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ARCHAEOLOGICAL BUS TOUR TO AKROTIRI EXCAVATION & RED BEACH

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Stop At: Megalochori - Traditional Village, Megalochori Greece

Prophet Elias Monastery – Megalochori village – Akrotiri Excavations (with Guide, entrance fee 12,00 E) – Red Beach (aprox. 45 min free time, approach on foot 10 minsaprox, per way) - Perivolos Beach ( free time swimming) – Last stop forFREE WINE TASTING

Start with the breath-taking view at the Prophet Elias Monastery and visit the picturesque monastery. Then follows Megalochori village, an extremely charming traditional settlement, almost abandoned after the big earthquake.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Akrotiri Archaeological Site, Akrotiri 84700 Greece

We visit Akrotiri excavations, one of the most significant archaelogical sites, that includes a vast structure, once habited by 200 families and preserved burried under the volcano’s lava.

Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

Stop At: Red Beach, Akrotiri Greece

Then you will have free time at the Red Beach for swimming or simply enjoy the colotful formations of the mountain and/or visit Akrotiri Bay for coffee or lunch with Greek traditional mezedes and ouzo (not included) .

Duration: 35 minutes

Stop At: Perivolos Beach, Perivolos 847 03 Greece

Perivolos, with its black sandy beach comes next. There you will have enough time to enjoy swimming, explore the area and taste fresh cooked fishes at the local taverns. Last stop, one of the most popular wineries of Santorini (50 minutes approximately), for a wine tasting experience.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Prophet Elias, Santorini 847 00, Greece

Visit the picturesque monastery of Prohet Elias in Pyrgos Village.

Duration: 30 minutes
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Departure Point
Kamari Tours, Kamari 847 00, Greece

Traveler pickup is offered
Children under 4 years old can get free.
Children under 4 years old will not reserve a seat on the bus. They will sit on parents' lap.
The voucher should be printed twice.
This is not a private hotel pick up, The guests should wait for the bus outside their hotel on the main road (all hotels are not accessible by bus).
Bus Departure: Kamari 10:30, Monolithos 10:30, Messaria 10:35, Karterados 10.40, Fira 10:45, Perissa 10.30, Pyrgos 10:50, Imerovigli 10:15, Oia 10:00, Megalochori 10:45, Vlichada 10:40, Perivolos 10:35, Akrotiri 10:45 Emporeio 10:35 Firostefani: 10:20
Departure Time
11:00 AM
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Children under 4 years old can get free
Exclusions
  • Excavation site entrance 14.00 E
  • Children under 4 years old will not reserve a seat on the bus. They will sit on parents' lap.
  • Entry/Admission - Akrotiri Archaeological Site
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've done a few group tours in other holiday destination s before, but I have to say our tour guide Tanya was one of the most passionate tour guide I have encountered. I travelled alone so she helped me taking pictures, and took good care...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I do reccomend Kamari Tours as we had a great time during that day. It mas an unique experience. Both (our guide Tania and our driver, forgot his name) were fantastic, we had pictures taken by them and sang happy birthday to some of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Liliana V
Deliporanidis_K, Marketing & Communication Department at Kamari Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Liliana, Thank you very much for sharing your review with us and our readers. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed the tour, archaeological bus tour to Akrotiri excavations and red beach. We are grateful for your comments and the kind words about...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy tour with knowledgeable and friendly tour guide. Tanya was funny and shared so many details. She knows the island well and the tour runs well. She worked with the kids on tour quite well. Definitely recommend it.More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Janthejayhawk
Deliporanidis_K, Marketing & Communication Department at Kamari Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you for writing about your experience in one of our excursions in Santorini! We are glad to hear that you had a great time and that you enjoyed your day tour. Thank you very much once again for taking a time to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Guide Tanya, really talked a lot. However she kept us on time. She was very friendly and if you want amazing photos... she is the gal for you. The day is very long and there is ALOT of walking. The beaches to me were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Toni J
Deliporanidis_K, Marketing & Communication Department at Kamari Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review of your recent experience. Your feedback is very important to us. We constantly try to improve our services, in order to provide the best possible experience to our guests. Although let us clarify that the archaeological tour covers the historical...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best tour we did, embracing traditional quaint villages, history and beauty. I loved visiting Megalochori’s quaint streets and village culture , bought olive oil at the monastery, Akotiri - history being excavated and preserved with a great guide to explain the ruins,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Woodfine111
Deliporanidis_K, Marketing & Communication Department at Kamari Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Woodfine, Thank you for your amazing review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your day tour with us. We work meticulously to preserve our high standards and ensure our guests will have memorable experiences. We really hope to welcome you on board...More

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If your hotel is on the main road, pick up is easy. If you are tucked away in one of the side streets, it is about a ten minute walk to the pick-up spot.
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