Do you wish to travel to Santorini, Greece during for your anniversary celebration or honeymoon? The island of Santorini offers amazing activities that would enable you to enjoy yourselves while creating unforgettable memories. Santorini is world famous for its incredible beaches, traditional villages perched on high top cliffs, and unforgettable sunsets among other beautiful sceneries. So, let’s focus on 4 must-do activities in the Santorini Island.
Spending a day at Akrotiri
This island of Santorini provides several spectacular sites for all ages and interests. A visit to the ancient site of Akrotiri is a must. It is a well-preserved city of 17th century BC which was only uncovered in the 1950’s.
According to a legend, it is believed to be the lost city of Atlantis, destroyed by a volcanic eruption. After completing your visit there, head for the Red Beach, famous for its red rocks, crystal clear waters.In the evening watch the sun disappearing in the Aegean sea from the Lighthouse.
Visit Emporio Village
A traditional settlement located at the foothills of Mt. Prophitis Elias. It still preserves its traditional features. At the entrance, you will see the two impressive Cathedrals, a Catholic and an Orthodox one.
Enjoy a stroll in its narrow, winding cobbled paths, with lots of steps between the houses, taking you to the Casteli. There are plenty of restaurants offering local produce, cooked in their special way.
The best way to see the island is going on a cruise. As you sail along the coast you can enjoy diving, swimming and snorkelling in the crystal clear waters, of Perissa beach known for its black sand and deep waters. You can also visit the Caldera, the volacano crater. There is a variety of cruises to choose from, the one that would suit your needs and taste.
Enjoy wine tasting at sunset
Santorini is famous for its Assyrtiko grapes that produce unique but amazing dry white wines. If you love wine, you can go to the vineyards and tour the famous wineries where you will have the opportunity to taste wines. Furthermore, don’t forget to admire the spectacular Oia sunset, with all the shades of red, yellow, orange.
Santorini is an ideal destination, for an unforgettable and rewarding experience.