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Visit the excavations of Akrotiri with an English speaking licensed tour guide

An amazing experience awaits visitors at Akrotiri village. Join a guided tour to one of the most important Minoan Bronze Age settlements of Greece, which has been preserved in a very good condition after it was buried under the volcanic ash of one of the greatest volcanic eruptions in history that hit the island in the 17th century BC. 

You will walk around a well-preserved prehistoric city along with an licensed English speaking guide. Entrance fee (€12/person) is not included in the price.

Quick Info
2 hours
English speaking tour guide
Pickup at convenient meeting points
Easy cancellation
Operated by Notos Travel (6 tours)
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Schedule & Pricing
Departure point: There are pre-defined pick-up/drop-off locations, chosen at convenient central spots in most villages. You will be advised after the booking, a pickup location that is closest to your hotel or most convenient for you!
Departure time: 11:00 am
Pickup info: Approximate pick-up times: Oia – 10:45 am. Imerovigli 11:05 am. Firostefani Ag.Gerasimos 11:15 am. Fira 11:30 am. Karterados 11:20 am. Perissa 11:30 am. Kamari 11:00 am.
Return details: Return transfer to all destinations except Oia. Clients from Oia, the drop off is at Fira.
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Akrotiri Guided TourVisit the excavations of Akrotiri with professional English speaking guide
Price breakdown:
Adults2 x US$36
Total price
US$72
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Tour Details
Inclusions
  • Pick-up and drop off service available, at a meeting point near your hotel
  • Guided tour in Akrotiri with a Licensed English Speaking Guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
Exclusions
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance Fees for Akrotiri (12€ approximately)
Additional info
  • Infants seated on your lap travel free of charge
  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
Tour Itinerary
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Akrotiri Excavation Site 90'

Guided tour of the so-called “Prehistoric Pompei” or “Lost Atlantis”, one of the most important Minoan Bronze Age settlements of Greece, buried and preserved by the volcanic ash of one of the largest volcanic eruptions in human history (17th century BC). SEE MORE
Reviews by real customers for Notos Travel
4.7
Excellent based on 3 reviews
HP
Harsh P. United States, 31 Mar 2019
Best day tour in Santorini

Definitely recommend. We stayed in Oia and they made arrangements to be picked up from Oia and drop us back at Oia. The inside tour at Akrotiri was with the same guide but had to pay separately. The kids under 18 are free. They take you to Kamari beach where we can have lunch, they recommend you the restaurant which is great but you've plenty of other options as well. The restaurants are very reasonably priced and you've an option of taking the lunch by the beach side. The only thing is... its too windy. Another thing we enjoyed was the wine tasting tour, one of the best places on the island and top 10 places for best wines in the world...I would recommend taking this tour on the first day, that way you know the entire island and then the next day we went to the places we wanted to visit... Take the caldera boat tour on the next day that will take you to the volcanic mountain and if you like trekking and hiking, they take you all the way to the top of the volcanic mountain and check out the craters (it's an active volcanic site, the last eruption was in the 1940s). , A great experience!, Excellent!, A great experience!, A must do., Our guide was awesome!

Notos Travel on 2 Apr 2019

Thank you very much for your review. We are more than happy to know that you enjoy our tour. I just want to clarify that you went at Perissa beach. Kamari beach is seen from prophet Elias Mountain. Our goal is to enjoy every minute of our tours on the island and to offer you a unique experience.

AI
Aileen I. Philippines, 28 Dec 2018
It was great!

Everything was organized. Our guide was very knowledgeable and answered our questions. The driver was excellent.

Notos Travel on 7 Apr 2019

Thank you for your comment! We are more than happy that you enjoyed our tour!

TC
Ten C. Singapore, 26 Dec 2018
Value for money.

Very informative,very friendly. Value for money, A great experience!, Excellent!, A great experience!

Notos Travel on 7 Apr 2019

Thank you for your comment! We are more than happy that you enjoyed our tour!

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Voucher

Once your booking is complete, you will receive the voucher, which includes the meeting point, pickup time and tour operator’s contact information, at your email address. You need to have it with you, in paper form or in digital form.

Cancellation

If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled date, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 1 day of the scheduled date, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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