Discover Santorini/ Activities

Discover all the things to do in Santorini and activities that make your holidays on the island a unique experience. Learn everything about the history, the traditions, the culture and enjoy the beauty of the captivating island of Santorini. Here you can read all about the activities in Santorini and for more information the people of Agali Hotel are always available to suggest and arrange the details of your activities in the island of Santorini.

First Stop: The archaeological site of Akrotiri. Visit the city that flourished from the 1400 until the 1600 BC., when it was destroyed by the eruption. The famous wall paintings with the bright colours and the higher aesthetic from the excavations are exhibited in the Museum of Prehistoric Thera in Fira. At the island's capital you will also find the Archaeological Museum of the island, where exhibits from the city Ancient Thera (above the village of Kamari) and other important historical periods of the island are among the exhibits.

Village Hopping: Fira is the center and the capital of the island, where you will find a range of shops for all kinds of shopping, as well as many restaurants, cafes and bars all hours of the day and clubs for nights out. The town of Fira is just a ten minutes walk from Agali Hotel. The villages of Pyrgos, Megalohori, Emporio and Akrotiri are are worth visiting for their Kastelia (castle cities, see The History of Santorini) and their unique atmosphere. Visit the village Oia (12 km. from Agali Hotel) to admire the architecture and also to watch the most famous sunset around the world.

The beaches. For swimming, do not miss the beaches of Perivolos with the cosmopolitan beach bars, the beach of Perissa for water sports, the beach of Vlychada for the volcanic background, the beach of Kamari for shopping and swimming in the EU Blue Flag awarded sea. If you are visiting with your family the shallow waters of Monolithos beach is the right choice, while do not miss the unique Red beach to swim in the most volcanic beach of the island.

Discover more. Let us arrange a tour to the wineries of the island to taste the unique wines of Santorini. We can also arrange a cruise with a catamaran or a traditional boat to the caldera. Enjoy the sunset on board while having a full meal on the deck with your favourite drink in your hand.

Do not hesitate to ask the people of Agali Hotel for more activities and experiences on the island of Santorini.