Faros Santorini Private Guided Transfers
Faros is the beacon of Santorini island and it is located at the area of Akrotiri village. The tower of the flashlight is 10 meters tall and its light reaches 100 meters. The local people claim that the sunrise at the Faros location is unique.
If you travel to Faros it is worth taking a Santorini private tour at the Venetian castle of Akrotiri which was built in the year of 1336. At the center of the castle there is a goulas so it would be a unique opportunity to see how the people of the island used it.
Faros private transfers
If you are going to spend your vacations here in Santorini island and the Faros region the best way to do it is by Faros private transfers. Santorini is a big island with a great history and a lot of interesting places to see and things to do. Do not miss the opportunity to see the beauty and the magic of the place and the people.
If you decide to visit these places you are going to need a travel guide, so Faros guided private tours is what you are going to need.
History of Faros
The beacon of Akrotiri was constructed in 1892 by a French flashlight construction company. At the beginning, the flashlight needed crude oil as fuel. During the Second World War the beacon was closed and it reopened in 1945 when the forces of the Greek Navy started the reorganization of the flashlight network of Greece.
In the year of 1983 the flashlight started to get powered with electric power and in the year of 1988 the beacon became totally automated.
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