Akrotiri Excavations

Akrotiri Excavations, located in the beautiful island of Santorini, is a must-visit destination for history and archaeology enthusiasts. The site is renowned for being one of the most significant archaeological discoveries in the Aegean and offers visitors a unique glimpse into the ancient world. Visitors can explore the well-preserved ruins of a once thriving Minoan settlement, believed to have been inhabited by around 200 families. The settlement was buried under volcanic ash from the eruption of the nearby volcano, preserving the buildings, frescoes and pottery for thousands of years. This is a great opportunity to learn about the island’s fascinating history and admire the beauty of the ancient structures and artifacts. Don’t miss out on the chance to visit Akrotiri Excavations and delve into the rich history of Santorini.