Do you want to discover Fira, the capital of the island of Santorini?
Take the time for a city outing, a break in a bar overlooking the volcano and finish with a walk to Firostefani and Imerovigli and enjoy …

The capital of Santorini

Fira is the capital of the island of Santorini in the Cyclades in Greece.
In practice, it is also called Thira or Hora.
The city is located 275 meters above the sea where the port of Skala is located.
Here you will find everything you need: restaurants, hotels, bars, small and large supermarkets, different banks … Do not hesitate to walk along the caldera for a walk: the landscape is fantastic!

And here are some pictures of the capital of Santorini.

Sunsets in Fira

Fira is also a good place to watch the sunset!
Indeed, the view of Imerovigli, Firostefani, the volcano is truly magnificent …

The port of Skala

To go from the port of Skala to Fira, 3 possibilities are offered to you!

  • On the one hand, you can walk and climb the steps: there are 566 by the way …
  • On the other hand, you can rent mules or donkeys,
  • Finally, you can choose the funicular.

The funicular
The funicular takes around 2 minutes (not counting the potential wait) during which you can enjoy the view …
Find all the information on the official website: