Posted on 2021-01-04
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Santorini Cycling: Electric Bike Tour & Wine Tasting

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Overview

Explore awesome Santorini riding on an electric bike and see the famous island from another perspective. Marvel at breathtaking views of the sea, lava mountains, and traditional settlements. Pedal from Perissa to Emporio Castelli, Megalochori, and more.

◾ Discover the hidden paths to Emporio Castelli
◾ Get photographed at the famous heart on the rock in Megalochori
◾ Marvel at majestic views of the volcanic caldera
◾ Take a wine tasting tour at one of the oldest wineries in Santorini

About this experience

DURATION: 3.5 hours
STARTING TIME: 9.30 am & 17.00
MEETING POINT: At your hotel
LANGUAGES: English, Greek
OPENING SEASON: March to October
WHO CAN COME: Santorini cycling is suitable for anyone above the age of 14

What's included, what's not

✔ Hotel pick-up and drop off
✔ E-bike with a fork and seat-post suspension
✔ Cycling helmet
✔ English speaking tour leader
✔ Action camera snapshots
✔ Winery entry fee
✔ Wine tasting with local delicacies
✔ 2 water bottles 500m
✖ Extra food and drinks

Description - What to expect

Start your Santorini cycling on an electric bike around Santorini from Emporio, pedaling to the old city of Castelli for a close look at the beautiful whitewashed alleys and houses. Continue your Santorini cycling tour through the wine roads to Megalochori, for wine tasting at one of the oldest wineries of Santorini, the Venetsanos Winery, or for a Greek coffee and fresh juice at a local coffee house.

Then, continue pedaling along the road of Megalochori, enjoying some stunning views of the Caldera. For the journey back, where your Santorini cycling tour will come to an end, follow a different route through impressive vineyards and pass under the windmills of Emporio.

Bring with you

Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes (avoid high heels and slippers). Don't forget on hot summer days to bring your sunscreen and sunglasses

Who can come/Other requirements

◾ There is a maximum weight limit of 100 kilograms and a minimum height requirement of 155 centimeters
◾ You must have experience of riding a bicycle
◾ Good physical condition is required

Cutoff time before activity

  • 24 hours

Prepare for the experience - Things to know before you go

◾ Please provide your height and weight so that an electric bike can be selected suitable for you as well as your accommodation details for the free pick-up service.
◾ Electric bikes allow you to climb a steep hill without having to exert too much energy. They provide an effortless and pleasant experience. You will mostly travel along off-road paths.