To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Santorini Island, step out and discover surrounding areas like Vlychada, Pyrgos, and Perivolos.
To really understand Santorini Island, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. Spend part of the day viewing the exhibits at the Museum of Minerals and Fossils in Santorini.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and head outside to the nearby parks and reserves. If you are up for a walk visit a local beach, for example Perissa Beach in Santorini.
For those without kids, there are some great places to relax, including Boutari Winery in Santorini, Antoniou Winery and Gavalas Vineyard.
When it’s time to rest your weary head after discovering the charms of Emporio, check in to one of the many local accommodation options. The Caldera View Bungalow Resort, the Smaragdi Hotel and the Margarenia Studios are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.