We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cultural Village

Pyrgos 84701, Greece
+30 2286 031101
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
LOCATION
Pyrgos 84701, Greece
CONTACT
Website
+30 2286 031101
Ways to Experience Cultural Village
from $87.12
More Info
from $59.40
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (324)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"beautiful village"
in 9 reviews
"narrow streets"
in 9 reviews
"cats and dogs"
in 2 reviews
"nice stroll"
in 2 reviews
"less touristy"
in 2 reviews
"enjoyable visit"
in 2 reviews
"traditional greek village"
in 2 reviews
"wonderful flowers"
in 2 reviews
"venetian castle"
in 3 reviews
"profitis ilias"
in 3 reviews
"fira and oia"
in 4 reviews
"souvenir shops"
in 3 reviews
"island tour"
in 2 reviews
"interesting museum"
in 2 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 3 reviews
"white houses"
in 2 reviews
"take your time"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There weren't very many tourists, so it was great to explore the traditional Greek village (typical white houses and lots of steps) at our leisure. The town isn't too big - you can walk around in 1-2 hours with a stop at a cafe since...More

2  Thank Kiuree K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 3, 2018

its away from the tourist mess of Santorini, but still offers amazing views of the Caldera and the island. Also lately there is availability for places to stay and good places to visit and eat. During the Easter festivites is the best place to be...More

2  Thank Christos L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 21, 2018

When in Santorini around Easter, you have to visit Pyrgos on Good Friday. The whole town is lit up with candles just after sunset, starting at the top with three crosses. It's magical. Do take into account that the procession takes a few hours, so...More

Thank HelenaGwyn
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed February 9, 2018

traditional small village,very quiet, It appears almost no one lives there, very clean with wonderful flowers on their balconies, and cutest cats I ever seen.

4  Thank Grace-Aguiar
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 7, 2018

a quiet traditional village were you can relax the are many little shops with manufactories the are few restaurants and boutiques free parking the prices are not biggs

1  Thank oiv85
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

It is the low season now and the village was so quiet. I walked around the whole village and only encountered 3 boys playing and 1 elderly woman, but many cats on the paths. The only noise came from an unfastened gate that was constantly...More

1  Thank Genevieve D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed October 24, 2017

This was a lovely walk in a traditionally built village. It now has several upscale boutiques and restaurants.

1  Thank M F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed October 22, 2017

We stopped in this charming little village during our trip to Santorini. There are lots of winding streets with shops and restaurants. It was quiet, peaceful and and uncrowded, unlike Fira and Oia. Pyrgos used to be the capitol of Santorini. Climbing the hill up...More

1  Thank ALB63
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed October 20, 2017

Very beautiful fairy tale like village. We walked the village and felt refreshed. The small shops were magical. The village is clean and awesome

1  Thank nanz100
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed October 3, 2017

For a nice stroll in the evening in this romantic village you will take your time, many things to see and to observe, many little stone houses with wonderful flowers, small streets, some original boutiques and a stunning view, a most romantic and eductative walk;...More

2  Thank Manuela L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 387 hotels in Santorini
Zannos Melathron Hotel
238 reviews
.01 miles away
Carpe Diem Exclusive Boutique Resort
343 reviews
.20 miles away
Orizontes Hotel & Villas
331 reviews
.47 miles away
R&F Studios
3 reviews
.75 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Metaxy Mas Tavern
3,098 reviews
.54 miles away
Aroma Avlis Food & Wine
621 reviews
.80 miles away
Brusco Wine Coffee Deli
226 reviews
.09 miles away
Anemoloos
588 reviews
.61 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Aegean Divers Dive Center - Day Excursions
289 reviews
.77 miles away
Artemis Karamolegos Winery
137 reviews
.81 miles away
Santo Winery
3,001 reviews
.83 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
stevehurst1
January 6, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from M F | Reviewed this property |
No, not at all. Because it is a tourist based destination, everything is open on Sunday. Enjoy!!
1
Vote
oaktreeireland
June 5, 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from antano2013 | Reviewed this property |
Depends how much time you have! We did a half day tour which included Oia,Santo Winery and Prygos which was very good with lots of variety of things to see and do. We didn't bother with Fira and the volcano as we had... More
0
Votes