Kamari at a Glance
A charming seaside village found nestled along the southeast coast of Santorini, Kamari is blessed with black sandy beaches and a relaxing, peaceful atmosphere. Met by the famed Mesa Vouno rock, the area is truly unique and offers some stunning sights.
Perfect Family Holidays in Kamari
Families will find plenty to keep them entertained during a holiday to Kamari in Santorini. With some stunning coastline, outdoor sports and a beautiful landscape to discover, you won’t be short of things to do.
- A holiday to Kamari is ideal for a family beach break, as it will introduce you to a beautiful stretch of Santorini coastline. The famous, two kilometer long stretch of sand gives you plenty of space to find the perfect spot.
- If you wish to venture into the water, the crystal clear depths are ideal for snorkeling and scuba diving, and offer a rich and intriguing volcanic underwater landscape to explore.
- The outdoor cinema is the ideal place to spend a couple of hours with children, and shows a range of films, including American and English blockbusters.
- Festivals are aplenty in Kamari, so time your travel to experience one of these lively events with the whole family. Visit during August for the Feast of the Virgin Mary festival, a colourful array of dancing, food and music. The Jazz Festival is also held every year, and takes place in the outdoor cinema.
Top 3 Must-see Attractions in Kamari
Located at the foot of Mount Elijah, a holiday in Kamari offers breath-taking views and plenty of non-beach activities including tennis and horse riding. Why not take a walk around the shops to pick up that perfect souvenir or watch a movie at the open-air cinema on your Kamari holiday. If you’re after a bit of retail therapy on your holiday to Kamari, head to the island’s capital of Fira and amble around the maze of cobbled streets where there are plenty of shops and blue domed churches to admire. Why not hop on the cable car or take a donkey taxi down the steep cliff descent to the port or you could take the kids around the museums on your family holiday in Kamari.
For a great day out with the children on your holiday, Kamari is within easy reach of Perissa where there’s an excellent water park, a mini golf course and go-karting. If you’re in to sightseeing, then a holiday to Kamari is an ideal choice with the Minoan village of Akrotiri, one of the most important archaeological sites in Greece close by. Or why not visit the ancient town of Thera on your Kamari holiday, a town dating back between the Archaic to the Roman era and at the end of a long day, head to a local taverna for a romantic meal under the stars.