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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 (7 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
Next available on 22 Oct
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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
4.3
Great based on 18 reviews
AK
Athina K. United States, 12 Sep 2019
Recommended

We did the full day bus tour that included Perisa, the winery, sightseeing, the excavation sight and Akrotiri for pictures ending the tour with the sunset in Oia. The tour was excellent with enough time in each area, very professionally handled, our guide was very knowledgeable and also funny, making an overall memorable experience. We highly recommend it. Thank you!, A great experience!, Excellent!, Well organized!

Notos Travel on 24 Sep 2019

Dear customer, thank you for your review! We are more than happy to read that you enjoyed our tour!

GV
Georgia V. United States, 7 Sep 2019
Tour was ok

The tour provided a nice overview of the island. The wine tasting was weak. The guide left the group after the wine tasting. The bus left 15 minutes earlier than planned for our return to the hotel at the end of the tour. Luckily we waved the bus down and driver stopped. He insisted we were late and had the wrong departure time. Others on the tour confirmed we had the correct time and that they almost missed the bus too. Earlier in the day, the guide took a picture of a pretty young girl, without her knowledge, as she was walking towards the bus. We found that totally inappropriate.

Notos Travel on 9 Sep 2019

Dear Georgia, thank you for your review! We are very sorry we didn’t provide the best service we could. We will check all the issues you mentioned in order to correct them in the future. As for the photo, we will ask the guide to confirm it that took the picture and we will ask to delete it. Since we set a high standard for ourselves, we will investigate your feedback further to ensure this doesn’t happen again.

PD
Priti D. United Kingdom, 15 Aug 2019

Well organized!

Notos Travel on 9 Sep 2019

Thank you very much!

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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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