PCO-Day 7: A Guarda to Oia-13km

On Day 7 A Guarda to Oia for the first km’s the route runs next to coastal rocks. Years ago owing to the tides and naturally occurring Viveiro (tidal pools) developed. Local fishermen used them to preserve daily catches.

Spectacularly picturesque and a fairly easy stage today.

Finally arriving in Oia you will admire the icònic Monastery of Santa Maria. Founded in 1137 and Situated on the beach.

A wonderful way to finish your day, enjoy the delicious local lobster or crab.