TOURS IN CRETE

Santorini Volcano (Optional Visit)

The Santorini Volcano, a captivating emblem of the island’s tumultuous geological history, stands as both a testament to natural wonder and a reminder of ancient cataclysmic events. Dominating the Aegean seascape, this dormant volcano, known as a caldera, encapsulates the essence of Santorini’s dramatic allure. Its formation is traced back to one of the most powerful volcanic eruptions in recorded history, the Minoan eruption around 3,600 years ago, which shaped the island’s distinctive crescent shape and contributed to the collapse of the Minoan civilization. Today, the volcano lies dormant, its rugged crater islands—Nea Kameni and Palea Kameni—rising from the cobalt-blue waters within the caldera. Visitors are drawn to explore this geological marvel, trekking the volcanic terrain, marveling at steaming vents and mineral-rich hot springs, and soaking in panoramic vistas atop these ancient volcanic remnants. The Santorini Volcano is not merely a relic of the past; it’s a living testament to the island’s geological legacy, inviting travelers to witness its raw beauty and the enduring power of nature.

Things to Do in Crete

Crete Tours and Activities

Santorini Tour from Crete With Transfer
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Santorini Tour from Crete With Transfer

Heraklion Port - Santorini (Oia and Fira Towns)
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12 hours50
Santorini Tour from Agios Nikolaos

Santorini Tour from Agios Nikolaos

Agios Nikolaos Port - Santorini (Oia and Fira)
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170.00
13 hours50
Santorini Tour from Chania with Transfer

Santorini Tour from Chania with Transfer

Chania - Rethymno Port - Santorini (Oia and Fira)
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170.00
14 hours50
Santorini Tour from Rethymno

Santorini Tour from Rethymno

Rethymno Port - Santorini Island (Oia and Fira Towns)
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170.00
13 hours50
Crete to Santorini Day Trip from Heraklion
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Crete to Santorini Day Trip from Heraklion

Heraklion Port - Santorini Island (Oia and Fira)
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11 hours50