To visit Santorini on a budget, you will have to plan your whole trip accordingly.
Santorini in May is warm, hence, an ideal month for swimming in the sea. Experiment with your clothing style and relish your fashion icon. You can wear swimsuits, Hawaiian flowery shirts, cotton t-shirts, light coloured tops, shorts, frocks, skirts, and rompers. In footwear, you can pick sandals, flip-flops, shoes, and crocs.
Don’t miss these top things to do in Santorini:
Santorini is a wonderful place to explore, and it is recommended that you at least spend 3 to 5 days in Santorini to explore it to the fullest. This interesting island offers a plethora of mesmerising places to visit and things to do.
Santorini experiences hot and dry summers and mild winters due to its location in the Aegean Sea. The best time to travel to Santorini is in the summer months between June to September. August is the hottest month of all and is perfect for participating in water sports activities.
The best way to reach Santorini from India is via airways. You can take a flight to Athens from any major city in India, and then from there reach Santorini via flight or ship. It is a budget friendly option rather than taking a direct and expensive flight to Santorini from India.
October is a pretty warm and dry month, with average temperatures 15 to 25 degrees Celsius. Pack these following items for your Santorini trip in October-
June is a great month to explore Santorini at its best, check out the following top things to do in Santorini in June:
1. Take boat and cruise tours around the island<br>
2. Relax on the Beach or indulge in thrilling water activities<br>
3. Enjoy satisfying Santorini sunset<br>
4. Adventure geeks can hike from Fira to Oia<br>
5. Visit and explore nearby villages such as Pyrgos, Emporeio, Messaria, and more.
The last month of autumn in Santorini offers you with many fun activities to participate in. Check the following:
Santorini is a popular tourist destination, hence, having numerous luxurious and budget-friendly stay options. Fira, Oia, and Imerovigli are the popular areas to have a stay while on your Santorini packages from India. You can plan your stay in any of the following and experience fine hospitality and services:
Santorini in November is cold, but not too much. You can experiment with light layers and wear t-shirts, tops, shirts, pants, jeans, and long skirts. Do not forget to carry a light jacket or a coat as it can get a bit more cold in the evenings. Shoes, sandals, and flip-flops are good footwear options.
The total distance between Athens and Santorini is 296.9 km. The best way to travel between both destinations is via airways. You can take a direct flight from Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH) to Santorini while taking approximately 50 to 60 minutes to reach. There are several flights available to choose from according to your convenience.
Another option to reach Santorini from Athens is via waterways. You can take a ferry from the port of Piraeus (Athens) to the port of Santorini. It takes approximately 4 to 5 hours to reach and is cheaper than air tickets.
If you are visiting Santorini during summer months then Perissa is a good place to stay. It is a coastal village and known for its Perissa Black Sand Beach, hence being a perfect place to stay in summers. Enjoy the Bohemian and hippie vibes in the evening on the beach.
Santorini offers the best views and awe-inspiring landscapes, but is more expensive than Mykonos whereas, Mykonos is mainly known for its exciting nightlife and Bohemian vibes. Without any doubt, Santorini wins and is a better place to explore because this place has everything for everyone.