There are many articles about the uniqueness of Santorini, the beauty of the sunset in Oia and the blue domed churches built along the cliffs of the caldera. If you explore this fascinating island with a local guide from SantoriniExperts, you get much more to discover: hidden treasures you didn’t even know would exist.
Come find the small chapel of Agios Ioannis on the north side of Skaros rock: it is a only a short hike from Imerovigli and it will leave you speechless, as it will make you feel like you're in the center of the Caldera.
Visit the cave church Zoodochou Pigis, a small chapel built around the only natural spring of the island, situated on the mountain Mesa Vouno behind Kamari. It takes only some short hiking to get there. After the visit, you can rest in the shadow of the trees surrounding the chapel.
Let's go swim on a secret little beach between the cliffs on the inside of the Caldera. It is one of the most wonderful places in Santorini where you can actually have some privacy even in high season.
Discover the fascinating moon-shaped landscape of Vlychada which was formed by the huge volcano eruption about 1615 BC.
We’ll show you the ghost town, Mesa Gonia, destroyed by the big earthquake of 1956, when it was abandoned by the villagers. Leap at the chance to get a rare insight of how the people used to life in Santorini before the tourism.
The “small” Profitis Ilias is a hill most visitors have never heard of. However, its beauty is really worthwhile. We’ll take you there to watch the sunset in a private atmosphere, which is perfect if you are planing a romantic getaway or a birthday surprise.
Do not to forget the precious little island opposite Santorini – Thirassia, which is still untouched by the tourism industries and, therefore, is the perfect place to find hidden treasures, like the abandoned cave house village of Akrilia with its beautiful church of Virgin Mary, the old canavas (wineries) in Kera, and the monastery of Koimisios in the south of the island.