Greece can be described as the idyllic destination for everyone as every place has a unique narrative for you to unravel. Well, our suggestion for today is Santorini! The distinctive landscape, the exceptional sunset and the huge range of family-friendly activities of the volcanic island is what makes it outstand. Santorini unquestionably can be the source for unforgettable family moments.
- The Volcano Adventure
Hop on the sea taxi and explore Santorini’s volcano for yourself. It will be a great opportunity to walk on the volcano that even nowadays roars sometimes. It will be an exciting moment of your family trip and you will also have the chance to swim in the famous Hot Springs.
- Caldera sail trip
An all-inclusive way to get to know the island is on boat and Santorini offers a lot of abilities. A sail trip will enable you to gain a panoramic view of the steep red slopes of the island and the neighboring small island called Thirasia, have a swim in the crystal clear waters of the red, black or white beaches, do water sports and have a BBQ on board so as to taste the local Greek cuisine.
- Akrotiri Archeological Site
On the island, there is the prehistoric archeological site of Akrotiri. The remnants date back to the Minoan Civilization meaning 6.500 years ago. The eruption of the volcano has the cause of the disappearance of the Minoan Civilization in Crete as the tsunami wipe out the ancient cities of the area. Tours are provided by knowledgeable guides that know how to engage the attention of children and not only.
- Santorini insight
Santorini’s city has a lot of museums which narrate the history of the island and the surrounding area of Cyclades but the most interesting one is the Industrial Museum of Tomato. It will be fascinating for the whole family to learn how locals contributed in the tomato industry with the assistance of an expert guide.
- The Sunset
It is one of the most popular sunsets around the Globe and everyone visit Santorini just to have a glimpse of this majestic spectacle.
- Kayaking Santorini
The beautiful Caldera can also be explored with the assistance of kayak instructors. Kayak in the deep-blue waters with safety and discover Santorini in a completely different way. It will be an experience worth living for the whole family.
- The Vineyards
Santorini is also known for its particular wine varieties, a product caused by the volcanic environment of the island, so it would be great to take on a wine –food tour specially designed for families as both you and your kids will have the chance to familiarize yourself with the local tastes.
- Bike from Fira to Oia
Bikes are always an amusing way to discover a place. Santorini is not an exception as family bike tours are available on the island and kids are always thrilled for this kind of adventure.
- Ride with Santorini’s Cable car
Santorini’s Cable car will also be fun for the kids and you will be captivated by the spectacular view of the Volcano and the Caldera.
- Cooking Classes
What a great way to become familiar with the Greek cuisine than to learn to cook yourself. Cooking lessons, specially–designed for families, will be an exciting way to become familiar with the Greek Cuisine.
Santorini will definitely be a family lifetime experience. The landscape, the volcano, the food, the beaches and of course the one-of-a-kind sunset are the elements that places the island on top of your destinations list.