– Georgios Georgiou
EMPORIO, SANTORINI, GREECE, Jan 10, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ – From wine tours to volcano cruises and daily tours to scuba diving, a number of different activities add a different color to Santorini’s best experiences at live in 2022.
In case you haven’t included another dose of Santorini in the 2022 summer plan, let’s check out the 10 best experiences to have in Santorini 2022.
1. The power of the sunset
The Santorini sunset is a magnet that attracts and “speaks” to visitors of all nationalities. To enjoy it as it was imagined, look for one of the lesser known positions in Firostefani and Imerovigli, Akrotiri Lighthouse or Profitis Ilias. Request tours in Santorini and find hidden corners that only locals know about!
2. The unexplored hinterland
Santorini’s picture-postcard architecture is not limited to Oia, Imerovigli and Fira. Visit the hinterland and explore villages such as Pyrgos, Finikia and Megalochori. Try your sense of direction in the labyrinthine Strait of Kasteli, and seek out Santorini’s famous caves at various establishments on the island.
3. Akrotiri: Greek Pompeii
A walk through the renovated archaeological site of Akrotiri works like a trip back in time and, more specifically, to the Bronze Age. The ruins of the houses and the terracotta utensils that have survived are reminiscent of the days when this advanced Minoan city flourished.
4. Lunar dive in Vlychada
Vlychada is not a simple beach but a work of sculpture of nature. The formations carved on the rock by the wind and the sea create a unique feeling of spatial landscape. Discover the equally impressive landscapes of Kokkini, Mavri and the island’s Aspri Beach.
5. The paths of the caldera
A walk is probably the best way to experience the charm of the caldera in all its intensity. The ancient path that connects Fira with Oia, and which has been used for centuries by merchants and farmers, passes through various picturesque villages and unique viewpoints. A network of trails connects the island’s other settlements as well as points of natural beauty and is offered for both relaxed and organized hikes.
6. Wine tours
A tour of Santorini’s wineries to the most important wineries is the perfect way to get acquainted with the local varieties of the island, Assyrtiko, Athiri and Aidani. Equally special is the method of local cultivation, known as kouloura.
Also learn firsthand all about dehydrated tomatoes, white eggplants, capers, and Santorini fava. Try these local flavors and discover the secrets that give Santorini products their unique taste in combination with its wonderful wines.
7. Assyrtiko and Vinsado
The traditional Santorini hemp is the perfect environment to taste the island’s wines but also to learn more about the tradition of winemaking on its volcanic lands. Visit a winery like that of Venetsano, Gavala or Santowines.
8. Walking tours
The ancient path that connects Fira to Oia is one of the most beautiful routes to travel in Santorini, but not the only one. A network of trails across the island is offered as a leisurely alternative to discovering Santorini away from the crowds.
Electric cars are also an environmentally friendly means that puts you in direct contact with the landscapes of the island. Explore from the Caldera to Emporio and Megalochori and stop at one of the wineries.
Diving in the volcanic crater of Santorini is just as special as the sensation created by swimming in the caldera. Whether you have a diving diploma or are a beginner, Santorini’s seabed is a very special setting.
10. Day trips in Santorini to the most popular attractions
A Santorini day trip to Santorini’s most popular sites combines visiting traditional settlements with swimming at the island’s most famous beaches. Take advantage of the private tours organized in Santorini and discover the favorite places of Santorini easily and economically.
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