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Holidays In Kamari

Kamari Holidays at a Glance

Kamari, nestled in the back drop of Mesa Vouno, is located just 10 minutes from the airport, on the south eastern side of the island. A traditional village that has developed into one of the most popular resorts on the island.

Who holidays in Kamari?

Kamari has something for everyone, relaxed and peaceful in the day time and good nightlife and choice of restaurants for the evening.



Key Facts - Kamari

  • LanguageGreek
  • CurrencyEuro
  • Dialing Code00 30
  • Time Difference+2 GMT
  • Flight Duration4 hours (Approx)
  • Distance From Airport3 km
  • Airport Transfer (Taxi)10 mins

A varied selection of bars, good restaurants, local Greek tavernas, clubs and shops all blend to make Kamari an ideal choice for your holiday! An international resort with a good mix of nationalities offers a unique, up market, laid back atmosphere. The pebbly beach offers a good choice of water sports and is lined by a beach front promenade.

Hot Springs: Possible to visit by boat and a fantastic way to relax on your holiday. Here you can soak up the therapeutic mud and enjoy a leisurely swim. Located at Palea Kameni, next to Nea Kameni (old burnt one), which is the volcano.

Ancient Thira: The site of Ancient Thira is situated on the rocky headland of Mesa Vouno, 370 metres above sea level on the southeast coast. This site was re-colonised after the great eruption.

Akrotiri: An ancient Minoan city, located in the village of the same name, where excavations still continue to this day. There is also a castle (Goulas) which is now ruined (after the Turkish invasion in 1617).

Fira: The capital of Santorini with the spectacular architecture of its dazzling white houses. The volcano lies exactly opposite, still emitting puffs of steam. The town is situated 27.5 metres above sea level.

Hot Springs: Possible to visit by boat and a fantastic way to relax on your holiday. Here you can soak up the therapeutic mud and enjoy a leisurely swim. Located at Palea Kameni, next to Nea Kameni (old burnt one), which is the volcano.

Ancient Thira: The site of Ancient Thira is situated on the rocky headland of Mesa Vouno, 370 metres above sea level on the southeast coast. This site was re-colonised after the great eruption.

Akrotiri: An ancient Minoan city, located in the village of the same name, where excavations still continue to this day. There is also a castle (Goulas) which is now ruined (after the Turkish invasion in 1617).

Fira: The capital of Santorini with the spectacular architecture of its dazzling white houses. The volcano lies exactly opposite, still emitting puffs of steam. The town is situated 27.5 metres above sea level.

Fira: An abundance of bars, shops, cafes and tavernas, some offering views of the Caldera. Beautiful cobbled streets, mixing old with new. Some night clubs to dance the night away.

Oia: Hosts the most fantastic view on Santorini. Spectacular sunsets. Beautiful white washed and blue domed houses. This is the most picturesque village in Greece so ensure you do not forget your camera.

Pyrgos: Large village retaining its medieval features. Highest point on the island.

Walking: Recommended throughout the island. Push bikes can be rented too.

Eating/Drinking During Kamari Holidays

A beautiful seafront lined with bars and tavernas offering fantastic fresh fish and local Greek meze. The Beach Club disco opens in June and bars put on live entertainment and Karaoke. 

Getting Around on Kamari Holidays

Boat: There are direct ferries leaving from Santorini to Ios (1 hr) & Crete (6 hrs) with connecting ferries Paros (3hrs) Mykonos (5hrs).

Bus: Frequent bus services are available for throughout the island connecting the villages of Santorini with Fira.

Car: Rent a car or jeep from our representatives in Santorini.

Kamari Holidays Shopping

Santorini has a spectacular collection of gold and silver designs. The gold is the equivalent of 14 carat. Most popular designs are items such as dolphins and axes.

Holidays in Kamari - Beaches

Monolithos beach is a sandy beach with good tourist facilities.

Kamari beach is a black sandy beach situated near the airport.

Perissa and Perivolos beach is a long stretch of black volcanic sand with the 2 beaches merging into one. There are a variety of watersports on perivolas beach.

Armeni beach is located in the north of the island. This beach is reached by a 300 step walk.

Weather and climate information

Max Temp C Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Santorini 17 19 25 27 27 24 21
London 13 16 20 22 21 19 13
Sunshine Hours Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Santorini 8 9 11 12 12 9 7
London 5 6 7 6 6 5 3

Kamari Holidays - 5 Day Forecast

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