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Santorini Port Tours (Shore Excursions) : Private Tour to Pyrgos Village, Oia Village, New Prehistoric Museum

Key Details

Tour Name : Prehistoric Museum, Pyrgos & Oia Village Tour
Tour Code : CPS-17260
Itinerary : Pyrgos Village, Oia Village, New Prehistoric Museum
Tour Duration : Approximately 5 ½ Hours
Pick up & Drop off : Santorini Port


You will be transferred from the ship by a colourful local boat to where you will join the waiting motor coach. After a 10’ drive reach the traditional village of Pyrgos. Pyrgos is build on the top of a hill and present a panoramic view of the whole island. The village has a population of 500 inhabitants, and used to be the capital of the island until the early 1800s, It is formed by traditional houses built all around the Venetian castle (view from a distance), and the small streets follow the shape of the hill. The village has many churches: the church of Theotokaki with its beautiful frescoes and old icons; Agia Triada, the churches of Agia Theodosia; Metamorphosi tou Sotira (Transfiguration of the Saviour); Agios Nikolaos; Eisodia tis Theotokou (Presentation of the Virgin Mary) and the Archangel Michael. Your guide will explain many things about the rich ecclesiastical history of the village. After Pyrgos drive a short distance to Fira town, where the new Prehistoric Museum is located. In this remarkable museum you will see artifacts which were excavated at the site of Akrotiri, including the recent discovery of a gold Ibix. Upon completion of the visit at the museum you will proceed to the most northern tip of the island to experience the unique village of Oia. This dramatic small village built on a steep slope of the caldera has many of its dwellings nestled in niches hewn into the volcanic rock. Visit the Naval Museum(optional**) here followed by free time to further explore on your own. As you walk through its narrow cobbled streets, you will come across many tiny shops which offer a varied and unusual collection of hand-made works of ceramic art, paintings and semi-precious jewelry. Oia, perched on the edge of the cliffs offers spectacular views of Fira and the volcano. After your tour, you will be taken to Fira town. Then, enjoy a short cable car ride down to the pier.

What is included

Roundtrip cable car ride between cruise ship and island, Transportation by private van with A/C, Professional licenced guide (English)

Prices for Tour without Guide (Per Person)

for parties of 2 people 226 US$ P.P.
for parties of 3 people 170 US$ P.P.
for parties of 4 to 5 people 143 US$ P.P.
for parties of 6 to 7 people 115 US$ P.P.
for parties of 8 to 9 people 99 US$ P.P.
for parties of 10 to 14 people 92 US$ P.P.

Prices for Tour with Guide (Per Person)

for parties of 2 people 410 US$ P.P.
for parties of 3 people 310 US$ P.P.
for parties of 4 to 5 people 250 US$ P.P.
for parties of 6 to 7 people 195 US$ P.P.
for parties of 8 to 9 people 165 US$ P.P.
for parties of 10 to 14 people 150 US$ P.P.

Discounts & Supplements

Prices are per person and the entrance fee cost & cable car cost are excluded. We will inform you about the cost of entrance fees & cable car while response your booking request.
A minimum of 2 pax per booking is required. If you are solo traveller, We could charge 2 people price.
There is 50% children discount for ages between 04-12. We do not charge for ages between 00-04.
The tour language is English. You may ask to have another languages speaking guides which will depend on availibility. It is charged extra 90,00 US$ per day for the other languages guided.

How Can I Book This Tour ?

Please fill the booking request form at the right of that page and post us online.
We will response your request within 12 hours and send you an official booking & credit card authorization form for your payment.
Your tour will be confirmed by Celsus Travel after you paid your tour amount and we will send your confirmation document / vouchers.

Payment Policy

We request full amount payment for certain reservation and this payment should be while booking of tour plan.
We accept MasterCard, Visa for your payments by credit card.

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 3 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is full refund of your payment.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is no refund.
If cruise ship cancel the stop in Santorini port, there is full refund of your payment.

Booking Request Form

Please fill out all fields marked by *asterisk*

This form is not a form of direct booking. You will receive an email from our travel counsellors and this email will direct you about the confirmation to your reservation.

Budget Tour Tips

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Tips on Tour Sharing

The vehicle can accommodate up to 9 participants.
For optimal savings, you can create a group of 9 persons.
For more comfort and space inside the vehicle, we suggest up to 8 passengers.
You can book your Shore Excursion early, and add others to your tour as they join. To prevent disappointments, we do not recommend last minute additions made less than 5 day prior to the tour date to ensure proper size vehicle will still be available on your tour date. If your tour group reaches 9 persons, please inquire to ensure there are suitable vehicles on your tour date.
You can secure a large vehicle by booking the maximum group size you intend to create and then just add the new members as they join.
Please provide us with the LEAD NAME and E-MAIL ADDRESS of the other members of your group who don't share the same E-Mail in the reservation so we can reach everyone in the group with important information.
Please keep us posted with any changes in your group size in advance so we can best assist and accommodate your needs.

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