10 hours
Type of Tour
Day Trips And Excursions
Sailing Or Boat Tour
from 170 €

Day Trip to Santorini from Heraklion

Discover Santorini Island in a Day Trip!

About This Tour

Santorini is a beautiful Greek volcanic island with a unique geological formation, known for its stunning landscapes, picturesque villages, and breathtaking sunsets!

Here are some more informative details for your trip:

  • Transportation: After being picked-up from your hotel, embark on a modern high speed ferry from Heraklion harbor to begin the trip to the world-famous island of Santorini. The ferry journey lasts approximately 2,5 hours each way, depending on the sea conditions and the day tour is about 3-4 hours on Santorini island.

  • Guided Tour: During the transportation in Santorini a knowledgeable guide gives explanation about Santorini's attractions. This tour includes visits to Fira, Oia, and other popular spots on the island.

  • Oia Village: You will proceed to the village of Oia, one of the highlights of Santorini. Oia is famous for its whitewashed buildings, blue-domed churches, and stunning views of the caldera. You'll have time to stroll along the narrow streets, browse boutique shops, and capture the iconic views.

  • Sightseeing in Fira: Continue the trip to the magnificent Fira which is the capital of Santorini. You will have the opportunity to explore the charming streets, admire the Cycladic architecture, and visit notable attractions such as the Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral and the Archaeological Museum of Thera.

  • Free Time and Lunch:  You will have some free time to explore at your own pace or enjoy a leisurely lunch (at extra charge) at a local restaurant. While savoring the breathtaking scenery or a coffee shop, you can also visit Perissa beach for about two more hours, also known for its black sand, clear waters, and a long stretch of beach lined with taverns and cafes.

  • Return to Heraklion: After a full day of exploring Santorini, you will sail back to Heraklion port.

  • Arrival in Heraklion: Upon arrival in Heraklion, you will be transported back to your hotel.

Overall, Santorini is a mesmerizing destination that blends natural beauty, cultural richness, and a relaxing atmosphere.

Enjoy the sunset island with Discover D1!

Free cancellation 24 h before the tour

Also included

  • Pick-up and drop-off transfer
  • Ferry tickets
  • Guide in your language


  • Lunch and drinks
  • Tips and gratuities

Know Before You Go

  • Passport/ID Required

What You May Need

  • Walking shoes
  • Camera
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen

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