Cheap holidays to Pigadia
Pigadia is the capital and main port of Karpathos and combines the traditional culture and hospitality of a Greek island with all the modern amenities for a summer holiday you won’t forget. Cheap holidays to Pigadia will be amazing for every type of traveller, especially for families, friends and couples. Book now with yourholidays.com for maximum savings.
During your summer holidays to Pigadia you’ll enjoy swimming and sunbathing all day long. The beaches of Ammos, Afoti, and Vronti, within the bay of Pigadia, are excellent and well organized with white sands and crystal clear waters, offering a plethora of water based activities to enjoy. Karpathos boasts amazing beaches to explore whilst your Pigadia holidays such as Amoopi beach, Kastelia beach, Damatria beach and Makris Gialos, so, rent a car to discover them.
Things to do
Pigadia is a charming place that impresses every visitor of Karpathos. The attractive and lively capital town with the beautiful Greek architecture and the lovely cobbled streets is built amphitheatrically and offers stunning sea views to the Aegean Sea. Cheap holidays to Pigadia, apart from the brilliant beaches, promises visitors a lot of sightseeing opportunities and exploration as well. The Acropolis of ancient Potideon, the monumental tomb in the cave of Neptune and the ruins of a paleo Christian basilica do worth a visit. Additionally, while you are on your Pigadia holidays, a boat trip to Kasos Island will be a great opportunity to swim in pristine beaches with turquoise waters. History enthusiasts should visit the Archaeological Museum of Karpathos and shopping lovers can explore the shopping streets of the town or go to discover the small gift shops that are hidden through the narrow paths around the town. The harbour area is a lovely place to enjoy long walks in the evenings and is lined by numerous cafes, taverns and shops. Holidays to Pigadia have something to occupy everyone’s tastes.
During your cheap holidays to Pigadia you’ll find a great selection of restaurants and traditional taverns to sample the delicious Karpathean cuisine as well as a few lively bars to enjoy. Except for the fresh caught fish other must-try indigenous foods you’ll find on the island’s tavers include ‘’skaros yahni’’ (baked fish), homemade pies, “hondros” (meat prepared with bulgur), slow-baked lamb and various salty and spiced cheeses like ‘’almotyri’’ and ‘’meriari’’. Pastries are also abundant and very popular with both local and tourists; do sample dishes like ‘’alevria’’ cookies, sisamomeli (a sesame-and-honey confection served at weddings) and ‘’Baklavas Karpathikos’’ (Karpathean baklava).
Holidays to Pigadia are a unique experience! Enjoy! Let yourholidays.com guide you to Pigadia, Karpathos.