Home Greece Santorini Index


Santorini Travel


An Idyllic Island Paradise in Santorini, Greece

Santorini is one of the Volcanic Islands off the coast of Greece. The Mediterranean influence of the city is heavily seen in the architecture and the activities available in the area. The villages in the area are spectacular with views of the ocean on all sides. The impressive views of the beautiful white structures and the pebbled beaches make this town a perfect getaway to find rest and relaxation in a serene, peaceful setting. You can also experience dazzling sunsets as you make your way around the island.

The natural beauty is the most refreshing part of visiting Santorini, and since a volcanic explosion created the island, you can see some of the most enchanting vistas in the world. The gorgeous seascapes found on the island give you the sense that you have found the picturesque area for a perfect island getaway. The caldera is another fantastic place to see in Santorini, and with the magnificent cliffs and white washed buildings with the characteristic blue roofs, the island is truly an inspiration to travelers.


Santorini Map


Sightseeing Of Santorini

Santorini is one of the top wedding destinations in the world, and many couples travel to the area for a destination wedding with a few friends and family members. Usually, couples will stay in Oia because it is one of the most scenic areas on Santorini Island. Oia is one of the best places in Santorini to experience the setting sun because the visage is crystal clear to the depths of the deep blue sea. Romantic holidays are the most popular, but families also travel here for a beautiful, relaxing vacation on one of the many exquisite beaches.

Most vacationers travel from Santorini to Athens to get a more full experience of all that Greece has to offer. You can travel by air, by boat, or by ferries to mainland Greece, and experience a whole new world of magical sunsets and breathtaking Mediterranean seascapes. There are a few historical sites to visit including Ancient Thira, the Museum of Prehistoric Thera, and Ancient Akortiri. All of these will give you insight into the rich culture and heritage found throughout the windswept island. There are a number of hotels in Santorini, and you can select between an array of different amenities including resort style hotels with spas and pools. Holidays on this incredible island will leave you with fond memories of the quaint architecture and the lavish seascapes.