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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Santorini

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Historical Places in Santorini

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    Akrotiri , Akrotiri
    Set your clock back a few thousand years with a visit to Akrotiri, a Minoan Bronze Age settlement destroyed by a massive volcanic eruption ar
    Tours from $54
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    Thousands of visitors come to Santorini just to experience the famed Sunset in Oia, one of the island's major attractions. A small town preca
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    Ancient Thera , Kamari
    High above Kamari, you can explore the ruins of Ancient Thera. The former city was inhabited from ninth century BC to 726 AD. Hike up the 360
    Tours from $346
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    Experience a traditional Greek Orthodox church at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani. The original church stood at the town's edge, inside the castle;
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    Akrotiri LightHouse , Akrotiri
    One of the oldest lighthouses in Greece, Akrotiri LightHouse still stands as a sentinel on Santorini. A French trading company built the squa
    Tours from $119
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    Where to stay in Santorini

    The vast majority of visitors to Santorini flock to the island's western side, where popular towns like Fira and Oia offer rooms with sweeping views of the caldera and the sea. The beach hotels on the eastern side of the island remain less crowded, though they offer more affordable lodgings without skimping on modern amenities. Keep in mind that even private inns and budget hotels hike their prices at the start of each tourist season, so think ahead and take advantage of discounts by booking well in advance.
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