Santorini, this wonderful Cycladic Island, has many captivating sides, which can impress every visitor and also many couples that plan their wedding in Santorini. The things you can do on the island are numerous and will show you the real beauty that you will never forget. Pack your suitcase and prepare yourself for unforgettable vacations or an unforgettable wedding in Greece!
1. Enjoy the spectacular view of the caldera
Santorini was once a volcano and starring at the view of the caldera that the eruption created 3,500 years ago, is the best thing you can do on this island. The breathtaking view, which you can enjoy in Oia, Imerovigli and Fira will magnetise with its energy everyone, who has the luck to be there. The sunset at these points, when the pink reflection of the sun makes the scenery and the white village a romantic painting, is just an amazing moment to spend with your other half. That is why many couples decide to organise their wedding in Santorini, in a spot that is breathtaking and is considered among the most popular worldwide for a special wedding. A wedding planner in Santorini is the right person to plan everything and organise an unforgettable Greek wedding with the view of caldera in a place you couldn’t imagine it exists.
2. Swim in the crystal waters
Santorini like all places in Greece has crystal waters and astonishing landscape. The natural setting and the dark volcano sand is beautiful. What if the beaches lack in typical sandy splendour? They make up with their view, their clear crystal waters and the impressive cliffs around them. Beaches like Vlyhada, Red Beach and Perissa are one of a kind and will impress you with their extraordinary beauty.
3. Make cooking and wine tasting excursions
Santorini is also known for its excellent food and wine. A lot of cooking and wine tasting excursions are being organized and include the visit of wineries. There you can learn how the wine is being prepared. Then you have the opportunity to cook with a local chef and taste what you have made.
4. Visit significant archaeological sites and museums
In Fira, there are two main museums, the Prehistoric Thera Museum, which presents the most significant murals found at the prehistoric settlement of Akrotiri, and the Archaeological Museum of Thera, which hosts statues and discoveries from the Archaic, Geometric, Hellenistic and Roman Periods on the island. The archaeological site of Akrotiri is definitely worth a visit.
5. Trekking and horse riding
The trail between Oia and Fira offers a spectacular walk along the edge of the caldera. The route from Kamari to Perissa passes from the Ancient Thera Archaeological Site and combines trekking with a cultural walk. Both routes are medium difficulty and last about 4 hours. Horse riding adventures, are organised all over the island. They make also fascinating routes and they are perfect for those, who seek something different.