Shore Excursion to Oia

Shore Excursion to Oia


This is your chance to visit the most photographed and picturesque Oia village in Santorini, Greece. During this private Oia shore excursion you will see why its world-renowned for its traditional white-washed houses, blue-domed chapels, spectacular views of the volcano and caldera, and unforgettable sunsets.

The tour starts and ends in the capital of Santorini, Fira. Here you can enjoy unique panoramic views from the comfort of a cable car or on the back of a donkey. Donkey are the traditional means of transportation and they can take you from and to the old port.

Price: €400 (1-4 people) Ask for the price if your party is larger than 4 people.

Pick up location

Your hotel / Exit Cable Car / Desired location

Departure Time

9AM or coordinated with your cruise arrival. Afternoon tours are coordinated with the sunset hour


3 hours

What to bring

Comfortable footwear, sun protection, your camera or smartphone

Price Includes
  • Transportation with a private car/van

  • Private tour guide services

Price does NOT include
  • Tickets for the cable car if you arrive with a cruise ship (€6 for a one-way ticket)

  • Snacks / Drinks

Tour Gallery

  • Fira, the capital of Santorini

    A walk around the vibrant capital of Santorini, Fira town. Time for shopping!

  • Scenic drive towards Oia

    Drive along the Caldera or the coast side to reach Oia at the northest part of the island

  • Oia, the most famous village

    Walk around the most famous village of Santorini, a stop for pictures at the 'instagram' spots and the story and history of this village from Kostas

About Your Tour
  • What time does my tour start?

    Morning tours start at 9/9,30AM. If you are a cruise passenger your tour will start approximately 90 minutes after the scheduled arrival of your cruise ship.  Afternoon tours start accordingly with the sunset time.

  • Are the tours physically demanding?

    No, all of the tours are easy and require minimum walking. You will be brought around the island in an air-conditioned van that can comfortably fit up to 8 guests.

  • Where is the pick-up/ drop-off point for my tour?

    If you are coming on a cruise ship, I will meet you at the top of the cable car station. If you are staying in Santorini, then the tour can start and end at your preferred location

  • How will I recognize my guide?

    You will recognize me immediately, as I will be waiting at the designated location and holding a sign with your name on it.

  • What does “a private tour” mean?

    Private tours are organized just for your group, which can include up to 8 guests in total. If your group is larger than that, I can always organize the transportation with a van/bus.

  • Can I add an extra hour to my tour?

    If you decide to extend the tour beyond the agreed duration, please contact me regarding the extra surcharge.

  • What vehicle do you use for the tour?

    I offer my tours in an air-conditioned vehicle. If you need a car seat for your child, I can provide one upon request.

  • In what languages do you offer your tours?

    I offer my tours in English, German, and Greek. If you speak another language, I can make arrangements to have an interpreter upon request