Pygros Village can be found at the highest point of Santorini, thus providing an amazing panoramic view of the island. Once the capital, what has remained are the myriad of traditional Venetian architectural structures and, of course, the magnificent sunsets.
This tour took us to a lovely unspoilt village offering wonderful views of the whole of Santorini. Guide gave a good insight into the history and way of life on the island. The visit to the winery was disappointing and a bit of a waste of time. The tour allowed for free time to explore Fira before returning independently to the ship.
Great tour guide took us to her beautiful home town of Pyrgos with the famous white buildings with blue roofs. Lovely drives over the island and a wonderful stop at a winery (gave us a super mezze lunch and great wine) but I can't remember its name. Free time in Fira with time to shop and sightsee before getting the cable car back down.
The tour is good if you've been to Santorini before and have done Oia. The village is fun to explore. The wine end of it has no explanation. You just go in and have a glass of wine with some cheese. We had high winds and they cut short the best part, Fira. That was 3 hours of time lost, so this tour was tough to judge, but it has potential compared to the other choices after Oia.
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