Do Santorini the Right Way With a Private Tour. There’s much you can cover in six hours on Santorini, including the island’s highest peak, a winery, dazzling beaches and a quaint village.
Tour Type: Private Tour by Van, Minibus
Tour Duration: 6 Hours
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Russian
Places You Will See: •Oia •Imerovigli •Firostefani •Fira •Prophet Ilias •Megalochori •Venetsanos Winery or Estate Argyros •Akrotiri •Red Beach •Perissa •Perivolos Black Beach
Top attractions in Santorini, such as red and black sand beaches and archaeological relics, await on this private, half-day tour that takes six hours. Hop onto a minibus, enjoy the air conditioning and gorgeous views, and relax as you’re whisked to sights that many travelers never see.
Have you been on tours where the guides’ eyes seemed to glaze over as they recited boring fact after fact that did not interest you? None of that is what a Santorini private tour should be about. That’s why our tours include flexible itineraries that you can customize if you like. You can even arrange a tour so that you get to see the sunset in Oia! As for where you start the tour, you can hop onto the minibus from a hotel, port or airport. After the tour, we will drop you off at the place of your choosing. From start to finish, the choices are yours.
Many of our tours make a first stop in Oia. This picturesque village is a great place to get out of the bus for the breathtaking views of the Aegean. If you’re itching to shop, you can do that here too. The sunsets in this village are fabulous, which is why some people prefer to make Oia their last stop.
Other notable stops on a Santorini sightseeing tour tend to include a winery such as Estate Argyros or Venetsanos Winery. If you love wine and the process of how it’s made, you definitely need to stop at one of these places.
Many travelers also visit the highest peak of the island, where they find the Prophet Elias Monastery and leave with a new appreciation of Santorini. Of course, photographs are what bring past memories back to life, and we have that covered with our Santorini half-day tour. The Blue Dome Church in Firostefani villages, red beaches, and black beaches are among these picturesque stops. At the beaches, you can swim and grab a bite to eat if you want (the dining is not included in the tour price). To get an idea of what life is like in Greece, stop by Megalochori village for a wander.
There’s a lot included in this tour. For example:
The most important inclusion is the ability to personalize the tours your way.
|Private tour for 1-4 people||€ 360|
|Private tour for 5-8 people||€ 420|
|Private tour for 9-12 people||€ 510|
|Private tour for 13-16 people||€ 570|
|Private tour for 17-20 people||€ 600|
All stated prices are per private vehicle and not per person
How do I make a reservation online?
Booking online is very easy. A “BOOK NOW” button is displayed on all tour and activity pages.
When you click on it, the available booking option for this tour or activity will be displayed. At the time of booking, you must pay a Deposit of € 50 of the total tour price to confirm the reservation. The remaining amount must be paid in cash at the end of the tour. You will receive instant confirmation at the time of booking and an additional email to be sent 1 day prior to your tour or activity that will remind you. Your ticket will contain details about the tour or activity and should be printed and presented upon arrival.
Cancel up to 3 days in advance for a full refund.
The tour starts at your hotel, your guide will meet you in the hotel lobby or outside your Airbnb, as long as it is centrally located.
Your driver or guide will be waiting for you at the Airport or Port arrival area with a sign with your name on it.
The meeting place for the tour is at the exit of the Cable Car in the town of Fira. Your guide will be waiting for you there, with a sign with your name.
You will receive instant confirmation
You can present printed or mobile voucher
Cancel up to 3 days in advance for a full refund
My daughter and I spent a lovely day on Santorini with our guide Katherine and driver Alex. Katherine picked us up at the top of the funicular (we left our cruise ship as early as possible on a tender) and actually arrived a little early – a miracle. Our first stop was Oia, a gorgeous city with a wealth of blue domed churches to photograph and beautiful scenery. Katherine walked us up and down the main street, giving us history and anecdotes and taking lots of pictures of us since her hobby is photography. Pyrgos was a lovely, uncrowded town and the lunch at 41 on the Black Sand Beach was very good with a stunning view. A very relaxing day with a great guide and driver, followed by a long line to descend the funicular.
We booked online a half-day trip for a group of six people with Santorini private tours. They take us from JTR airport. The driver drove us to the hidden places of Santorini. The minibus was new with leather seats and very spacious, with good air conditioning. We had a great tour!
After hiking up the hill with mules everywhere (not a fun experience) our tour guide, Stefanos met us at the top and he and his driver took us on a wonderful tour of the island. We started out in Fira and then to Oia and although we didn’t see the sunset we avoided the crowds and got some beautiful pictures. We then traveled to the monastery at the highest point on the island, although cloudy it was fun. We then went to a black sand beach and had a wonderful dinner at a restaurant called Forty One on the beach. On returning to Fira town we saw a wonderful start to the sunset and after departing our tour and descending down the hill to the dock we saw another beautiful sunset. Stefanos and the driver (forgot his name) were knowledgeable and kept us laughing and interested the entire trip. Highly recommend this excursion. (Hint he’s from Canada)