Wine tasting with magnificent views of Santorini’s volcano and the Aegean sea couldn’t come better than this at Santo Wines.
Located in the village of Pyrgos on the top of the Caldera, Santo Winery is a cooperative of local producers with an emphasis on other local produce such tomatoes, capers and fava beans.
You can take a tour of the facilities, learn about the process of vinification or just opt for the wine tasting over spectacular views.
The tasting room offers various choices starting at 1 euro per tasting to the complete option which includes 12 tastings of white, red, rose and dessert wines served with a platter of cheese, tomato, tapenade and bread. Wines include Santorini Assyrtiko, Santorini Nykteri and Santorini Vinsanto.
Santo Wines is also a venue for weddings and a coveted spot to watch the sunset if you choose to visit later in the day.
Santo Wines can be easily reached by bus from Fira (the main town) to Perissa or by car. The winery is open from April to the end of November from 10.00am until sunset.