Traditional VillagesKontochori -

Perfect place for relaxing moments!

High on History

Known for its many churches and its traditional ambiance. Kontochori Village is nowadays practically a suburb of Fira. Serene and charming, Kontochori is perfect for relaxing moments.

Top things to Do

Folklore Museum
The Folklore Museum is housed in a cave house built in 1861 in Kontochori – Fira. The museum is an old winery with workshops for carpenters, barrel makers, shoemakers and tinsmiths and an art gallery. There is also a library. Within the grounds one can discover the chapel of Agios Konstantinos with its belfry and festivities room. The garden and courtyard offers seating areas amongst trees and flowers.The Folklore Museum was founded by Emmanuel A. Lignos.
Food & Drinks
The local restaurants and taverns offer a wide range of typical dishes, so don’t miss the chance to try them. Greek cuisine is based on the healty Mediterranean one, but more enriched.
Antonios Sigalas
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