The sheltered bay of Vari lies at 6 km from Hermoupolis. Vari is a
traditional farming village, while the tourist industry is highly developed on
the beaches of Megas Ialos, Achladi, Vari, Fabrika, and Santorini.
After a refreshing swim, one can sample delicious traditional snacks
and fresh fish in typical local taverns. Remains of an ancient settlement were
found on the site of "Koskonas" .