Finding the most beautiful quotes about Santorini can help you make the most out of your Instagram photos and reels.

Are you in need for inspiration to come up with the best Santorini quotes or Instagram captions? You’ve come to the right place! Here’s a collection of my favorite Santorini quotes. I found some of them in books about Greece or on travel websites and blogs. Wherever possible, I’ll include a link to the source of my quotes about Santorini, so that you can check them out for even more inspiration.

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Quotes about Santorini

“She saw the deep blue Aegean Sea and black stone of the caldera. She saw the pale blue sky and high white clouds and silver cruise ships”.

Santorini Sunsets: A Novel, by Anita Hughes.

The tiny island of Thera was destroyed… but Thera did not die. It became Santorini, or Thira, a small archipelago of islands – one large, reverse-C-shaped one and a few smaller ones – with an ecosystem defined by its volcanic history.

… tourists eventually found their way to the hidden treasure of Santorini.

The Summer House in Santorini, by Samantha Parks

“Happy is the man, I thought, who, before dying, has the good fortune to sail the Aegean sea.”

Zorba the Greek, by Nikos Kazantzakis

… waters so perfectly blue they were almost painful to behold.

The Dream-Hunter, by Sherrilyn Kenyon

“The little Greek town her aunt’s cottage was based in was lit up by lights from cafes and tavernas along the coastline in a dusky sunset shot, and whitewashed buildings with cerulean blue rooftops were bathed in golden light.”

Santorini Summer: An Escapist Greek Island Sunshine Read by Holly Greene

“Santorini is actually one of the main theories of Atlantis because the island has a lot of similarities that match up the legend”.

Love & Olives, by Jenna Evans Welch

The white-washed buildings of Thira town stretch across the center of Santorini’s two-mile cliff, softly drooling over its precipitous edge.

Santorini: A Novel, by Peter W. Katsirubas

Most of the books above belong to the holiday romance genre. This is not surprising, taking into account the Santorini has such a tremendous romance potential.

What if you were to travel to Santorini by yourself? Take some breathtaking shots and pair them with one of the following Santorini quotes and captions. You can rest assured your followers will stop scrolling right away!

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Santorini Quotes for Solo Travelers

Santorini – Checked!

This reverse C-shaped paradise is all mine!

All to myself, Paradise on Earth, Santorini

brb… or maybe NOT; Santorini is so hot!

Santorini stole my heart

Ferry-ing the blues in Santorini

I followed my heart and it led me to Santorini

Heaven can wait

Pure bliss

Taking photos of you is one of the biggest challenges of traveling solo. You can always ask someone to help or you can use a selfie stick.

Perhaps the best way to get some stunning photos is to hire a flying dress photosession with a professional photographer.

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Santorini Quotes for Couples

Love wears white and blue, telltale sign that I love you!

Blue, blue, blue, how I love you!

Our life path starts with a step. The first step on the Fira-Oia path.

Walk me to the end of land. Walk me to Oia by sunset.

50 shades of blue to share my love for you

Beautiful views are better when shared

Let’s share a slice of heaven

Walking together the Fira-Oia path, one step at a time

This is the beginning of a volcanic passion

Perfecting our love

Love is a caldera view

These Santorini quotes can be even more powerful if you use them with photos of you as a couple. Ask someone to take a picture of you walking hand in hand on the caldera cliff path.

Hire a professional photographer to capture these perfect moments of pure love and bliss.

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Santorini Captions for Instagram

Life in blue & white

Sunsets to live for

Eye candy

Greater than amazing




Something white, something blue, something old but always new

Happiness is a blue dome

Santorini, I’ve got you under my skin

The best sunset ever!

Why Use Santorini Quotes & Captions?

If an image is worth 1000 words, an image with the right caption is priceless.

When you’re in a hurry to post your best photos, the last thing you want is to spend hours thinking of the right caption or quote to pair your images with.

I’ve done this for you, so that you don’t have to waste your precious time searching for quotes about Santorini or for instagram captions.