Experiences

Activities

Sightseeing

Santorini is an island with many sights and points of interest. Amber Light Villas proposes the things to do while staying in your comfortable suite. The villages of Santorini are having a unique character and are close to Amber Light Villas. Starting from the near to Amber Light Villas village of Imerovigli, with the stunning caldera views follow the path that passes through Firostefani and ends to Fira, the capital of Santorini. The route is one of the most beautiful roads you will step in your life. The imposing caldera unfolds its beauty in every step that you take. Alternatively, follow the road that will take you to Oia, the picturesque village of Santorini.

Cultural Visits

Santorini is not all about the caldera. It also offers a number of sights with particular interest that will bring you closer to the island’s history. Start from the archaeological site of Akrotiri. The city built 3.500 years ago re-opened its doors for the visitors to admire the architecture and the culture of a prehistoric city. Findings from the city are exhibited in the Prehistoric Museum of Thera in Fira. For more history visit the Ancient Thera,a city built by Spartans on the top of the mountain of Mesa Vouno. The view is amazing while the findings are now in the Archaeological Museum of Fira. For the Byzantine era of Santorini, visit the church of Episkopi Gonia in the homonymous village (also called Mesa Gonia) and the Monastery of Prophet Ilias above the beautiful village of Pyrgos.

Swimming

The beaches of Santorini are unique. The volcanic heritage of the island created a series of shores with unique colours. Visit the unique Red Beach and the nearby beach of Vlychada, with the white volcanic rocks at the background. The cosmopolitan beach of Perivolos can be your stop if you are searching for beautiful times by the sea, while at the beach of Perissa, awarded with an EU Blue Flag, you will find many choices for water sports. The organized beach of Kamari offers unique moments in black sandy beach with plethora of choices for eating and drinking. In Santorini there is a big number of unorganized beaches where you can enjoy the sea and the sun. Close to Amber Light Villas you will find the beaches of Pori and Kouloumbos.

Cruises

The top activity in Santorini is sailing at the caldera! The feeling of being surrounded by the unique caldera of Santorini is something you will never forget. There is a number of choices of when and of the kind of the boat you will choose to live this experience. The people of Amber Light Villas will propose the best choices for cruising within cruises with a traditional boat or a catamaran, during the day or the sunset time. With a glass of wine at your hand and gastronomic delights also available, you will live the experience of a lifetime.

Wine tours

Santorini’s wines are among the best wines across the Mediterranean. The vineyards of Santorini are dating back many centuries and the varieties of assyrtico, aidani and athiri are giving wines with unique character and strong taste. The wineries of Santorini are organizing wine tasting where you can enjoy the tastes of Santorini’s wines. Ask the people of Amber Light Villas for details about an organized visit to the wineries of the island.

Private Dinners

Whether you are visiting with your friends, your family or your beloved one, the privacy of your balcony can be the ideal spot to host a private dinner with unique tastes. You can order from the restaurant’s menu the flavours in order to compose the taste that you want to enjoy and share.

Hiking

Santorini is a paradise for hikers. There are many routes to follow and pass through sights and landscapes of Santorini. Amber Light Villas visitors are lucky as the most famous trail, starting from Fira leading to Oia, is just a few steps away. This is considered one of the best activities in Santorini that you shouldn’t miss. There are many more routes in Santorini that the people of Amber Light Villas will be delighted to share with you.