Santorini Half-Day Wine Adventure Tour

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Highlights

  • Visit 2 or 3 traditional wineries and cellars in the countryside of Santorini

  • Savor a selection of up to 12 different wine styles from Santorini and Greece

  • Stroll through a vineyard on the volcanic soils and discover the unique viticulture traditions

  • Enjoy an assortment of local cheeses and snacks

  • Get wine tasting tips from an English-speaking wine expert at a mini wine-tasting tutorial

  • Discover parts of Santorini’s history through its winemaking

  • Visit hidden parts of the island most tours don't cover

  • Travel in small groups for a more personalized and intimate experience

Full description

Take this 4.5-hour tour of the Santorini countryside and visit the most distinct wineries of the island. Taste a selection of 12 different wine styles from Santorini and Greece.

Winemaking on Santorini dates back more than 3,000 years, and the tour covers the most traditional cellars of the island, starting at a vineyard on the black volcanic soils. Stroll through the unique basket vines, learning about the local viticulture that makes vine-growing in Santorini respected worldwide for its distinctive means of production.

Learn the island's history through its winemaking as you move between 2 to 3 different wineries, all acclaimed by international experts. Taste the major wine styles of Santorini, such as Assyrtiko, Nykteri, and Vinsanto.

You will also be introduced to renowned Greek wine styles, all accompanied by local cheeses. Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop off is included on this tour, from all hotels and apartments throughout Santorini.

Day tour route, with a morning departure available from April 1 to November 10:
• Boutari Winery 
• Gavalas traditional winery 
• Estate Argyros or Artemis Karamolegos winery

Sunset tour route with an afternoon departure available from May 15 to September 30:
• Boutari Winery or Estate Argyros
• Gavalas traditional winery 
 Venetsanos Winery (Sunset views, local island snacks)

Includes

  • Pick-up and drop off at your hotel, or Fira town (near cruise port)

  • Visit to 2 or 3 renowned wineries (depending on option booked)

  • Wine tasting of 9-12 different wine styles from Santorini and Greece (depending on option booked)

  • English-speaking wine expert guide

  • Mini wine-tasting tutorial

  • Local cheese and snacks alongside tastings

  • All taxes

  • Admissions and tasting fees

What’s Not Included

  • Cable car tickets for Cruise visitors (optional)