In a quiet district of Fira
Harmony Suites is conveniently located just a few steps away from Fira’s center, in a quiet district of the town close to all the action of the bustling capital, yet tranquil enough to ensure a peaceful and relaxing stay. Harmony Suites is an ideal accommodation proposal for those looking to be close to the cosmopolitan heart of Santorini and enjoy all that Fira has to offer. Within short walking distance from Harmony Suites you will find convenience stores, cafés, restaurants and bars as well as intriguing points of interest, whereas the exquisite caldera is just minutes away. The amazing holiday experience of Santorini is at the tip of your toes, enjoy!
Distances from Harmony Suites:
Fira centre: 0,2 km , Oia: 11 km , Santorini Port: 8 km , Santorini Airport: 6 km , Perissa Beach: 12 km , Kamari Beach: 8 km
The island of Santorini
Welcome to the world-renowned Santorini, a beautiful island in the centre of the Aegean Sea. The imposing cliffs of the caldera, the volcanic beaches, the unique products and the rich cultural heritage comprise Santorini’s distinct character, a character that instantly impresses and stays in your fondest memories forever. Santorini owes its present landscape to a devastating volcanic eruption in 1600 B.C., one that destroyed the advanced civilization residing in today’s Akrotiri and probably originated the myth of the Lost Atlantis. The island’s volcanic beaches boast sands and rocks of almost every colour there is, whereas the unusual, delicious taste of local products such as fava and cherry tomatoes also add to Santorini’s amazing appeal.
Explore every aspect of Santorini; look for ancient treasures, like the archaeological excavations of Akrotiri and the ruins of Ancient Thera, the Spartan capital of antiquity. Its medieval past brings forth a nostalgic allure in the imposing Kastelis, the castle-like cities of Pyrgos, Emporio, Akrotiri, Oia and Skaros Rock at Imerovigli. Savour delicious food and wine in the islands outstanding gastronomic destinations, and reach pure summer bliss in volcanic beaches or breezy terraces while watching the sunset. Discover, feel, enjoy; Santorini is beautiful, and it’s for you to fall in love with!
Things to do
Santorini offers an abundance of choice when it comes to summery activities. Whether for sea-side fun or inland sensations, summer living in Santorini can lead you to a world of fun in the sun! Here are some of the activities that you have to try when in Santorini.
We at Harmony Suites can suggest available options for intriguing sailing trips to the coastal beauties of Santorini, the caldera and the volcanoes. Sailing cruises are available on traditional boats, modern catamarans or luxurious yachts, with a wide selection of daytime or sunset time, private or semi-private cruises.
We can help you arrange a guided tour or a visit to Santorini’s wineries to sample the delicious taste of the volcanic Santorinian wines. Local wineries offer guided tours to their vineyards and cellars, combined with wine tastings, food pairing experiences, cooking classes and more.
Explore the rich cultural heritage of Santorini, as it is showcased in its museums and historical monuments. The Archaeological Museum and the Museum of Prehistoric Thera are both located in Fira, and showcase findings from Akrotiri, Ancient Thera and other archaeological findings from around the island. The excavation of Akrotiri, Ancient Thera, the Monastery of Prophitis Ilias, the Lighthouse of Akrotiri and the medieval Kastelia are among the most popular sightseeing locations of the island, whereas the iconic blue domed churches and the port of Ammoudi are also intriguing stops you should add on your sightseeing itinerary.
Exhilarating watersports are readily available to get your summer thrills going, especially at the beaches of Perissa, Perivolos and Kamari, the most ideal locations for summertime seaside fun.
Santorini has some amazing hiking routes with breath-taking views for those who love this activity. The path that leads from Fira to Oia is the most popular hiking path leading to the fascinating village of Oia after an amazing two and a half hours’ hike, whereas you should also seek the path from the village of Pyrgos to the Monastery of Profitis Ilias and Emporio.
There is so much to do when on holidays in Santorini! All you have to do is address the people of Harmony Suites for suggestions, directions and arrangements for every available activity on the island and get ready to discover all the beauty the amazing Santorini has to offer!