Thera travel guide

Thera Tourism | Thera Guide

You're Going to Love Thera

With a population of 2,376, Thera is a must-see destination in South Aegean, Greece. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Thera deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

Where to Eat in Thera

If you’re looking for affordable options, Lauda Restaurant Oia (Nikolaou Nomikou Oia) and Ombra at Esperas Santorini Hotel (Oia) are great picks.

When to visit Thera

Thera in December
Estimated hotel price
S$ 187
1 night at 3-star hotel
Thera in December
Estimated hotel price
S$ 187
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Thera

Plane

When flying to Thera, you’ll arrive at Santorini/Thira Airport (JTR), which is located 5 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Thera from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 23h 40m.

Plane

When flying to Thera, you’ll arrive at Santorini/Thira Airport (JTR), which is located 5 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Thera from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 23h 40m.

Airports near Thera

Airlines serving Thera

Lufthansa
Good (4,683 reviews)
SWISS
Good (945 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,745 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,445 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Air France
Good (979 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,599 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,214 reviews)
Finnair
Good (770 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,179 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (846 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (681 reviews)
Eurowings
Good (182 reviews)
Norwegian
Good (146 reviews)
easyJet
Good (1,398 reviews)
Ryanair
Good (3,331 reviews)
Transavia France
Good (242 reviews)
Vueling
Good (768 reviews)
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Where to stay in Thera

From 5-star hotels such as the La Maltese Caldera Concept to great affordable options like the Loizos Stylish Residences, Thera offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around S$ 231 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to S$ 645 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Nemesis and Bedspot Hostel.

Where to stay in popular areas of Thera

Most booked hotels in Thera

Santorini Kastelli Resort
5 stars
Excellent (9.5, Excellent reviews)
S$ 290+
La Perla Villas and Suites - Adults Only
5 stars
Excellent (9.5, Excellent reviews)
S$ 703+
Astro Palace Hotel & Suites
5 stars
Excellent (9.3, Excellent reviews)
S$ 315+
Volcano View Hotel Santorini
5 stars
Excellent (9.2, Excellent reviews)
S$ 337+
Pegasus Suites & Spa
5 stars
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
S$ 437+
Hotel Porto Perissa
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
S$ 70+

Hiring a car in Thera

Expect to pay S$ 2.77 per litre in Thera (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 33.17 and S$ 44.22. Compact (Nissan Pulsar or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Thera, while also 53% cheaper than other types, on average.

Expect to pay S$ 2.77 per litre in Thera (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 33.17 and S$ 44.22. Compact (Nissan Pulsar or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Thera, while also 53% cheaper than other types, on average.