Destination guide

The cosy city of Emporio awaits you

The area's culture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Emporio. This romantic and welcoming city entices travellers with its island views and beaches. Red Beach and Museum of Prehistoric Thira are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Emporio

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Emporio a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waterpark Santorini (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Boutari Winery (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Gavalas Vineyard (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Antoniou Winery (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Venetsanos Winery (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Estate Argyros Santorini (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Emporio

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Emporio is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Red Beach (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Nea Kameni Volcano (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Perivolos Beach (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Perissa Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Vlychada Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Eros Beach (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Emporio

Fly into Thira (JTR-Santorini National), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Emporio?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 967 holiday lettings near Emporio. From 207 Houses to 554 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Emporio for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Emporio?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Emporio. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Perissa Beach: 968 holiday lettings
  • Oia Castle: 1,016 holiday lettings
  • Wine Museum Santorini Island: 977 holiday lettings
  • Ancient Akrotiri: 969 holiday lettings
  • Wine Museum: 968 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Emporio listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Emporio?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 207 Houses in Emporio. Our other popular types of Emporio holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 554 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Estates: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Emporio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 443 holiday homes with pool available in Emporio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.