Visit Fira Santorini one of the Most Popular Attractions!
Fira, Santorini’s capital, is among the most popular locations to see on the island. During your journey to Santorini, you certainly want to visit most of the sightseeings. If you do not know where to start from, just take a look at Santorini Tours and choose the one that suits you best.
You certainly want to do the following in Santorini:
- Discover the famous white as well as blue residences
- Wander in stunning slim alleys
- Enjoy trendy boutiques as well as high-end resorts with infinity pools
- Admire wonderful views of the caldera.
Well, you’re fortunate: Fira has all of this! It’s the perfect Cycladic community, a real postcard scenery. Wander in the city’s alleys and uncover the breathtaking point of views of the sea and the caldera. You will certainly without a doubt fall in love with the island (even if it’s usually crowded!).
From Fira, comply with the gorgeous walking route to get to the towns of Firostefani (just a 10-minute stroll) and also Imerovigli (the highest point of the caldera, half an hour away from Fira). Plan at the very least between 1 and 2 hrs, as you will certainly quit every 2 meters to enjoy the view and also take pictures!
You can additionally walk to the small port of Fira Skala. It’s fairly easy to come down the 587 steps, but returning up can be more difficult, especially under the sun! If you’re too worn out to walk, take Santorini’s cable car. During this great ride, you will certainly appreciate the island from a different angle. You can likewise obtain a trip on a donkey, but I would not suggest it, as the animals are often mistreated.
If you’re a History lover, or if you wish to know more about Santorini, you can check out 2 museums in Fira:
The Gallery of Prehistoric Thera, subjecting remnants discovered in Akrotiri as well as other historical excavations on Santorini. The archaeological gallery and its collection of remains from all Santorini, consisting of vases from Akrotiri. Take a Santorini Historical Private Tour and visit all museums and galleries of the island.
Fira is also an excellent area to enjoy the night life in Santorini: you will discover the island’s ideal bars, dining restaurants as well as cocktail lounge!