Oia is maybe one of the most beautiful places to visit in Santorini. The impressive cliffs of Caldera, the traditional houses carved in the rock, the bold pink blossoms of bougainvillea flower in combination with the deep blue color of the Aegean sea, compose an amazingly beautiful canvas that leaves anyone who looks at it in awe! So, it is only natural that every tourist who visits Santori should definitely also visit Oia. What most tourists don’t know is what are the best things to do in Oia in order to make the most of their excursion. In this article you will find a revised guide about the best things to do in Oia in 2022.
Enjoy a boat tour
An one of a kind experience that you should definitely combine with your excursion to Oia, is a boat tour. Taking part on a boat tour you can visit the small volcanic islands facing Oia, located on the caldera sea and enjoy your bath in the hot springs of Nea Kameni. After that, the boat will sail to Oia in order to give you the opportunity to admire its amazing sunset!
Watch the famous sunset in Oia
Watching the sunset in Oia is one of the most thrilling experiences, that you could ever have in your life. What makes Oia sunset so special is the unique geographical location of the settlement. Oia is built on top of the impressive caldera cliffs, offering the most majestic views, as the sun sets in the turquoise waters of the sea, creating an amazing palette of colors in the sky. This postcard scene is completed with the blue domed churches of Oia which add some spiritual vibes to this fairytale landscape.