one of the best things to do in Oia Santorini as it is absolutely free. Escape the monstrous cruise crowd and enjoy some peaceful moments with your partner at this serene refuge.
The largest pool in town, Lioyerma is a hidden treasure located north to Aoi's caldera and gives you breathtaking views of sunset. Soak in the spectacular views of caldera along with some drinks and refreshment at this secluded Oasis.
How to reach: To reach here you can take a private car or a bus from Oai’s bus station.
Location: Lioyerma Lounge Café Pool Bar, Oia, Santorini
Experience Life Of Minoan Period At Ancient Akrotiri & Ancient Thera
Apart from its beautiful sunsets, stunning beaches, tasty wine and romance, Santorini is very well known for its ancient history and archeological sites.
Get a sneak peek into the wealthy lifestyle of the pre-Christian era with a visit to the Archaeological site of Akrotiri and the Ancient City of Thira. Visit the remarkably well preserved excavation site of Minoan Bronze Age settlement and get lost in the beauty of the most important prehistoric settlement, Akrotiri.
Activities to do: Get enchanted by the excavated artifacts, frescoes, pottery, furniture and buildings of this ancient civilization.
How To Reach: Located on the picturesque Messa Vouno Mountain, the Ancient city of thera dates back to the 9th century BC. Get a tour of the antiquities of sanctuary of Artemis, the Royal Stoa, and the Gymnasium of the Epheboi, the Temple of Apollo Karneios, and the Basilistai House, the forum, a theatre and the Terrace of Festivals. Feel the lifestyle of the residents of the Ancient city of Thera as you brush past the magnificent view to the Aegean Sea.
Location: Oia, Santorini, Greece
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Get 18-Wine Flight Tasting At Santo Winery
What better way than to experience Santorini with the gastronomy of the greek land on the top of caldera cliff and a breathtaking view of the volcano! Go on a comprehensive wine tour at the Santo Wines Oeno Tourism centre and sip your way through 18 different wines.
Activities to do: Stroll through one of the most modern wineries in Greece. Watch a 15 minute screening of the winemaking traditions of Santorini, the wines and the volcanic vineyard of santorini as you munch on the complimentary olives, cheese and snacks. Sip on 18 different varieties of crisp wine with your beloved while you watch the sun descend over the Cosmopolitan Caldera.
Location: Pyrgos, santorini
Price: 55 Euros per person for 18-wine flight tasting.
Visit Rusty Red Beach of Santorini
Located only a few steps away from the ancient site of Akrotiri, the red beach is arguably one of the most famous and beautiful beaches of Santorini.
Activities to do: Visit the unique cafes on the beach that are cut into a cliff. Take a stroll down the unique landscape of red and black volcanic rocks or simply admire the stunning beauty of the rusty red beach from the headland. Indulge in some adventure sports like snorkeling that is highly recommended due to the presence of rocks.
How to reach: The beach is easily accessible as it is only a few minutes away from Akrotiri. You can take a car to the red beach from Santorini National Airport, park it a few steps ahead of the beach and walk, or get on a boat from the Akrotiri port to reach the famous red beach of santorini.
Location: Akrotiri port, Santorini, Greece
Eat Famous Fast-Food Sandwich Of Lucky’s
Apart from the white washed houses, brilliant blue domes and dramatic cliff tops, Santorini is famous for one more thing. The famous Lucky’s Souvlakis fast food joint.
Treat your taste buds to some delicious Gyros and a delectable platter of Greek food at the most famous cafe of Santorini, Lucky’s Souvlakis. Grab a quick, inexpensive snack of authentic Greek delicacies. Gain some energy for travel with the delicious pita bread, crunchy and healthy Greek salad and all-time favorite chicken and fries. Nestled on an Island in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, Lucky’s Souvlaki is not a place to be missed.
Location: Main Street, Fira, Santorini, Greece
Price: 2.5 Euros for a Pita Gyro
Visit Santorini Brewery Company
Established in 2011 by an American, a Serbian and a Greek, the Santorini brewery was set up to give people a seemingly admirable fresh beer other than the bland Greek beer and wine.
As seen in the logo, santorini brewing company provides you with an exciting range of Donkey beers.
Activities to do: A Visit to the Santorini brewery company is one of the best things to do in Santorini on Honeymoon with its unpasteurized, unfiltered and extremely palatable beers served along with free tastings. Choose from an excellent variety of Crazy Donkey, Eureka donkey, Red donkey, white donkey, yellow donkey and the Christmas special Xmas donkey beer brewed freshly in the only brewery in Santorini.
Location: Mesa Gonia, Thira, Greece.
Price: 3 Euros to 10 Euros depending upon the type of beer.
Go For A Sailing Tour From Santorini
Embark on a once in a lifetime yacht sailing tour of the postcard perfect Santorini. Make your honeymoon all the more special in romantic private cruises that takes you around the therapeutic waters of Santorini’s hot springs and the enchanting beaches of the stunning island.
Select from a range of sailing tours that offers a 5-hour Catamaran cruise with unlimited Santorini wine and Greek bear and a complimentary Greek meal prepared on board. Choose from two options- morning or sunset tour and get pick up and drop from your accommodation.
Activities to do: Cherish the mesmerizing sunset of Oia in the most romantic yacht sailing tour that starts from the port of Ammoudi and passes through the most photographed islands of Cyclades.
Price: 101 to 1796 Euros depending upon the tour.
Experience Santorini On ATV
The best way to go around the beautiful town of Santorini is not a taxi, car or a bus. It is An All-Terrain vehicle available locally on rent. After all how often do you get the opportunity to drive an ATV to explore cities?
There are a number of ATV rental services in santorini, just pick one nearest to your accommodation. For renting an ATV you just require an international driving license however a national driving license will also do. The rental services are usually for a day and in addition to a fully functional ATV, you get a helmet and a tank full of gas/fuel.
Activities to do: Explore the rustic caldera, the stunning sunsets, the beautiful Aegean Sea and the white washed monuments of Santorini in your own ATV.
Price: 25-75 Euros per day
Hike From Fira To Oia Village
Walk through the most scenic routes of the Island of Santorini. A 10 km hike might not seem the best idea but it is one of the most fascinating things to do in Santorini especially when you are with your better half.
This 2 hour hiking trail from Fira to Oia will be one of the most memorable things you will do on your honeymoon however there are a few things to be taken care of before you embark on this beautiful trail. Carry some water and snacks along although there are a couple of restaurants in the way. If you are not much of a hiker, you can get a taxi from Fira to Oia and come back on foot in the return.
Witness a breathtaking sunset at Oia by the time you finish your hike and get enchanted by the orange hues in the backdrop of the stunning village of Oia.
Get Your Honeymoon Photoshoot In Santorini
What better background and frames than the stunning sunset of Oia, the beautiful white washed buildings, the picturesque town of Caldera and the enchanting Aegean Sea for a Honeymoon photoshoot? Get a 5 hour private photo shoot customized according to your taste and need on the beautiful island of Santorini.
Take away ample memories of your honeymoon with your better half while professional photographers click stunning full resolution photographs of you both. Book a day in advance, in case you need to change a few outfits, you can, in any of the nearby cafes. The photoshoot company usually offers you pick up and drop services and ferries to photoshoot locations. And they deliver you the high resolution photos in a span of one or two weeks.
Location: Fira, Santorini.Price: USD 55
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Swim At Amoudi Bay
Explore the charming Cliffside of Oia village and dive into the picturesque Ammoudi Harbour. The narrow channel between Santorini and the sea around Agios Nikolaos are scenic places to swim. Overlooking colourful volcanic cliffs, the small island of Agios Nikolaos provides beautiful weather conditions to swimmers.
Activities: Do a thrilling cliff jump off the Amoudi Bay with your partner and experience Santorini like never before!
How To Reach: Located only a few minutes away from Oia, you can both drive to the Taverna-lined fishing Harbour of Ammoudi bay and park your car few meters away or you can reach Oia first and walk all the way to Amondi. Jump in the Amoudi Bay and get a sensational sea level view of the Oia atop the stunning caldera cliffs.
Location: Amoudi Bay, Oia, Santorini
Learn Santorini Cooking
You might try sightseeing, adventure activities and photography on your honeymoon but how often will you get the opportunity to cook with your better half. Learn to cook melt-in-mouth Greek delicacies while you sip on the crisp wine of Santorini in a 6-hour food and wine tour.
Get personalized attention from local chef as you prepare some classic Greek specialties, Santorini delicacies and of course memories! Cooking with your partner is one of the best things to do in Santorini on honeymoon.
Activities to do: Listen stories about Santorini’s gastronomy as you learn to cook delicious Santorini staples like tomato fritters, Greek salad and pork with vinsanto. Get a complimentary recipe card of Authentic Santorini dishes and a hotel drop off.
Location: Santorini, GreecePrice: USD 180
Hiking To Skaros Rock
Hike to the magnificent fortress of Skaros rock castle in Imerovigli. Located only a few steps away from Imerovigli, Santorini, the trail is full of breathtaking views and are literally a treat to the eyes.
Make your way through the beautiful ruins of the old houses of the uninhabited Skaros, red and black volcanic stones and remains of the cave houses (hypo scafa).
Activities to do: Follow a charming narrow path to reach the beautiful white church, Theoskepasti, standing remotely at the horizon. Get a magnificent view of the Imerovigli from the top of the cliff and the white church of St Georgios. The hiking trail is easy with only half a kilometer to walk and gives you some of the best views of Santorini.
Location: Imerovigli, Santorini, Greece
Ride The Donkeys
It is one of the most absurd things to do but also one of the most fun things to do in Santorini on honeymoon. Where else do you getting this seemingly absurd means of transportation other than santorini!
Activities: If you are someone who is eccentric then a donkey ride over a cable car is an excellent idea to discover the Island of Fira with your partner. Go on an exciting donkey ride from Oia to the village of Ammoudi and enjoy the scenic views of this stunning Island. Ditch the run-of-the-mill transportation and make some really exceptional memories with your beloved on a zany donkey ride.
Location: Fira, Santorini
Price: 5 Euros
Get Lost In Emborio
We have always wished to get lost in a dreamy city away from the hustle and bustle of the crowd. Get lost in this quaint town in the charming Cyclades city of Santorini. This beguilingly beautiful traditional settlement is also a magnificent castle.
How To Reach: Located only 12 km from Fira on the foothills of mount Prophet Elias, Emborio is the largest village of santorini overlooking the waters of Perissa and perivolos. Get lost in the picturesque streets of Emporio, an enticing sequence of old windmills on the cliff side, gorgeous blue domed churches, narrow white washed alleys and an alluring 15 century fortress which looks as though it will slide down any moment from the hill.
Location: Emborio, Santorini.
Visit World Famous Santorini Bookstore
Visit the best bookstore in the world (according to National Geographic) and along with memories, take away some books as well. The Atlantis bookshop is a small home converted into a gorgeous looking full-fledged book store. Overlooking the waters in Oia, Santorini, Atlantis is not just a bookstore but offers everything art. It regularly hosts readings on the terrace, and food and film festivals.
Activities: Read fun quotations written everywhere, be it inside, outside, on the rooftop, basement, corners, or walls. Get lost in this fancy little bookstore with books of almost all languages crammed in every little corner. Explore a special nook dedicated to Greece and Greek history, myths and classics.
Location: Oia, Santorini, Greece
Dance With Wine - Koo Club
Put on your dancing shoes and dance the night away with Santorini’s plush Koo club. Located on the north end of the Cliffside walkway in Fira, Koo club has a pretty large indoor dance floor with a luxurious decoration resembling a Greek palace.
Activities: Get carried away by the pulsating rhythms of the music, subdued lighting and an impressive chandelier. Lounge at the three spacious Patio bars and enjoy a drink under the stars with your better half. It surely looks like one of the best things to do in Santorini on Honeymoon.
Location: 25is Martiou 303, Thira 847 00, Greece
Price: 25 Euros/ person
Ferry Ride From Los To Santorini
Get an unforgettable ferry ride to one of the most beautiful summer destinations, Santorini. The daily ferries offers you a ride in high-speed boats, catamarans, ferry boats and flying dolphins. It lasts up to 9-10 hours and gives you an exceptional view of the islands of Greece from Ios to santorini. Book a ferry with the company that suits you better and enjoy your ferry trip to Santorini.
How to reach: There are daily ferries from Ios to Santorini that gives you a breathtaking view of the Islands of Greece.
Location: Ios, Santorini, Greece.
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Get Fish Therapy At Fish Spa Kangal Wellness Centre
Get an exotic fish spa at kagal wellness center santorini and open doors to wellness and pleasure. Gently scrub off dead skin and get a micro massage with the help of toothless and safe GARRA RUFA fish or Kangal Fish.
The Ichthyotherapy offers an incredible sense of relaxation along with skin exfoliation and a soothing gentle massage. Get the revitalizing effects of the Dead Sea minerals and calming characteristics of natural plant extracts in the products used along with the fish therapy. Relax with your partner with customized couple’s massage therapies.
Location: Mitropoleos str. Prehistoric Thera Museum, Fira-Santorini, Cyclades.
Price: 25 Euros/ person for hands and feet | 120 Euros for couple’s massage.
Enjoy A Concert At La Ponta (Akrotiri)
Activities: Get lost in the melodies inspired by the centuries old traditions of the Akrotiri Castle when the sounds of ancient and contemporary instruments unite. Spend a musical night with your beloved under the starry sky and the Akrotiri Caste lit in different hues.
Location: La Ponta, Venetian tower, Castle of Akrotiri, Santorini.
Price: 7 Euros.
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Dine At Metaxy Mas
Feast on exotic Cretan and santorinian dishes at one of the most exotic taverns in Santorini. Sip on the Greek ‘Raki’ under the starry sky on Metaxy Mas’ terrace lounge. Metaxy Max has two cool yards to sit and dine and offers authentic santorini salad and delicious Cretan, their signature dishes.
Gorge on some tasty pork chops, fava, shrimps and feta with some good soufflé’. The beautiful interiors sets a perfect vibe to dine and chat. A must visit if you are visiting Santorini. Their mouthwatering delicacies ensures the taste stays with you even after you leave the restaurant.
Location: Metaxy Mas Tavern, Exo Gonia Santorini, Santorini.
Enjoy Sunset At Oia Village
Enjoy a fantastic sunset at the most beautiful and picturesque village of Santorini. Get on the top of an impressive cliff overlooking the volcano of Palia and Nea Kameni and the island of Thirassia and see the sky getting colored in hues of red and orange as the sun goes down.
Get a fantastic view of the beach of Armenia, blue domed churches and the charming houses in narrow streets as the setting sun fills the Venetian fortress with a golden light. End your day resting your head on your better half as the sun slowly goes down giving a magnificent view of the stunning village of Oia.
Location: Oia, Santorini.
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