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At the northern tip of the island over looking Amoudi Bay rests the ruins of an old castle. Not much remaining of the castle, and when we stopped on December 10, we were the only people at the castle. However, people do not come for the ruins, but to enjoy and photograph the…
There is not much left of the Castle ruins but the views are spectacular. We were here Mid December (and still packed - two cruise ships in port) but were able to get some great pictures and see the entire caldera. Worth the visit for the pictures alone!
Not much of an architectural attraction in itself as the ruins are not maintained particularly well but the views are spectacular. Lovely place to view the sunset and take pictures. Not too crowded in mid-October which was a definite plus.
There isn't much left of the ruins but there are nice views. Good place to see the sunset. Free but can be crowded. It's on the way to Armoudi Bay.
This should be the best site for viewing sunset in Oia. This should be the end of visitors' route if you were traveling from the side of church. From this castle ruin, you could have panoramic views on this beautiful spot including the the windmill-cafe and the small islands…