Santorini island, being an attraction itself with its incomparable beauty, has many sights to visit and various activities to do that can surely satisfy every need and taste. The attractions of the island will definitely fill you with awe and excitement, some of them can really leave you speechless, and will offer you special memories you will treasure for a lifetime.

The greatest attraction of Santorini is unquestionably the volcano that shaped the whole island and gave it its unique character and its stunning natural beauty. There are organized excursions that give you the chance to visit and explore it up close, but just the mere view of it lying across the Aegean Sea is spectacular.

Santorini holds a wealth of churches and chapels accordant to the Cycladic architecture, beautiful whitewashed and blue-domed, in their majority, temples. Among them, the exemplary monastery of Prophet Elias close to Pyrgos village is truly worthy. To get better acquainted with the history of the island you should visit some of its various great museums and archaeological sites. You can even explore the ruins of the five Venetian castles that played a highly important role in the past and now offer superb views. A notable landmark is the Akrotiri Lighthouse, an admirable building located in beautiful surroundings that offers majestic images, especially during sunset.

All along the island there are many extraordinary beaches and diving spots where the rare landscapes and the crystal-clear waters will captivate you. Lastly, don’t miss the opportunity to visit one of the fantastic wineries to taste fine wine varieties, the traditional product of Santorini. All the above and much more promise an unforgettable vacation full of amazing experiences and striking images!

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