If you have decided Make a cruise And at some point in the trip Desembarcáis in Santorini To see the island, surely to more than one you arise the doubt of How do you get to the city of Fira Once they leave you at the port. Here is a summary of the options you can use, since they are several.
What First and foremost Is that you know in which port you will leave your cruise. The Majority of the Cruises leave their passengers at the Port of Fira, a small fishing port easily recognizable since it has a size of about 150 meters and a couple of bars where to take a soda, as well as a business dedicated to carry out aquatic activities (Excursion to the volcano, Diving, etc. ..)
From this small port there are Three ways to reach the city of Fira:
- In Cable, the easiest, for 6 euros (updated price as of May 2017) leaves you in the same city.
- Walk, "Only" you have to climb the 580 steps that separate the port of the city, so this we leave for the most suffering.
- In Donkey, you can climb the 580 steps that separate the city from the port in these animals, making the ascent of the most entertaining.
Yes Your cruise leaves you in the main port of Santorini (Athinios), you have the option to Take the Local bus. Green, and for 2 euros, leaves you at the bus station of Fira (It's a small square, don't expect much). This port is easily recognizable given that it is quite large and with lots of shops and car rental businesses. Here they dock most of the great ferries that make the journeys between the Greek islands