The island of Santorini is always on the list of the top places to visit in the world. It is considered one of the most romantic places and a lot of people from around the world come to the island to get married or for their honeymoon. Santorini has also beautiful villages with white-washed houses, blue domed churches, pristine beaches with black sand and crystal waters, a lot of history and great cuisine and wine. There are many things one can do in Santorini.
When I first imagined myself visiting Santorini, I pictured myself leisurely sitting on a beach, taking way too many photos of the island’s famous whitewashed and blue capped buildings, and relaxing while taking in the sunset. While I did manage to find time for all of these relaxing activities on my trip, I quickly found myself drawn to the variety of things there are to do and see in Santorini! In a matter of minutes my itinerary went from “sipping cocktails on beach” to a fully packed schedule of things to do! Whether you are heading to Santorini for a relaxing getaway or looking for some adventure, there is something for everyone on this famous Greek island. Here are my top 10 things to do in Santorini-from cliff jumping to volcano exploring-that are sure to make your trip unforgettable!
There are many great places to catch the sunset from – Oia, Fira, Imerovigli, and Firostefani are some of the most popular. I recommend watching the sunset from as many of these locations as possible, and repeat your favourite on your last evening!
What to do in Santorini
1. Watch the sunset from Oia, Fira, Imerovigli, and Firostefani
2. Visit a winery and do a wine tasting
3. Eat local food
4. Make an excursion to the volcano
5. Spend a day on the beach
6. Visit and explore Oia
7. Visit and explore Fira
8. Take a cruise/boat ride
9. Enjoy the red/white/black beaches
10.Ride a Donkey
Santorini is a unique island with many things to do and
see worth visiting at least once in your life!
I hope you like it!