Tours Crete

Santorini Tour from Malia

Santorini Tour from Malia
Crete to Santorini Tour

A Santorini tour from Malia in Crete promises a captivating journey filled with breathtaking landscapes and cultural exploration. As you depart from Malia, you’ll find yourself on a scenic ferry ride across the sparkling Aegean Sea. The journey itself becomes an integral part of the experience, offering panoramic views of the surrounding islands and the deep blue expanse that separates Crete from the iconic Santorini archipelago. The ferry ride is an opportunity to soak in the Mediterranean ambiance and anticipate the wonders that await on this enchanting Greek island.

Santorini Tour from Crete. Includes a fast ferry cruise ticket, bus transfer in both islands, and a tour of Oia and Fira. We use only the best, most reliable boat and buses.

Santorini Tour from Malia

Our bus will pick you up in the morning from Malia around 06:00 am. It will take you to Crete’s Heraklion Port. Around 30 minutes drive. Our driver will give you a return ticket with the number of the bus in Crete. At the ticket kiosk you will give your ticket, and you will receive the ferry boat ticket and also the Santorini tour bus number. After that you will board the ferry Boat. It departs at 08:00 am. A 2 hours and 15 minutes cruise across the Aegean Sea. After that you will reach the Santorini’s Athinios port. The ferry has a snack bar where you can find lots of snacks and drinks to choose from. By booking this tour to Santorini you also book standard seats on it. Your seat is written on the ferry tickets. 

The same bus will bring you back to Malia in the afternoon. Please click the link below for more information.

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Santorini Tour from Crete With Transfer

Santorini Tour from Crete With Transfer

Heraklion Port - Santorini (Oia and Fira Towns)
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12 hours50

Malia Schedule

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday


Pick Up Points

Triton Garden Road Entrance
Carolina Mare Road Entrance
Malia Park Road Entrance Gate
Cemetary Corner
Filipidis Supermarket Corner
Opposite Malia Church – Galaxy Pub Corner
Drossia or Mc Donalds Corner
Amvrossia Hotel Road Corner
Kernos Road Entrance Gate
Ikaros Village Road Entrance Gate

Places of Visit

Heraklion Port, Oia Town, Fira Town, Volcano(Optional)

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How long is the ferry ride from Heraklion to Santorini?

The ferry ride from Crete to Santorini takes approximately 2.25 hours.

What are the departure times for the ferry to Santorini?

The ferry departure times from Heraklion to Santorini is at 08:00 am.

Are there any dining options available on Santorini for lunch during the tour from Crete?

Yes, there are numerous restaurants and tavernas on Santorini where you can enjoy delicious Greek cuisine for lunch.

How far in advance should I book my Santorini tour from Crete?

It's recommended to book your Santorini tour from Heraklion as early as possible to secure availability.

Can I bring luggage on the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini?

Yes, you can bring luggage on the ferry, but there may be restrictions on size and quantity.

Is there Wi-Fi available on the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini?

Yes, there is Wi-Fi for a small fee of 3 Euro.

Is Santorini expensive?

Yes, Santorini can be pricey, especially during peak tourist seasons.

Is Santorini suitable for a romantic getaway?

Yes, Santorini is a popular destination for couples due to its stunning scenery and romantic atmosphere.

Can I visit the volcano in Santorini?

Yes, you can take a boat tour to Nea Kameni, the volcanic island in Santorini's caldera.

How long does the Santorini tour from Crete typically last?

The Santorini tour from Crete usually lasts around 12 to 14 hours.

Will I have free time to explore Santorini on my own during the tour from Crete?

Yes, most tours provide free time in Santorini for exploration and sightseeing.

Is transportation between attractions included in the Santorini tour from Crete?

Yes, transportation between attractions is included in the tour package.