map
Map &
Directions
access_time
Hours
mode_edit
Been here?
Rate it
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Private Tour: Santorini Sightseeing with Photo Stops on the Fira to Oia Hiking Trail
"Choose from a morning or afternoon departure and then meet your guide at your Santorini hotel. Take a seat inside your luxury air-conditioned car or minivan (depending on the size of your private group) and set off to explore the island’s southern coast. As you travel listen to your private guide’s enlightening commentary about Santorini and drink in stunning views of the caldera vine-clad hills and sugar cube houses.Make a brief photo stop at the lighthouse on the southern tip of the island before visiting a family-run store to sample homemade delicacies such as sundried tomatoes capers and goat cheese.Next get a glimpse of old-world Greece as you travel through Pyrgos village. Then
From EUR75.00
 
Private Custom Tour: Santorini in a Day
"With a customized itinerary that is tailored to suit your needs and interests spend your chosen five or eight hours on Santorini visiting the cultural historical and natural landmarks that interest you the most. During your tour speak with your private driver-guide about the types of things you would like to see so that the logistics can be arranged.On the day of your tour meet your driver-guide at your Santorini hotel and then set off in a premium
From EUR50.00
 
Sailing Catamaran Cruise in Santorini
"Setting sail from the southern port of Vlychada and following the coastline you will reach the red beach in Akrotiri one of the most beautiful beaches of the island with a distinct red coloration caused by the rich in minerals and iron soil. Then head to the white rocky beach where a stop for swimming and snorkeling is made and highly recommended. After all no one can resist the crystal clear blue waters with the abounding underwater environment and reefs. Heading to the Venetian lighthouse you will sail below the Indian Rocks through caves and rock formations characteristic of the Aegean landscape. Entering the caldera of Santorini
From EUR100.00

Pyrgos Village Tips (23)

Pyrgos Village

Pyrgos lies in the middle of the island a few km south of Fira. It was roughly 30 minutes walk from our hotel to the village, which stands on the top of a hill and is visible from all around (see...
steventilly's Profile Photo
steventilly
Jun 17, 2006

must have a coffee

Pyrgos is a delightful village. It has it all church, castle ,views and a lovely selection of tavernas to eat in. We walked right up to the top of the village where we found a lovely little church and...
kat-m's Profile Photo
kat-m
Apr 03, 2006

Visit Pyrgos

Pyrgos itself belongs to the oldest settlements on the whole island. It's a jumble of old white houses and small alleys. It's very romantic place. Here you can find a place where you won't be...
wroclawiak's Profile Photo
wroclawiak
Oct 01, 2005

Pyrgos

MUST go to Pyrgos and explore the ruins and beautiful houses. I could have spent a couple of days here. I felt as if I was on top of the world literally when we reached the ruin at the top. Such an...
cookncoffee's Profile Photo
cookncoffee
May 29, 2005

Church in Pyrgos

This church is at the very top of a steep hill in the village if Pyrgos, hike up past the locals selling strong homemade wine and see this whitewashed church........beautiful!Then wander through the...
kentishgirl's Profile Photo
kentishgirl
Oct 28, 2004

Blue Domed Churches

In any Greek restaurant, and any Greek travel book you will almost always find pictures of the whitewashed churches with blue domed roofs, it is quite likely that they are pictures from Santorini,...
kentishgirl's Profile Photo
kentishgirl
Oct 28, 2004

Pyrgos

A visit to the village of Pyrgos is a must on any visit to Santorini. It is located high up in the mountains and offers superb views across the island to the Caldera.They claim to have 40 blue domed...
kentishgirl's Profile Photo
kentishgirl
Oct 28, 2004

Pyrgos Church

The Pyrgos settlement is made for locals, not for tourists, so it's a refreshing break from Fira and Oia to see people going about their daily business. Among things to check out from this high island...
Saagar's Profile Photo
Saagar
Sep 08, 2004

Pyrgos village

Pyrgos village is located high on Santorini and commands a fine view of much of the island. From here you can walk to Profitias Ilias mountain (1 1/2 hrs according to the tourist info), or stroll...
Saagar's Profile Photo
Saagar
Sep 08, 2004

Pyrgos and monastiry Profitis Illias

The view from the peak is amazing! Dont miss it! Even in winter- then tha clouds are in your feet! Don`t make pictures of millitary base on the top!
bdyakov's Profile Photo
bdyakov
Jan 29, 2008

From Pyrgos to Profitis Ilias

We went with the car until we saw a sign that said : to Profitis Ilias - it was a nice foot treck that brought us up almost to the top - it is not very easy but it is fun and has amazing views around ...
mariaschmidt's Profile Photo
mariaschmidt
Aug 22, 2007
 
 
Sponsored Listings

Hotels Near Santorini Island

Hotels
Fira town, 84700, Greece
Show Prices
Hotels
Firostefani, Greece
Show Prices
Hotels
PO Box 740, 84700, Greece
Show Prices
Hotels
Imerovigli, P.O. BOX 100, 84700, Greece
Show Prices
Hotels
Karteradhos, Santorini, 84700, Greece
Show Prices
Hotels
Karteradhos, Santorini, 84700, Greece
Show Prices

Top 5 Santorini Island Writers

greekcypriot's Profile Photo

greekcypriot

"Awarded FIRST Most Beautiful Island for 2011!"
View Member
DAO's Profile Photo

DAO

"SMALL ISLAND - BIG WOW !!!!"
View Member
steventilly's Profile Photo

steventilly

"Cycladean Splendour"
View Member
sandysmith's Profile Photo

sandysmith

"Sunshine and Sunset in Santorini"
View Member
Jmill42's Profile Photo

Jmill42

"Thira"
View Member
 
 

Things to Do Near Santorini Island

Things to Do

Fira

Fira is the capital town of Santorini and for many day trippers the place where they will spend most of their time in Santorini. Beautifully located on the edge of the caldera cliffs this is what you...
View More
Things to Do

Mylopotas Beach

Mylopotas beach is the biggest beach on the island with a lot of accommodation, bars, restaurants and of course water sports. Mylopotas beach is located on the other side of the island but you can...
View More

Getting to Santorini Island

Address

Pyrgos Kallistis, Santorini

Hours

We don't yet have hours for this Things to Do. Help us improve our info!

Map