The village of Oia is located 10 kilometers far from Fira. This village is popular for it’s calm life and amazing sunsets with a fame of most picturesque village of Santorini with 500 residents. Maritime museum in Oia gives a clear indication of Oia’s rich culture.
Every year thousands of artists come to this village and stay here forever due to it’s quite life and romantic sunsets. This is the reason why Oia consist a large number of art galleries. It has a small port named Ammoudi. Tourists from all end of the world visit this cultural village to take the charm of breathtaking views of Santorini.
The village of Oia was very prosperous during 19th century with 9000 residents, but it was destroyed completely in 1956 due to a severe earthquake. Tourists can find tasty meals of delicious fish in Taverns of Oia.