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This is the most obvious hike you can make on the island of Santorini and it will lead you - if you have not discovered them by now - through the sister villages of Fira, Firostefani and Imerovigli, going higher up all the time above the caldera. It...more
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All reviews bring water loose gravel beautiful hike walking shoes start early flip flops hour hike leisurely pace photo stops great walk lots of water wear good shoes caught the bus views are amazing well worth the effort take your time both sides
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We set out to walk the almost 7 miles from Oia to Fira. The trail is uphill and the views were really amazing. We are not "real" hikers and don't do this accept when we travel so we learn as we go. Be sure to...More

Thank SeattleEastside
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was one of the most beautiful days ever! My daughter and I started early in the morning from Fira and, as most other people say, we had lots of water, sun screen, and hats. We used Santorini Dave's photos as a scavenger hunt! His...More

Thank suea1
Reviewed 6 days ago

I could say exactly what has already been described as an incredible walk with amazing views. And this walk from Fira to Oia is so much more...it's a walking trail on the inside of the caldera and offers a unique perspective of the geology of...More

Thank kvankuren
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an incredible hike! It was much longer than expected, but worth every second. Do wear tennis/hiking shoes because some areas are rocky and unstable. Also bring water because after certain point on the trail there are no cafes. Overall, this is a must!...More

Thank m0rganaj0nes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You don’t need a guide to do this but you will enjoy having sturdy shoes (I wore hiking boots), sunscreen and bring water. It takes about 2 hours to complete and has drop dead breathtakingly beautiful views. I dare say Santorini is heaven on earth!

Thank julie f
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an enjoyable hike from Fira to Oia. Be sure to wear sneakers or something similar because parts of the trail aren't paved. The views were very pretty. I would recommend leaving early because it can get very hot. A good way to get...More

Thank NYLizzyTish
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We began the walk mid-morning on the caldera path just behind our hotel in Firostefani. Climbing up through the village of Imerovigli on a cobbled path and then continuing on rougher tracks, the destination of Oia was tantalisingly in sight throughout - although further away...More

Thank daveanddee H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hiked from Imerovigli not fira. Make sure you bring plenty of water and sturdy shoes. We use hiking sticks which was a plus. You can buy water on the way so if you did not bring enough you can supplement it.you know by the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hike/walk was our favorite thing we did in Santorini! We went from Fira to Oia, and stopped at Skaros Rock. It took us a total of 3 hours. We suggest bringing water and snacks. The trail is mostly paved, but sturdy sneakers are helpful...More

Thank Kathy A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a pretty straightforward hike ... although you'd not think so by some of the reactions of the hotel staff and taxi drivers that we met - "You Walked! to Oia!?" :) The path varies between pavement, steps, road, gravel, rocks and is steep...More

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Rahul C
18 August 2018|
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Response from Lvutotravel | Reviewed this property |
If you are a person that likes to hike and get a unique experience I would highly recommend you take the stairs one way atleast to get to Fira . Option is Cable car if not interested in walking . Walk from Fira to... More
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Response from Azi Y | Reviewed this property |
From the middle of Oia, it will be hard to find the trail (atleast it was for us) because it does not start from the paved walkway. Your best bet is to walk along whatever path [some on the street, not on the sidewalk] to... More
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