Santorini is one of Greek Cyclades Islands in the Aegean Sea. It is characterised by its rugged landscape, which was created as a result of a devastating volcanic eruption in the 16th century. The whitewashed cubiform houses located in the two main towns, Oia and Fira, cling to cliffs above an underwater crater. These beautiful buildings overlook the sea and beaches that are made up of black, red and white lava pebbles.
Santorini is the perfect place for your honeymoon because it is relaxing and romantic – the two key aspects of your trip! It is also home to some of the worlds most mesmerising sunrises and sunsets which are sure to be unforgettable.
The best time to visit is between late April and May (spring) and September to October (autumn); these seasons offer warm temperatures with fewer crowds. The peak season is from June to August during the summer, and the price reflects this.
This island offers a bit of everything to suit every couple. If you’re longing for a relaxing mini break then the spas and beaches tick this box and more, whereas if you want to add a little action to spice up your honeymoon then Santorini offers this too. Why not jump off the cliffs into the crystal clear Mediterranean waters in Oia or snap a few photos on a scenic hike between the two main towns. The activities are endless with frequent boat trips to visit an active volcano or hire quad bikes to explore the terrain.
Santorini is known for its stunning beaches, picturesque scenery and active nightlife. The perfect combination for un unforgettable honeymoon as newlyweds.