Trip Planner: Europe / Greece / South Aegean / Cyclades / Santorini / Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
To see the best of what Santorini has to offer relatively quickly, tackle Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail. Hundreds of people hike the 9 km (5.5 mi) long trail every day, stopping along the way to discover the island's picturesque beaches, small villages, and ancient churches. The scenic trail covers a variety of terrains, including some rocky and steep pathways for which you should bring a pair of comfortable hiking shoes. The best time to start the hike is just after sunrise or late in the afternoon, during the coolest parts of the day. Wear a wide-brimmed hat, and bring lots of drinking water and a light snack. Put Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail into our Koloumpos trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Koloumpos.
Tours To Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Santorini Small Group Guided Caldera Trail Hike Morning or Sunset Max 5 people BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $87
Duration: 4 to 5 hours
Amazing Santorini - Full-Day Private Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $343
Duration: 8 hours
Small-Group Santorini Caldera Fira to Oia Hike BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $84
Duration: 4 hours
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail Reviews
Did the Fira to Oia hike starting after 3PM on a sunny and cool (mild to moderate wind) day in February. The hike is about 10-11 kilometers and took under 3 hours on a brisk pace with short stops to..... more »
My daughter 20's and me (60's) had this on our must to do list and so glad we did. It was definitely a highlight of our trip to Greece. We started out at 10AM which I guess is late for some. Wear... more »
Great hike with amazing views. Go from Thira to Oia and Early (like 8 am) or earlier to beat the heat. Takes 2 1/2 to 3 hours. Bus it back for €1.80. June 2019
Amazing views of the Caldera while walking. When on Santorini, and you're physically ok, you have to make this hike. I took a bus from Oia to Fira and hiked the 11 km back in about 4 hours. The last hill, you can use a donkey if you want. Do take some refreshments and a hat. I did the complete hike on sneakers. Amazing views of the Caldera. The last chapel on the road is also an amazing spot to watch the sunrise without being surrounded by a crowd (tip from a local).
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