Santorini, or better known as one of the most Instagrammable destinations on earth, is an island that combines it all. Natural breathtaking beauty, luxury services to the highest level, impressive accommodations, mouthwatering dishes and romantic activities. So take your plus one and allow the island to guide you to all the must-see locations.
Where to sleep?
The new five-star hotel located in Imerovigli is all that everyone is talking about. Omma, a luxury boutique hotel, overlooks the iconic Caldera cliff providing a sense of serenity and tranquility. The unobstructed sea views, is definitely what will have you captivated, up until you see the two pools that stand majestically in the center of the property. The most comfortable sun beds and the fluffiest towels are waiting for you to place your body and soak up the Santorinian sun. The spacious rooms, most with their own individual plunge pool, are minimalistic and have kept the traditional Cycladic look but with a modern twist.
What to do?
Private sunset catamaran cruise
Embark on a journey around the mesmerizing waters of the Aegean Sea on a luxurious private Santorini catamaran cruise. Sail along the coasts of Santorini to the Red Beach followed by the White Beach. Take a swim in the shallow waters or benefit from the services of a fully equipped boat including complimentary towels, snorkeling equipment and open bar. Set out towards the Indian Rocks, the Venetian Lighthouse and the volcanic landscape. Enjoy a therapeutic swim in the hot springs before indulging in a well-prepared seafood and BBQ meal on board while overlooking the sunset from the Caldera.
Private wine tasting
There is a reason why Santorini is one of the most popular destinations in Greece and the world, and you can find out why yourself, on a Santorini Wine Tour. Enjoy the breathtaking sights of this unique island and learn how different wine varieties are made. Try various wines and see which one suits your preference the most. Don’t miss the opportunity to taste the famous Assyrtiko, a rare Greek variety that was the only life form that survived the volcanic eruption in the island back in 1630 B.C. There’s no better way to experience this beautiful island than sipping traditional Greek wines and nibbling on delicious hors d’oeuvres on a Santorini Wine Tour.
Private Akrotiri guided tour
A cultural exploration designed for the lovers of historical mysteries and philosophical matters! The journey begins in the most peculiar excavation site found in Akrotiri, which was buried under the ashes of the volcanic eruption in 1646 B.C. There, this sightseeing tour in Santorini will unfold the enigma of the unknown ancient village. Your next stop will be in the cultural center of ‘Symposion” at Megalochori where you can experience music with handcrafted wind and string instruments! Enjoy the end of your tour while enjoying an organic meal overlooking the beautiful lighthouse.
What’s for dinner?
Don’t need to look that far as Omma Restaurant is one of the best in Imerovigli. Serving traditional Greek and Mediterranean dishes packed with incredible aromas and having the incredible Caldera view as your companion, you should most definitely not hold back and immerse yourself in the seductive unique flavors.
George Koletsos is Co-Founder of Kudos Life Experiences. Kudos Life Experiences is a custom-designed private travel specialist to Greece, for the discerning and sophisticated traveler who is seeking to return to the authentic form of personal discovery and explore really life-enriching travel experiences.