Santorini in a Day: Half or Full-Day Private Custom Tour of Santorini

From EUR €300.00
  • Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)
  • Product code: PQ8DN1

Enjoy the wonders of Santorini with a personal modern air-conditioned minivan and a private local driver-guide. Customize your own itinerary, explore as you wish, and see all that the island has to offer on a half or full-day private tour. See the highlights of this wonderful island, from stunning natural wonders to idyllic towns and traditional wineries.

From black- and red-sand beaches to charming villages and incredible views from its caldera, Santorini is renowned as the gem of the Aegean Sea. This tour allows you to see Santorini at your own pace, with a private expert local driver-guide to lead the way, taking you to wherever and whatever interests you along with visits at the most famous sites of Santorini.

Meet your private driver-guide and modern vehicle at the location of your choice and discuss your ideal itinerary. Whether you have something in mind or would like your driver to take the lead and give tips and recommendations—your needs are catered to.

Visit sites like the village of Oia with its whitewashed houses and winding streets. See the archaeological site of Akrotiri, a prehistoric village preserved in volcanic ash. Or head up to the Prophet Elias Monastery, the peak of the island, for stunning views of the Aegean coast and to meet the resident monks. Ask your driver-guide to take you off the beaten path to spots often missed by visitors, and discover the real Santorini.

      Highlights:

  • Spend a day exploring Santorini with a private driver-guide and a modern a/c minivan or luxury SUV.
  • Enjoy a flexible itinerary and customize your own sightseeing trip.
  • See top Santorini attractions such as Akrotiri* and the villages of Pyrgos and Oia or enjoy a wine-tasting at a traditional winery.
  • Relax at the black sand beaches of Kamari and Perissa.
  • Gain insider knowledge about Santorini's hidden gems.
  • Let your private driver arrange the logistics and scheduling details.
  • Flexibility to customize your own itinerary.
  • Comfort of touring in a private a/c modern minivan with a designated professional driver-guide.


      Sample Itinerary: Half-Day Tour (5-Hours)

  • Visit the charming town of Oia, nestled in the hillsides.
  • Make a stop at the famous "caldera" of the island, learn about Santorini's formation & history and enjoy photo opportunities at the most picturesque spot of the "Fira to Oia" hiking trail path, accessible by our tour van on the Santorini cliffs.
  • Photo Stop at the Blue Dome Church in the artisan neighborhood of  "Firostefani".
  • Enjoy scenic views of Mt. Prophet Elias, the highest peak of the island, above Pyrgos village.
  • Relax at the Black sand beach of Perissa or enjoy a wine-tasting at a traditional winery*
  • The above sample itinerary can be tailored according to your preferences on the spot to include/exclude additional stops as long as the total duration of the trip remains up to 5-Hours.


      Sample Itinerary: Full-Day Tour (8-Hours)

  • Make a stop at the famous "caldera" of the island, learn about Santorini's formation & history and enjoy photo opportunities at the most picturesque spot of the "Fira to Oia" hiking trail path, accessible by our tour van on the Santorini cliffs.
  • Visit the charming town of Oia, nestled in the hillsides.
  • Photo Stop at the Blue Dome Church at the artisan neighborhood of  "Firostefani".
  • Enjoy scenic views of Mt. Prophet Elias, the highest peak of the island, above Pyrgos village.
  • Photo stop at the Red sand beach.
  • Drive through or relax at the black volcanic beach of Perissa or Kamari, on the Aegean sea.
  • Enjoy a wine-tasting at a traditional winery*
  • Stroll through the traditional villages of Pyrgos or Megalochori that incorporate the traditional & Venetian architecture of Santorini.
  • Drive until the Venetian lighthouse, on the south corner of the island, and discover the edge of Santorini.
  • See the Santorini Windmills located at the old village of Emporio and enjoy panoramic landscapes of the Aegean.
  • Optionally incorporate a lunch at a local restaurant, off the main towns of Santorini, for an authentic & local experience.
  • The above sample itinerary can be tailored according to your preferences on the spot to include/exclude additional stops as long as the total duration of the trip remains up to 8-Hours.


       Included:

  • Pickup & return from your Hotel or Cruise port (meeting point at the top of cruise port's cable car) or Airport.
  • Half-day (5 Hours approx.) or Full-day (up to 8 hours) private tour with private driver-guide.
  • Transport by air-conditioned Mercedes-Benz modern minivan. 
  • Mineral water (0.5lt bottle per person).


*Not included:
-Admission fees (when applicable) to the museums & Akrotiri Excavations (optional stops).
-Wine tasting fees at the wineries (optional stop).
-Food, drinks, and personal expenses, unless specified.
-Guided tours inside museums & ancient sites unless specified.


Information about Akrotiri:

Inside official Greek Ancient Sites such as Akrotiri in Santorini and Parthenon (Acropolis) in
Athens, only official Greek Archaeologists have permission to guide.
During your private tour you can definitely be offered a drop-off at the site
of Akrotiri by your driver, wonder inside on your own, and once you finish your
visit be collected by your driver to continue your private tour. 
Your private driver-guide is not permitted to guide you inside the actual site or the ruins.



Additional Info
If you are coming on Santorini from Athens via plane for a day-trip, the tour can offer you a complimentary airport pickup and drop-off service.
In case your group consists of more than 30 travelers and for any other special traveling requirement, please contact us at info@santorini-privatetour.com.



Rates:
Per Group of 1-2 Travelers:    300.00 Euro (total rate)
Per Group of 3-8  Travelers:   400.00 Euro (total rate)
Per Group of 9-12 Travelers:   600.00 Euro (total rate)
Per Group of 13-17 Travelers: 800.00 Euro (total rate)
Per Group of 18-30 Travelers: 1,000.00 Euro (total rate)