Oia: Itineraries & tips



"Oia is the most famous of all the villages of Santorini."globalgrasshopper.com
"Oia is said to have the best sunsets in the world and I would have to agree."mommytravels.net
"Oia is on the northernmost tip and is the most famous village with the sunset views you've probably seen a zillion pics of."wanderingredhead.com
"Oia is known for having some of the most incredible and picturesque sunsets in the world."fillmypassport.com
"Oia is on the north part of the island and is more or less one way in, one way out, so allow plenty of time for driving up there."mommytravels.net
"Oia is the most scenic, beautiful, touristy, expensive and famous Santorini points of interest."7continents1passport.com

South Greece

Oias location

Oia at a glance




2-3 nights


Average (3 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Oia


Santorini Airport (JTR)

Naxos Island National Airport (JNX)

New Paros Airport (PAS)

About Oia

At Oia live 1,545 people. Furthermore, Athens is the nearest big city. Oia is located in center Greece (more about Greece itineraries). Furthermore, Oia is located by the sea and so you can enjoy the beautiful views over the sea at Oia. It offers a lot of culture.

Things to do

With only 2 days, you really have to narrow down to what you are really interested in. - one day on land, doing a introduction bus


If you want to see a little bit of everything over 2 days

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Are you heading to the Cycladic Islands? The island is more than just white villages on top of a cliff. Below are my favorite spot


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Eat & drink

No Instagram post is complete without a foodstagram, so here are some of our favorite spots to eat on the island: Lolitas for the


Our Favorite Sunset Spot:

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Disclaimer: I am NOT promoting this restaurant. I had an amazing vegetarian spaghetti. A little expensive but the specially made v

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Grilled fish is clearly the star at Ammoudi Fish Tavern. They offer many different kinds like cod, sea bass, sea bream, sole, and

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Worth to visit

Santorini was the very reason that Greece was on my bucket list from forever ago! Infact I was telling Anush that probably the ver

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If you ever have the occasion to go to Santorini, don’t miss the opportunity. To me, it is one of those places that you have to se

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Santorini is where the alluring beauty of mother nature invites you to the realm of an iconic paradise. This Cycladic island is fa

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Let's start by talking distances and how easy it is to explore the island from both of them. ...

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or, if you want to just seat back and relax, you can join an organized tour that include Oia - check out options ...

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We took a local taxi from Fira to Oia on day 6, after our wine tasting at Venetsanos Winery Taxi isn’t cheap in Santorini, we paid

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Planning your boat trip on the first day - this way if the sea conditions are not good, you may have a chance to do it again ...

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A perfect Santorini 2 day itinerary for first time visitors! Things to do in 2 days in Santorini include sunset views in Oia, volc


Santorini 2 day itinerary

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Canaves Oia Epitome is located off the charts in aquiet area on the outskirts of always-bustling Oia, right above the picturesque

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If you're one of the lucky ones that can pick and choose what month to take a vacation, I've got great news. Santorini is a lovely

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You’re going to want some lightweight, flowy dresses to take you from exploring the charming towns to sunset cocktails and into di

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The best places on Santorini for families: Fira, Oia, Firostefani, Imerovigli, Kamari, and Perissa. Firostefani and Imerovigli a


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Best Santorini Towns: Fira, Oia, Imerovigli, and Firostefani. These are the towns that make Santorini so special. Grace is the b


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Choosing the best area to stay in Santorini usually comes down to choosing between the main villages of Oia, Fira, Firostefani, Im


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