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Customer Travel Tips for Santorini

84% Avg. city rating Rated by 511 customers

Activities / excursions 90%

Restaurants / eating out 88%

Shopping 75%

Chilling out / relaxing 94%

Getting around / public transport 81%

Sightseeing 91%

Culture 83%

Nightlife / partying 75%

Value for money 81%

Customer Travel Tips for Santorini

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91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


29 Oct 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: must do boat trip to islands. if you could rent a car, you could go far to Oia or Akitori Lighthouse as well as various beaches!

Liked: beautiful island with super friendly greeks!

Disliked: spent 5 nights in santorini and there is nothing i dislike!

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


23 Oct 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing City break Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Do not ride on donkey

Liked: The sea , scenery , sunset

Disliked: Nothing

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


19 Oct 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: See the sunset in Oia

Liked: The sunset

Disliked: No

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


03 Sep 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Be prepared to spend a lot of money - it's definitely more expensive than most of Greek islands.

Liked: Beautiful views, boat trips, sightseeing towns and the ancient ruins, public transport (to the beaches and towns)

Disliked: Prices!!!, Crowds of tourists

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


07 Aug 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: stay in a hostel

Liked: culture, history

Disliked: n/a

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


21 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: you need more than 2 days to enjoy all that it offers

Liked: the views and efficient transport

Disliked: SO many people

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


16 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Rent a car for your stay!

Liked: Everything!

Disliked: Restaurants are overpriced!

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 40%
67% Avg. rating


07 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Cgf

Liked: Fh

Disliked: Cvc

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


11 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Romantic getaway

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Rent a car and see all the ancient sites

Liked: Everything was excellent

Disliked: Nop

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


03 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Stay in Perivolos or Perissa.

Liked: Everything.

Disliked: No

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


05 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Bring hiking shoes!

Liked: It was a beautiful area and transportation was easy. The hostel helped a lot for information and things to do.

Disliked: Hiking, but that's all a part of it!

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


01 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: April

Liked: Sunset

Disliked: Heat

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


29 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: stay one night in fira or around and the other nights for perissa. the balck sand beach is awesome and the rents are cheper there.

Liked: black sand beach wa awesome and of course the view from oia

Disliked: public transport is a little stressing. and you accidently miss your stop, you could wait for hours...

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


10 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Prepare yourself for the steep hill walking

Liked: Beautiful part of the world

Disliked: Expensive gift shopping.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


15 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: public transport is good

Liked: black sand, unusual

Disliked: getting pounced on at athenios port

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
87% Avg. rating


08 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Try to get to know and meet the locals, very valuable experiences come from that!

Liked: I loved the views and different sight seeing adventures that there were to do.

Disliked: It was very touristy but there were ways to get off the beaten path.

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


04 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Sunblock Leave your work behind Enjoy every single moment youre in the island

Liked: Everything

Disliked: I should have stayed longer..

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


01 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Customer Travel Tip: three days are enough

Liked: it´s beautiful

Disliked: it´s not amazing

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


01 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the Greek Wedding at The White Door Theater

Liked: The lighthouse views

Disliked: Cruise ship depot

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


01 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Family Holiday

Customer Travel Tip: To know the island rent the motocar or a scutter to go around, is the best way to go. Go to the monsatery, is at the top of a high mountain and it is not on the touristc maps.

Liked: Is beautiful!! View, sunsets, shops, restaurants!! All very nice!

Disliked: Very expensive compared to other islands.

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84% Avg. city rating Rated by 511 customers

Activities / excursions 90%

Restaurants / eating out 88%

Shopping 75%

Chilling out / relaxing 94%

Getting around / public transport 81%

Sightseeing 91%

Culture 83%

Nightlife / partying 75%

Value for money 81%

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