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Santorini Volcano Hiking Excursion Reviews

Santorini Volcano Hiking cruise excursion
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While in Santorini, hike up some of Greece's large, active volcanos as you explore craters, springs and the breathtaking views from above.
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1 review
May 2015
Great tour! The boat ride was great and we loved hearing the history of the volcano. We enjoyed the hike and the amazing views. The thermal springs were not so thermal. Everyone said the water was freezing. We chose not to go in.
Read tineloveshoward's full Norwegian Jade cruise review
Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Member Image Marchcruise
1 review
Mar 2015
Very good tour visiting volcanic area and. The hills above where the ship was docked. The welcome from the people here was lovely. The tour was managed well.
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Provider: Cunard Line
Member Image HeinBloed
13 reviews
Not Rated
Sep 2013

My friend loves vulcanos and I love shipspotting. So we had the perfect tour: vulacano crusie. While I tried to rest on the boat while all other were on the vulcano, many boats came after us but left earlie. So they were very lucky with our tour operator Dakoutros as they provided a really good guide who took time how a vulcano works etc. - the hot springs are totally different to Blue Lagoon in Iceland. You need to jump from the boat and to swim over and return by swimming. So start exercises! Lunch break on the Island of Thirassia. So we had no time to see Oia or Fira. Saved for the next time. Santorini is worth to return.


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Provider: Dakoutros
Member Image rhidavies42
1 review
Not Rated
Aug 2013

Amazing!! Go on the donkeys! So much fun. Beautiful place. Highlight of the trip!

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Provider: Thomson Cruises
Member Image dthomas5787
1 review
Sep 2012
Our guide was excellent and extremely informative. Wear good comfortable shoes that you don't mind getting dirty for this excursion. Also make sure to take a water that they offer for the hike. It is quite a bit of exercise getting to the top. The swim in the hot springs was really neat, but kind of a let down as the water was not all that hot and the seas were very cold at that time. Our guide did give us some great advice about Fira though and we found the Sphinx restaurant as a result. Excellent food, decent price, and an absolutely breathtaking sunset view over the caldera.
Read dthomas5787's full Norwegian Jade cruise review
Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Member Image slewis7
1 review
Jul 2012
We had already been to Santorini, so this hiking and swimming tour was a perfect way to spend a half day. This was good for a ship's tour.
Read slewis7's full Celebrity Solstice cruise review
Provider: Celebrity Cruises
Member Image explore4ever
8 reviews
Apr 2012
We enjoyed the hike very much. The view was fantastic. The hike is not for those with any mobility challenge. I recommend hiking only in the morning because there is no shade at all. Wear footwear with solid grip and support. The loose gravel is tricky. Bring lots of water, and a hat.
Read explore4ever's full Seven Seas Voyager cruise review
Provider: Regent Seven Seas Cruises

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