Apr – Oct
6 hours
New Port of Santorini (Athinios port)
Departure/ Return Location

This tour offers an amazing oportunity to all tourists from Heraklion Crete to visit Santorini and have an all-day tour around the island.
Our first stop is “Oia”, most commonly known for her beautiful sunset. We will walk around the village, admire the breathtaking view to the Caldera and take some fantastic photos!
Our second stop is the “Blue Dome with Three Bells” in Firostefani. This Greek Catholic church dated from the 16th century is famous for the three bells, the blue dome and of course the amazing view to the Caldera.
Heading at the south we will visit the following famous spots:

  • the Monastery of “Profitis Ilias”, the highest spot of the island, almost 580 meters above water.
  • the beautiful “Black Beach of Perissa”, for a launch break by the sea. Swimming will also be permitted!
  • the famous “Red Beach”, near Akrotiri Village, created few thousand years ago after a series of volcanic eruptions.

After an unforgettable tour on the island, our guests will be finally dropped off at the port of Santorini to take their boat back to Heraklion city, in Crete.

Additional information

LocationNew Port of Santorini
Departure Time10:00 am
Return Time16:00 pm
Wearcomfortable shoes, hat, sunglasses
PersonsUp to 8 persons

10:00 am - 10:30 am New Port of Santorini

Our meeting point will be the New Port of Santorini (Athinios Port) in front of the ferry that arrives from Heraklion, Crete.

10:30 am - 12:00 pm Oia village

Our first stop will be at Oia village, the village with the most famous Caldera view

12:00 pm - 13:00 pm Blue Dome with Three Bells

Our second stop will be at the most iconic spot of the island, the Blue Dome.

13:00 pm - 14:00 pm Profitis Ilias Monastery

Our third stop will be at the highest spot of the island, Profitis Ilias Monastery, with an amazing panoramic view.

14:00 pm - 15:00 pm Black Beach of Perissa

Heading South, we will stop at the Black beach of Perissa for some lunch or swim.

15:00 pm - 16:00 pm Red Beach

Our final stop will be at the amazing Red beach in Akrotiri to admire the unique volcanic scenery.

16:00 pm - 16:30 pm New Port of Santorini

Finally, our drop off point will be the New Port of Santorini (Athinios) for you to take the boat back to Heraklion, Crete.


  • Water/Refreshments: mineral water 500ml, orange juice, Coca-Cola or other refreshment during the trip.
  • Creative Material: detailed map of the island.
  • Health & Safety Material: gloves and mask for single use; antiseptic hand gel.

Not included:

  • Ferry tickets (from Heraklion to Santorini & from Santorini to Heraklion): guests should book the ferry tickets seperately.
  • Lunch: guests are allowed to choose whether they will have lunch or not. They can also choose among a large list of proposed restaurants and tavernas.
Black Beach of Perivolos
Blue Dome Three Bells
Oia streets
Oia village
Blue Dome
View from Profitis Ilias
Vlychada beach
Santorini Horse Riding
Black beach of Perissa
Tour Full day from Heraklion
Red Beach