Santorini, Greece Travel Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

Santorini is among the most popular Greek islands, and it’s included here mostly as an example of what to expect from most of the dozens of popular holiday islands in the area. There are only about 15,000 year-round residents yet there are about 800 hotels, almost all of which are only open between April and October. The island has about 15 towns and villages, and hotels are found in various clusters on every corner.

Why Visit Santorini

Santorini Facts

Population 15,000
Area 15,000
Timezone UTC+2
Currency Euro
Airports Santorini (Thira) National Airport (JTR)

Things To Do In Santorini

WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK IN Santorini

Budget breakfastYour hotel will probably include breakfast. If not there are a few budget choices usually not far away.$3.27 - $5.10
Budget lunchGyro shops are all over the place and usually the cheapest option. $4.39 - $7.65
Budget dinnerA sit-down meal in Santorini can be expensive if it comes with a view, but there are cheaper places as well.$6.63 - $11.22
.5 liter beer in a barWine can often be found cheaper than beer, and happy hour specials bring the price down more.$3.37 - $5.10
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WHEN TO VISIT Santorini

TEMPERATURE AND RAINFALL

Month High F Low F Precipitations(INCH)
January57484.5
February58483.2
March60502.6
April66541.1
May72590.6
June80660.2
July82710.0
August81710.0
September78670.5
October71612.4
November66562.7
December60514.0

Santorini WEATHER ADVICE

SUNRISE AND SUNSET

21 Mar6:21am6:31pm
21 Jun6:01AM8:40pm
21 Sep7:05am7:17pm
21 Dec7:26am5:07pm

Where to stay in Santorini

Santorini Hotel Seasons

Santorini Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar15.31 - 61.22
starstarstarstarstar22.45 - 91.84
starstarstarstarstar20.41 - 114.29
starstarstarstarstar32.65 - 142.86
starstarstarstarstar122.45 - 332.65
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Santorini Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed14.29 - 20.41

Getting to Santorini

GETTING AROUND Santorini

Santorini TRANSPORT PRICES

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to Fira10.20 - 14.29
Public bus ride on Santorini1.63 - 2.24
Cable car from port to Fira7.14
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WHERE TO GO BEFORE AND AFTER