The best of Santorini island!

10 reasons to fall in love with Santorini!

If only there were just 10… but we tried to keep it small so as to make you fall in love with the unique island of Santorini! Embark on a journey to the 10 reasons that will make you feel the aura and the serenity, the beauty and the amazingness of this island.

The landscape. The unique caldera of Santorini is among the most breath-taking places on earth. The sea and volcano views, the colours of the horizon and the sense of flying are amazing in Santorini.

The famous caldera of Santorini!

The famous caldera of Santorini!

The view. Besides the caldera spots, most areas of Santorini have some amazing views to the island and the sea. Visit Ancient Thera, the Lighthouse and the monastery of Prophet Ilias in Pyrgos.

The architecture. Houses carved on the rock and impressive mansions are scattered across the island. Do not miss Fira, Oia, Pyrgos and Messaria to see them.

The sites. From the important prehistoric settlement of Akrotri to Ancient Thera and the castle cities of Pyrgos and Emporio, Santorini is filled with intriguing visits.

The beaches. The volcanic beaches of Kamari, Perivolos, Perissa and Vlychada are fully organized whereas the unspoiled corners of Koloumpos, Pori and more will amaze you with their seashore beauty.

The sunset. Besides Oia, there are so many places where from you can enjoy the evocative sunset of Santorini. Why not visit the nearby to Ira Hotel & Spa, Skaros rock?

The famous sunset of Santorini from Ira Hotel & Spa!

The famous sunset of Santorini from Ira Hotel & Spa!

The wines. The volcanic soil of Santorini gives wines with unique taste and character. Enjoy a glass of Vinsanto, or wines made with aidani, athiri and assyrtico. The wines of Santorini are one of a kind.

Enjoy the wines of Santorini!

Enjoy the wines of Santorini!

The products. Fava has been cultivated on the island for more than 3.500 years. The cherry tomato in Santorini can only be found in this very island, whereas the white aubergine, capers and more have a distinctive taste.

The activities. Sailing, hiking, water sports, horseback riding and so much more become in Santorini an experience to remember. Read more at www.ira-hotel.com/location-map.

The aura. The atmosphere of Santorini island cannot be found anywhere else. Everything feels different here and you just have to experience what makes this island so unique!

As we said at the beginning of this article, there are more; more feelings and thrills to experience. Start your Santorini experience by visiting our website at www.ira-hotel.com.