A Visit to Pyrgos, the Highest Spot in Santorini

If you wish to explore Santorini from above, you definitely need to visit Pyrgos. This is a medieval settlement that is nestled at the highest spot of the island. It is located about ten kilometers from Fira town, which makes it a pretty accessible village for every traveler. Pyrgos used to be the first capital of Santorini, before the coming of 19th century. It is built amphitheatrically on top of a hill overlooking the Aegean, which makes it an exceptional observatory. For those seeking to find the perfect picture to capture forever, Pyrgos is a must-see!
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You will be amazed at the wonderful homes and buildings around the island, as well as the emblematic churches. You can stroll up and down the magnificent looking pathways, so as to take in as much as you can from the traditional architecture and the lovely neighborly locals. You can even schedule a daily trip to this village, so as to enjoy the traditional dishes of the island at one of the lovely taverns. Have a great time tasting fresh and genuine flavors from Santorini, as you are overlooking the Aegean Sea. This is what Pyrgos village is able to offer you!

Discover the uniqueness of Santorini in every single step you take. Find the real beauty from within, enjoy the majestic vistas from Pyrgos village and explore the simple yet quaint character of one of the most historic places on the island. You will be thrilled to admire Santorini from above, but you will be even more thrilled to stay at Pyrgos and experience its marvelous natural beauty!
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Thira, Greece
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