Esmi Suites Expreriences

Horse Riding


Explore the amazing Caldera side of Mgealochori village

As we leave the stables in Megalochori the ride will take you along the paths of the traditional village  , toward the caldera cliff where will witness the layers of lave of the famous Caldera volcanic crater. Impressive for the amazing views and the steep cliff the ride along the rim of the Caldera you will witness the ravines and gorges created buy the eruption thousand years ago.From the cliff top we stop to

admire the amazing sunset , or the morning sunlight sparkling on the water as this ride celebrates nature in all its glory.A visit to an ancient quarry carved into the cliffside where you will vie the different layers of stone that make the island s geology unique. Your instructor guide will show you remains of the Minoan civilisation dating to 3500+ years ago. During the ride commemorative photos will be taken of you and your horse , capturing your memorable experiences.

Type : group , price : 110€ per person

Type : private , price : 180€ per person



Starting at the stables in Megalochori, ride along the paths of the vineyards and see their traditional layout, and along the south trails that lead to the secluded Eros Beach. These paths were created by the great eruption, which formed the island.  As you ride you will see small gorges and ravines carved into the volcanic rock and can marvel at the unique Santorini landscape.At the end of the route you reach Eros beach, a long black beach with impressive rock formation cliffs as a backdrop.  Ride along the beach and then head to the top of the hill to enjoy the panoramic view of the beach and the trails. During the ride commemorative photos will be taken of you and your horse, capturing your memorable experiences at all the best places.

Type : group , price : 110€ per person

Type : private, price : 180€ per person


TRADITIONAL WINE VILLAGE (Megalochori) Tour 1 hour

This village is a historic wine-producing village, famous on the island for its sweeping vineyards down to the sea. For centuries the ancients grew their grapes and harvested them in this authentic Santorini village. Leaving the stables,  we ride through the cobble streets of the picturesque village, with the stone dwellings and white-washed walls. We ride to the heart of Megalochori, allowing you to experience the everyday life of the traditional village our stables is set in.

The ride continues through the village into the surrounding vineyards where you will experience the beauty of the pristine countryside and the precious vines, and your instructor-guide will tell you about the history. During the ride commemorative photos will be taken of you and your horse, capturing your memorable experiences at all the best places.

Type : group , price : 60€ per person

Type : private , price : 130€ per person


SAFARI FOR EXPERIENCED RIDERS ( includes Beach + Caldera + village routes ) 2,5 hours

This tour is for riders who have ridden frequently before and are confident horse riders, with a suitable physical level for this kind of energetic ride.

Starting at the stables in Megalochori, ride along the paths of the vineyards and continue down to Eros beach. Ride along the beach and then up into the canyons and ravines behind the coastline.

Following the ancient trails to the cliffside top, with panoramic views of the whole caldera basin and the volcano.   Marvel at the best views on the island from the exclusive comfort of your horse.

Type : small group , price : 150€ per person

Type : private , price : 220€ per person



Unique private experience.

Throughout the ride, many stops will be made to take commemorative photos of you and your horse, capturing your memorable experiences in all the best places.

This amazing Private Tailored Horse Riding tour is created for 2 or more people. The unforgettable riding experience will be in complete privacy with your guide/instructor who will take extra special care of you.

Your guide/instructor will ensure the ride is relaxing as you and the exquisite horse together experience the island’s south historical volcanic paths. There will be many opportunities to capture amazing photos of the breathtaking scenery in this tranquil and isolated part of Santorini.

After the introductory lesson, you may choose the route and duration of your horse riding experience such as Traditional Wine Village TourBlack Sandy Beach TourCaldera Cliff Tour or the Safari Tour for experienced riders.  All tours are tailored for 2 or more people. Full descriptions of the tours and videos are available on the website to have a better point of view of your choses.

Type : private , price : 210€ per person


EXCLUSIVE ROMANTIC TOUR FOR COUPLES ( private ride + finger food + fruits and wine ) app. 2,5 h

 Feel free and make the big step

Are you celebrating an anniversary or birthday, or maybe you want to propose to your loved one?

We have a specially designed romantic tour for just the 2 of you. Just choose from 3 different locations such as the Calera cliffside, Eros Beachside or Marmari hilltop (sea view).

With the horses and the guide, the 2 of you will ride on your chosen route, with the stunning views and unique landscape features.

At the end of the ride the staff will set up an elegant table for 2 or a romantic picnic. You are served local finger food and the famous local Santorini wine of your choice.  For any dietary requirements or any additional food or beverages, you may email us your request.

The staff will discreetly leave you to eat in romantic intimacy just the 2 of you and after your meal will be driven back to your hotel or villa.

Photos are taken using your camera/phone and a professional photographer can be arranged at an extra charge.

Type : private , price : 720€ 2 people



 Extra 90€ per person ( additional cost for any horse riding experience )

Our next stop is the idyllic Imerovigli (approx 20 minutes), the place where we will enjoy a peaceful walk through its narrow streets, admiring the dazzling view of the Caldera. At Imerovigli is where we will also find the Unesco protected Mount ”Skaros” which is the most important corner of the island due to its construction, as it is completely formed by lava. In the past Mt Skaros used to be a lookout point for protection against pirates but nowadays it is the perfect spot to enjoy the breathtaking view of the Volcano, Thirasia island and the endless blue of the Aegean sea.

We continue our day to the neighbouring Firostefani (approx 10 minutes), a small traditional village that hosts the most popular blue domed church known as ’’The Three Bells”, where we can have a direct view of the Volcano and Thirasia island. Firostefani is one of the most suitable spots to take unique postcard quality photos for unforgettable memories.

Our last stop that could not be missing from our itinerary is the famous Santo-Wines Winery (approx 1 hour). Santo Wines is one of the most popular wineries of Santorini. The Santorinian wine history is well known all over the world so wine tasting is a must. The upside here is that Santo Wines offers a large variety of local wines to taste whilst enjoying a 360° view of the Caldera.


Duration: 4 hours (approx)


We begin our day visiting a countryside vineyard, admiring the breathtaking landscapes and learning about wine making and the famous Santorinian volcanic wines. We will be visiting 3 different wineries in total. At each vineyard we will be taking a closer look at the cellars, tasting 12 different wine varieties, such as the crisp Assyrtiko and the sweet Vinsanto accompanied by local snacks.Your sommelier will be at your disposal to guide you; informing you about the wine history of Santorini and answering any questions you may have.


  • Hotel  pickup/drop-off
  • Transportation in deluxe air-conditioned mini vans.
  •  Wine expert guide.
  • Wine tasting of 12 different wine varieties from Santorini and Greece.
  • Private cellar tours at each of the wineries.
  • Mini private wine-tasting tutorial of traditional Greek wines.
  • Cheese plater to accompany wine tastings.
  • All taxes included.
  • Admissions and tasting fees at the wineries.

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