When it comes to visiting exotic islands for a huge break from the concrete jungles and the hustling and bustling cities, there has never been another island quite like Santorini, Greece. And that’s because there never will be another island like the Wine Island itself!
Sure there are other great islands like the Maldives with its signature beaches or Palawan with the amazing and unique dishes. But there none that can compete with Santorini with its mix of diverse cultures, stunning architectures, mouth-watering food, dramatic scenes, and just calming aura.
So to help make your future stay in Santorini much better, here are the best things to do on the Wine Island!
Check out Fira.
Fira is the capital of Santorini and the place that you should definitely visit as soon as you get to the island! Because, here, you’ll be able to see the ever so famous blue and white buildings that are a staple in Santorini!
You will most likely book your stay here as well, as all the rooms will have a stunning view of the island and the sea. Along with that, almost all the rooms have a unique take on them, some of which have bigger and better views of the island. So make sure to look carefully before you check into a room.
Fira is the capital city you would love to get lost in. Walk around town, chat with the locals, try the different restaurants, and have a taste of the best that Santorini has to offer.
Take a boat trip around the island.
No trip to Santorini will ever be complete without being able to see the island from all angles. And the best way to do so is by riding on a boat of course!
There is no better way to tour around Santorini than in a boat that will take you on a cruise all around the island. A boat trip is sure to give you all the best angles from Fira all the way to Oia! And what’s better is, you can stay on this trip for a whole day if you really wanted to feel like a sailor around Santorini.
Other notable attractions you can see while just on the boat are the islands of Nea Kameni, Palea Kameni hot springs, where you can also stop for a dip, and by the end of the day, you’ll dock at Thirassia Island!
Do a Wine Tour.
There is a reason why it’s also known as Wine Island! In Santorini, you’ll be able to taste some of the best wines that this world has to offer!
Wine tours are amongst the most popular activities to do in Santorini. The island is known for its white wine, which is considered to be the best in all of Greece, so you know you’ll be in for quite a treat! Along with that, you can also visit a bunch of vineyards, and have a taste of where the best wines in the world come from!
Santorini is proof that you don’t need huge buildings with busy streets, tons of statues or museums, just to enjoy your stay. Here, have a taste of what the ultimate beach island life is like, from going around town tasting wines of different tastes to going on a thrilling boat tour all around d the island, and finally ending up in the comfy beds of Fior. Santorini is definitely one of, if not, the best islands to visit this year! …