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Santorini Ferries: Ferry and Ships to Santorini Island - Greek Islands Cyclades Greece

Ferries and Boats to Santorini island cyclades greek islands Greece

Travel information for Ferries.
Ships and Ferries to Santorini - Cycladic Islands.

Santorini and the Cyclades in general are connected
to the ports of Piraeus and Rafina. From Santorini
you can also visit the nearby Cycladic islands of Ios, Mykonos, Anafi, Amorgos, Kimolos, Paros, Naxos etc.

In addition, there are ferry connection from Santorini
ferry to the islands of Crete, Rhodes, and basically all Dodecanese and East Aegean Islands via a third island.

Your trip to Santorini can be with a conventional ferry boat, by Highspeed or Flying dolphin depending on
the day, the time and the ferry company you wish
to travel with.

If you select to visit Santorini with the conventional
ferry your trip will take about 5-7.5 hours while with
a Highspeed ferry 3.5-5.5 hours depending on how
many ports the ferry will call at on the way.

Ferries from Piraeus to Santorini run all year round
on a daily basis. In summer of course there are more departures to choose from.

1. Piraeus - Milos - Santorini - Agios Nikolaos
Sitia - Kasos - Karpathos - Diafani - Chalki
2. Piraeus - Paros - Naxos - Santorini
3. Piraeus - Paros - Naxos - Ios - Santorini
4. Piraeus - Paros - Naxos - Ios - Sikinos
Folegandros - Santorini - Anafi
5. Piraeus - Santorini
6. Piraeus - Syros - Paros - Naxos - Ios
7. Piraeus - Kithnos - Serifos - Milos
Kimolos - Folegandros - Sikinos
Ios - Santorini
8. Ios - Sikinos - Folegandros - Thirassia
Santorini - Anafi

Attention !
The above mentioned information is subject to alteration. To be sure about correct schedules, departure and arrival times of conventional and highspeed ferries check the ONLINE Booking System.

Santorini Ferries Cycladic Islands

Ships and Ferries to the island of Santorini in the Cyclades
Travel Information for ferries to Santorini. Island of Santorini Cyclades.

ON LINE Booking System for seats and tickets in real time.

Starting your reservation through the online booking system you can select to have your tickets
sent to you or to collect them from the port office on the day of departure about 2 hours
before departure simply by giving your reservation code and showing your ID card.

We wish you a pleasant trip!

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Α multileg reservation allows you
to combine 2 to 4 domestic routes
(routes within Greece) in one reservation,
even if the selected departures are
operated by different ferry companies.

Travel Guide Santorini Island Cyclades Greece


Thira Prehistoric Museum

Thira Prehistoric Museum Santorini Cyclades Greek Islands Greece

The Thira Prehistoric Museum is unique in this type of regional museum and exhibits finds from excavations on the island. The exhibits display the historical course of one of the most important centres of the southern Cyclades in the Aegean during the 17th - 18th centuries BC.

The museum can be considered as an extension of the archaeological site of Akrotiri as it accommodates the murals and various items removed from the site. Other exhibits are from the 5th millennium BC, the late Neolithic period and show the passage of various cultures in the Aegean.

The second floor houses the permanent exhibits, whilst the first floor is periodically changed to display the plethora of items held in storage.

Petros M Nomikos Institute - Murals of Thira

Murals of Thira Santorini Cyclades Greek Islands Greece

The Petros M Nomikou Congress Centre is located in Fyra. It exhibits actual size reproductions of the wall paintings found in Akrotiri. Mr Nomikos funded the exact copy reproductions and then donated the institute to the town allowing scientists and the public to study and enjoy these rare works of art.

Santorini Archaeological Museum

Santorini Archaeological Museum Thira Cyclades Greek Islands Greece

The Thira Archaeological Museum is located in Fyra beside the cable car entrance. The building in which the museum is housed was built in 1960 as the previous building on the site was destroyed by the earthquake of 1956.

The museum collections span the history of the island and include sculptures and objects from Ancient Hellenic and Roman periods, ceramics and pottery from the Geometric period. There is a volcanic rock weighing 480 kilos that was lifted by the athlete Evmastas according to the writing carved on it. Another notable exhibit is the amphora with Geometric decoration dated to the 7th century BC found during excavations of an ancient cemetery.

Folklore Museum

Folklore Museum Thira Santorini Cyclades Greek Islands Greece

The Folklore Museum of Santorini is housed in a building hewn in the rock and dated 1861 and located in Kontohori. The museum was founded in 1993 by Emmanouil A Ligno, lawyer, journalist and the owner of the monthly newspaper Thiratika Nea. The house remained intact after the 1956 earthquake and was later restored in 1973 and a wing was added in 1993 to house the art gallery, workshops and the chapel dedicated to Agii Kostandinos and Eleni. There are old workshops for: metalwork, carpentry, barrel making, wine production with an old authentic wine press; the gallery displays art by local artists, important documents and books.

Gyzi Mansion

Gyzi Mansion Thira Santorini Cyclades Greek Islands Greece

The Gyzi Mansion is one of the few 17th century mansions to have survived the 1956 earthquake. The Catholic Bishopric donated the mansion for the activities of the intellectual centre. Within the Intellectual Centre is housed the Gyzi Mansion Museum with its six permanent collections.

The coat of arms of the Gyzi family is displayed in the entrance. The mansion is of particular architectural beauty and interest. It is unique as areas on the ground floor are set around the central patio. The mansion was carefully restored by the Bishopric paying attention to the characteristics of local traditions of the area such as: flooring, wine-press, old kitchen and the storage areas overlooking the central interior courtyard.

The Collections:
1. Authentic etchings & engravings
2. Old historical documents of Santorini
3. Works of art depicting Santorini
4. Works of art donated by Mr & Mrs Pintou
5. Old photographs of Santorini
6. Rock and stones of Santorini