Description of the tour:
Boarding at the port of Rethymno At the port of departure, participants will present their voucher (given by the agency) at the SEAJETS kiosk in order to receive their ferry tickets, a card referring to the right bus number in Santorini and a small brochure in their own language with information about the island and the day tour. Arrival in Santorini The itinerary lasts almost 2.5 hours from Rethymnon. At the port of Santorini, our escorts (dressed in a SEAJETS uniform and holding signs with the bus numbers) will welcome the participants and escort them in the right buses.
First Stop: Oia Then, the buses will leave for Oia. In the days of high traffic, the buses will follow a route by the sea on the east side of the island. Depending on the existing traffic in Oia and the timetable of the tour, the participants will stay for approximately 1½ hour. Later on, the bus will depart for the next stop, Fira. Second Stop: Fira On the way to the town of Fira, the participants will receive interesting information by their escort about the history and the geography of the island, while travelling through a large part of the island by road. At their arrival in Fira, they will spend 1 hour to enjoy the Cycladic view from the Caldera, the paved little alleys and the old traditional houses accompanied by their escort. Afterwards, the visitors shall meet up at the Cathedral of Fira and they will be informed about the last part of the tour:
1st option: Visit the Volcano of Santorini (extra charge). The participants will enjoy the unique beauty of the volcano and have the opportunity to swim in its hot springs. 2nd option: Visit the black sand beach of Perissa for swimming and lunch. 3rd option: More free time at the capital of the island, Fira. *Due to traffic jam on the road from Fira to Perissa Beach, the participants who will choose to go to Perissa Beach, might stay 45 minute less in Fira. Arrival in Rethymno Finally, the participants will return to the vessel where they will be able to enjoy a beautiful view of the Aegean and Cretan sea in the 2 open decks of the Champion Jet vessel.
The equipment you must have with you Comfortable clothes & shoes for a sea trip, Comfortable shoes for walking Beach equipment. Hat. Sunscreen. . , ., The equipment you must have with you Comfortable clothes & shoes for a bus trip, and walking in town & the Archaeological site of Knossos. .
The price of a tour to Santorini from the Chania region:
The cost of a tour from Agia Marina, Kalives, Kolimbari, Maleme, Platanias, Chorafakia and other resort villages in the Chania region is
- Adults (12 years and older) - 166 Euro;
- Children (from 5 to 11 years) - 83 Euro;
- Kids (from 0 to 4 years old) - free of charge, in the hands of their parents.
What is included in the price of the tour:
- Transfer by bus in the morning from your hotel to the port of Rethymno and back in the evening;
- Tickets for the ship Rethymno-Santorini-Rethymno;
- Bus tour of Santorini;
- Russian speaking guide in Santorini
Paid for by yourself:
- Meals on the ship (average 10 Euro per person)
- Excursion to the volcano Nea Kameni (16 euros per person - optional instead of going to the beach)
- Meals in Santorini (on average 10-15 Euro per person
How to prepare:
- Comfortable walking shoes
- Headwear, swimwear, towels