Perissa Santorini Private Guided Transfers
Perissa is a village next to sea at the southeast side of Santorini island. At the edge of the beach there is the Mesa Vouno mountain and at the top of it is the Ancient Thira. Perissa is located next to Perivolos village and the result is an endless beach of black sand, it is actually the biggest beach of the island. Both of the beaches are full organised with beach bars where you can find whatever you need. Here you can also have any kind of sea sports that you like.
What to see in Perissa
When you will be at Perissa village you have to visit the great black sand beach. It is an amazing feeling. It is like you go for swimming at the moon. You are not going to have experience like this one again.
About 200 meters over the Mesa Vouno mountain you will find out a church dedicated to the birth of Madonna, it is known as Panagia Katefiani. The name of the church came from the Greek word katefio that means cover. It was the place where the locals found out cover in difficult and dangerous times as the time when the Koloumpo, the submarine volcano crater was exploded.
Perissa private transfers
Santorini is a very large island and it is known about the great distances that you have to make from one place to an other. So before you travel to this island you have to consider your transportation very seriously.
Santorinitours has the solution on that problem. The only thing you have to do is to pick up the phone or send an e-mail to us and book Perissa transfers or even better book a Perissa private guided transfer. With that way you are going to go directly to all the places you want to visit without spending ours to find the right way or ask from one man to an other in order to learn historical information about the places you go to.
History of Perissa
According to Ptolemaios, a geographer, mathematician and astronomer, who lived at the 2nd century, Perissa is the ancient greek town Eleysina which was the beach of ancient Thira. At the year of 1836 ancient findings show that that place was actually an ancient city.
During the Byzantine empire a new town with a lot of wealth was build over the ruins of ancient Eleysina. That Byzantine city fell apart during the moanarchy of the emperor Leonta the 3nd Isayroy.
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