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This was easily our favourite Mastic Village.

In our experience it is unique in terms of the decorative black and white pattern work which adorns... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
valnowell
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Nantwich, United Kingdom
Mesmerising, magical and completely Insta Worthy for photos

We loved Pyrgi so much we visited it twice during our stay on Chios. It is located 25km south of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Belgo96
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Brisbane, Australia
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A pretty town whose houses are decorated with carved and painted patterns called graffito.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In our experience it is unique in terms of the decorative black and white pattern work which adorns so many of its buildings. This makes a walk through its narrow medieval streets and alleyways an experience like no other. The main square is a great...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank valnowell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved Pyrgi so much we visited it twice during our stay on Chios. It is located 25km south of Chios town. It is one of the three Mastic Villages of Chios which are really must sees if you want to see the real character...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Belgo96
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

A lovely little town with its unique wall designs. A must see in Chios! Lots of places to eat, churches you can explore and not far from some really awesome beaches.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anthea C
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This unique village is one of the best places to visit while in Chios. The exterior walls of most of the houses in this village are etched in geometrical patterns that are uniquely impressive. The people are very welcoming and friendly and there are many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank markellavavaka
Reviewed 7 September 2018

it is almost a cosy village. it seems that there is a universe for locals whou sit at the small cafes having their mezes with ouzo and a parallel universe comprising of tourists of a number hard to underestimate. I had to chance to get...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ceren D
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We loved this town. As we were walking up one of the streets, an elderly woman sitting on her door stoop reached out to shake our hands and welcome us. The buildings were so charming and the narrow walkways so fun to explore. Picturesque from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Very different village that I have never seen. Cute historical village. U Can take many pictures. You need just one hour to visit here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gonca S
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Cute town, pretty vistas, loved the sun dried tomatoes hanging throughout the town. The walls were interesting also. Worth a stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Teeteegolfs
Reviewed 20 August 2018

small lovely village with interesting decorated houses. greek people are like turkish people, both nationalty people tile talking :) this time we visited village afternoon around 20:00. people were spending time in center of village, it was very dynamic and energytic atmoshpere

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ozge501
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The place is an architectural and design marvel! Needs more exploring, for sure! Beautiful designs on all of walls of the homes and other buildings create a very nice contrast with the bunches of sun drying tomatoes.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Eleni H
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