As you wander through the charming village streets, you’ll be enchanted by the traditional white houses and horizontal lines, which provide a tranquil contrast to the awe-inspiring landscape of the caldera. Here, time seems to stand still, and you can experience Santorini as it was before the tourist rush.
While Finikia may not offer a view of the volcanic caldera, it boasts stunning vistas of the sparkling sea and the neighboring islands of Folegandros, Sikinos, and Ios. You’ll be amazed by the scattered chapels that are dedicated to the protector saints of the villagers and sailors, each offering a unique glimpse into the local culture.
For a truly unforgettable experience, head to the top of the little chapel of Saint Kyriaki, which provides a breathtaking view of the sunset over Santorini and the surrounding Cycladic Islands. And when you’re ready to explore the island further, simply follow the road through the vineyards to the famous beaches with fine sand, just 3 kilometers away.
So if you’re looking for a secluded and romantic getaway, come to Finikia village, and discover the magic of Santorini’s hidden treasures.