Fira (The Capital)

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The amazing capital of Santorini

The capital of Santorini, the beautiful Fira is where the Altemar Suites are located. After a few steps you will be in the center of the town where you will find just everything you are looking for. From fashionable boutiques and shops to modern and traditional restaurants and tavernas; in Fira you will get the chance to enjoy a coffee or a cocktail with caldera view and explore some great sites.

Start from the Metropolitan church with the amazing view to the caldera, visit the Museum of Prehistoric Thera and the Archaeological Museum. Then find the Megaro Gyzi and the Catholic Quarter and then you can take the cable car to take you down to the old port of Fira.

Next to Fira and equally away from Altemar Suites we find the picturesque village of Firostefani. With amazing caldera and volcano views in Firostefani you can walk up to the Monastery of Aghios Nikolaos and sit at a restaurant or a tavern to enjoy a dinner with spectacular view. You will also find cafes and beautiful corners to take photos and relax.

If you feel like swimming, the closest beach to Altemar Suites is Exo Yalos which has a volcanic background and a beach bar- restaurant to spend hours by the sea. The staff of Altemar Suites will provide you with all the details to discover Fira, Firostefani and the nearby beach.