Spring destinations: Why Santorini is at the top of the list?
Santorini is at the top of the list of Spring destinations!
Obviously, it is not new that it is the top spring Cycladic destination and this happens for many reasons, such as, its beaches, with the adjacent Kokkinos, ,the view of the sunset and the tranquil atmosphere of the Caldera and many more other places.
Don’t miss the change to enjoy some of the Santorini tours!
Walks and Sightseeing in Santorini during Spring
The most famous sites that you will probably already know are the afternoon and sunset in Oia, night clubbing in Fira. But it is not just them. Leave enough space on your agenda to visit the villages of Pyrgos, Emborio, Karterados and Vourvoulos, and Kastelli, the medieval fort of the island.
A necessary stop for the wine-lovers is the island’s top wineries, especially those of Boutari, Sigala and Koutsogiannopoulos – the last one also houses the unique wine-cave Museum of Wine – for a guided tour of the world of Santorini wine and of course, the necessary tasting.
History lovers will dedicate a few hours to the Archaeological Museum in Fira, which houses sculptures, inscriptions, vases and other finds from the Archaic to the Roman period, as well as the Museum of Prehistoric Thira, also in Fira, with the unique findings of prehistoric art. If you have time after all, take the boat from the old harbor of Fira or Athinios and visit the islets of Caldera, Old and New Kammeni, in order to brag to your friends that you walked on a volcano.
Eating in Santorini
In Santorini you are going to be amazed with the variety of choices that you are going to have for food.
Top gourmet selection in Oia and the awarded restaurants in Fira. More reasonable prices, but excellent cuisine and rooftop views overlooking the Caldera features the Strogili, also in Oia.
You can enjoy modern cuisine based on pure, local products in Megalohori, while lovers of tradition will appreciate the taverns in Fira for their simplicity, cooked specialties and low prices for the island’s standard.
Accommodation in Santorini
Luxury and low budget? You can combine the two of them into one hotel choice. Hotel Margarenia is one of the most beautiful hotels in Santorini. Margarenia hotel is located in Perissa village which is only a few minutes away from the Black Sand Beach, one of the most famous beaches in Santorini.