Important phone numbers

Athens Code Number 210
Santorini Code Number +30 22860
Police +30 22860 22649
Port Authority +30 22860 22239
Customs +30 22860 22230
Post Office +30 22860 22238,+30 22860 22698
Telecommunications (OTE) +30 22860 22399
Airport +30 22860 31525
Archeological Museum +30 22860 22217
Prehistoric Museum +30 22860 23217
Akrotiri Archaeological Site +30 22860 81366
International telephone recorded
information in English, French, German 169
Tourist Police 171

FIRST AID STATIONS
Fira First Aid +30 22860 22237
Emporio First Aid +30 22860 81222
Kamari First Aid +30 22860 31175
Oia First Aid +30 22860 71227
Pyrgos First Aid +30 22860 31207
Thirasia First Aid +30 22860 23191
Pharmacies Rural Areas 102
Fira Dentist +30 22860 23333

PHARMACIES
Dimitris Zacharopoulos, Fira +30 22860 22700, 23444
Kamari +30 22860 32440
Gazi Vera, Fira +30 22860 22700
Mentas Athanasios, Messaria +30 22860 32566
Lignos Ioakim, Fira +30 22860 25310

LOCAL COUNCILS
Fira Town Hall +30 22860 22231, +30 22860 23175
Oia Council +30 22860 71228

BANKS - EXCHANGE
Agricultural Bank Fira, +30 22860 22103
Credit Bank Fira, +30 22860 23801
Commercial Bank Fira, +30 22860 22531
Ionian Bank Fira, +30 22860 24400 to 2
National Bank Fira, +30 22860 22662, 22370
Pireos Bank, Fira, +30 22860 25415, 25441

CONSULATE ITALY
Franco Stefano Colombo,
Agente Consolare d' Italia, Fira, Tel.:+30 22860 23632  fax:+30 22860 23911


POST OFFICE
The main post office is in Fira and it operates from 08.00 to 14.00. During the summertime you can also find stamps in most shops selling post-cards.
Letter-boxes (in yellow colour) are located all over the island.
For further information call Tel. +30 22860 22238.

Summer events in Santorini
Various events take place in Santorini during the summer season. To make most of your visit to the island, we recommend the following:
Kamari Sea Feast
On August 15 four-days festivities take place and they include concerts with music groups in Kamari beach and a traditional bazaar at Panaghia Episkopi where you may also enjoy culinary specialties and plenty of wine.
Ifesteia festivities
The Ifesteia festivities take place in Fira in mid-August and they last 2-3 days. They include local customs reproductions such as a Santorinian wedding ceremony, music concerts, local traditional dances and a figurative volcano explosion with fireworks.
International Music Festival
World-renowned artists from all over the globe perform at the Nomikos Conferencial Center at Fira in early September.
Name celebration feasts
Each church of the island, on the day of the name celebration of its patron saint, throws a bazaar and according to custom the guests are treated with food and wine.

Cinema
Greece is probably Europe's only country where one can find open-air cinemas in. In Santorini, there is one at Kamari, at the entrance of the village. Not a miss!

RADIO
The following local radio stations transmit in Santorini:
Radio Santorini 106,4...Tel.+30 22860 24500
Top Melody 104,9...Tel.+30 22860 24881

Flowers
For all romantics who wish to offer fresh-cut flowers to the ones they love, there is a flowers' shop between Kamari and Messaria, which offers a wide variety of flowers and plants.

TAXIS
The taxi station is located near the Central Square of Fira. For reservations call Tel.+30 22860 22555. Taxi rates in Greece are among the cheapest in Europe.

SHIPS
There is a frequent daily scheduled ship from Santorini to Piraeus (9h. approx) as well as other islands in the Aegean including Crete (4h. approx) and Rhodes (14h. approx).
For further information contact your local travel agents.

GAS STATIONS
Stelios Fousteris, Karterados, Tel.+30 22860 24559, 6944-356907.

ROAD ASSISTANCE
Elpa Santorini Road Assistance, Karterados, Tel.+30 22860 24559.