Akrotiri Light House

Akrotiri lighthouse is considered one of the oldest lighthouses in Greece and one of the most beautiful lighthouses in Cyclades.

The lighthouse is situated in a peaceful place, surrounded by sea, ideal for blissful, romantic moments. It offers stunning views of the island, the ancient ruins of Akrotiri and of course, the nearby villages.

Was constructed by a French company in 1892, and is among the first lighthouses in Greece. It was powered by petrol fuel and in 1988 became automatic. The lighthouse is 10 meters high and at night every 30 seconds flashes a white light.

The Akrotiri Lilghthouse is located on the most southwestern part of the island approximately 8 km from Fira Town.