Guided tour

Fira: Walking Tour with Cable Car Ride

3.2 / 5

13 reviews

Activity provider:NST Santorini Tours
Guided tour

Fira: Walking Tour with Cable Car Ride

Activity provider:NST Santorini Tours

From US$ 52.54 per person

Discover Santorini’s capital through a guided tour that will feature a cable car ride with breathtaking aerial views and a tasting of local wines.

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Duration 4 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Learn about Santorini's history during a guided walking tour of its capital
  • Capture frame-worthy photos with the Aegean Sea as your backdrop
  • Marvel at stunning views of the island during an aerial cable car ride
  • Sample local wines at the town market
Full description

Wander through the white cobblestone streets of Santorini’s capital, Fira, for a guided tour that will feature jewelry shops, donkey roads, a scenic cable car ride, and wine tasting. Begin your tour in front of Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral, which sits atop a cliff and offers breathtaking views. Explore the old town with your guide, admiring the beautiful jewelry in shop windows as you stroll down Gold Street. Walk along part of Santorini’s famous donkey roads, once used by the locals to transport goods and reach other parts of the island. Take in the panoramic views during a 5-minute ride in an aerial lift from the top of the volcanic caldera down to a small picturesque port. Get an up-close look at the edge of the caldera as you make your way toward the renowned blue domed church in Firostefani. At the end of the tour, get introduced to Pelican Kipos, located in the heart of Fira, where there is a unique wine cellar with renowned as well as rare local wines and other alcoholic beverages, collected from all over the world. Should you wish to have a wine tasting experience, it can be arranged on the spot.

  • Guided tour
  • Cable car ride
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Wine tasting (optional)
  • Tips

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Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral on the side of Atlantis Hotel. Please arrive 10 minutes before the activity starting time.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.2 /5

based on 13 reviews

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May 26, 2023

The guide did not show up. On the positive side, I got my money back.

May 22, 2023

After arriving ONE HOUR late, the guide with broken English took us down via cable car and once there all there was to be done was going up again, taking a one and a half hour wait line - but it had been sold as a skip-the-line tour. Awful.

May 22, 2023

Product ID: 389710