What can we find in Oia?
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Oia is Another of the towns located on the edge of the caldera And, seeing it for the first time, it may seem like a Smaller version of Fira. The city is really beautiful and the Mix of buildings is spectacular, though you are not going to find the ugliness and business of the main street of Fira.
The city is surprisingly large and is crossed by a main pedestrian street. There's a Parking on entering the village, which is where you must leave the car and walk into the heart of the city. Inside you can find one many craft shops, cafes, bars and clothing shops.
Oia has a Great History of artists And so there is a wide variety of small galleries to visit. From the central plaza you can enjoy the Platani Church, one of the city's architectural jewels. Very close to here and after a little hike you can find one with the Armeni Beach.
Walking from the main pedestrian street you can enjoy the View of the Thirasia Island. This place is ideal for enjoying the views of the city with its variety of whites, blues, oranges and roses. You're also going to be able to find an old mill. From this area, The view of The sunset is magnificent. In fact, many tourists make the trip here just to enjoy the Sunset. When in the end, the sun is lost from view on the horizon, a round of applause is usually unleashed in gratitude to the spectacle that has just been witnessed.
Location of Oia (Ia)
What to see in Oia
The Maritime Museum Santorini is located in an elegant mansion where you can find a lot of nautical instruments, shipping documents, watercolors, boat parts and a small library.
Thirassia It is a small island right in front of Oia, often connected to Santorini by tourist boats. It is a secluded place with very few inhabitants where still to this day the nature remains virgin.
The sunset of Santorini from Oia
The Sunset Of Santorini is probably the most famous in the world. It is beautiful view from all over the island, but Oia is definitely the best where you can enjoy this view. Thousands of couples of lovers come to Santorini every year to see the sunset or marry this beautiful background.
We recommend you Be in time and choose a good place To wait for that moment, either among the intricate streets of the village or from the Small Fortress Which is at the end.