Are you here in Santorini? Great! So, it`s time to lift up your senses. By choosing this half day private tour, Aroma of Santorini (4 hours), you will discover a beautiful spot of Santorini with a local, friendly, experienced guide. First, the tour starts in the village of Melagochori. Second, a quick visit at Gavalas Winery, a truly unique location, ideal for learning the process of vinification. Discover indigenous grape varieties, while tasting local wine.
Then, the tour moves to Firostefani settlement which has a marvelous view of the Caldera, different to that from Fira. Take photos for the famous little white church with the blue dome. Later on, be ready to admire the best of Oia’s Village, the most photographed location in Greece. In fact, Oia is unique in every way with the magnificent and world renowned sunset and landscape. It is very well known for its small white houses with the splashes of rich okra, deep fuchsia, blue, pink and earthy red. After all, the beauty of Oia is unsurpassed.
An Awesome way to see Santorini
After the pickup from your hotel or from point of your choice, you’ll visit Megalochori in order to enjoy a stroll around this inland village. Megalochori is one of the most important villages of Santorini due to its architecture and cultural and social traditions. It`s one of the traditional villages that is still largely unchanged since the last century. Then, you will visit the Gavalas Winery, a local family-run winery. The Gavalas family is involved in the vinification since the 19th century. There, you will also taste three of Santorini’s distinctive wine. In addition, you will receive a tour from the hospitable winemaker and learn about traditional winemaking techniques as well as new methods.
After, we will head up to Firostefani settlement and admire the gorgeous views of the waters and cliffs of the caldera. There, you will see the little white church with the blue dome rising above the brown stone almost as if it were hanging over the sea. Therefore, many postcards have captured this view a thousand times. So, you will have the chance to see it in real life. Next, we will visit Oia with our Tour Guide. In fact, Oia is famous for its buildings overlooking the Aegean Sea. There, you will see one of the most spectacular sunsets in all the Mediterranean Sea. Oia settlement is one of the most popular destinations for visitors. It is almost as famous as the island of Santorini itself.
- Visit Oia. Walk around with the Tour Guide. Free time.
- Photo Stop in Firostefani village, famous for the white church with the blue dome, the most picturesque church in Greece.
- Discover one of the most important villages of Santorini Megalochori village
- Taste 3 local wines at Gavalas winery
- Bottle of water
- Hotel pick up and drop off from a point of your choosing
- Fuel surcharge
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Winery fees
- All taxes
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
As this is a private tour, we are able to customize the itinerary even on the way regarding your interests and wishes.
If you are coming on Santorini from Athens on a day-trip, the tour can offer you a complimentary airport pickup and drop-off service upon request.