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Byzantine Castle Ruins

Oia, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Castle ruins is just a pile of rocks, there must be some history behind it but for me all stars goes for the amazing views of Oia and sunset.

Thank Naz T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breathtaking view over the town and the sea and islands. Must see piece of history and such a great photo spot!

Thank Michal W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must go, see, and touch. Enjoy the amazing views. Stay a while and relax. Probably a great place for a sunset - that we didn't stay for : (

Thank daqattaq
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing historical site open to the public with mesmerizing views of the sunrise and sunset. A must see in Santorini!

Thank bs86986
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The sea, the cliffs, the sunset colours are very much breath taking. But the amount of tourists gathering there from all over the island is overwhelming. Indeed it is exceptional, but it wasn't worth all the hustle and the noise for me

Thank ameersaad
Reviewed April 20, 2017

I was here for 3 weeks with my friends and absolutely loved my stay. This places is one in a million and has amazing views, food, wine, and people. The beaches are amazing. The only thing is that you have to prepare yourself to walk...More

1  Thank Awilda H
Reviewed April 11, 2017

I was really excited to visit these castle ruins, and from a distance they really are incredible. However, there is only a small section actually accessible to the public, with a good majority blocked off with no apparent future plans. With that being said, it...More

Thank Connor H
Reviewed April 10, 2017

This is a good choice to watch the sunset for free, it has an amazing view. Just be sure to get there like 2 hours before to get a good spot.

Thank ana s
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Steep walk but worth getting to the spot. Awesome views of the islands next to the main island. Awesome sunset views

Thank Carmen L
Reviewed January 26, 2017

Beautiful city view accompanied by breath-taking contrasts of architecture, this place is lovely in the daytime as it is in the evening.

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how far from perissa is it? are there toilets anywhere like public toilets?
May 15, 2016|
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Response from nithi25 | Reviewed this property |
From Oia(where rthe castle ruins) are , we can reach Perissa though bus and it is very easy. Just get to the know timings of the bus and they plan. There are toilets only in the shops or restaurants around. Hence you can... More
Can you drive to the Byzantine ruins? If there is a hike, how long and what is it like?
April 24, 2015|
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Response from AnaH32 | Reviewed this property |
Oia is northwest of the Island where the Byzantine Castle Ruins are, and Akrotiri is in the southeast and you need to drive to get there. Enjoy your trip!