On the famous Santorini caldera, you will find Imerovigli village. It is located after Fira and Firostefani and it is a majestic settlement. It has been declared a “Traditional Settlement”, for this reason, the buildings follow the picturesque Cycladic architecture, featuring white-washed houses with blue doors and windows as well as blue domes and narrow alleys.
The name of Imerovigli derives from the word “vigla” which means “view spot” and the Greek word “imera” which means “day”. The position of the village is very advantageous, offering stunning panoramic views of the caldera and the volcano, while during the past, the villagers were able to see the pirate ships approaching.
During the summer period, most of the visitors prefer to stay at Imerovigli, as the way that hotels are built, provide the guests with one-of-a-kind accommodation! In fact, the rooms are actually caves, which transformed into modern and luxury suites. However, there are several activities and places to visit at Imerovigli.
You can walk the path between Fira and Imerovigli, admiring the unique views of Santorini island, or hike at Skaros Rock, which created by the volcanic eruption. Hike to the top of Skaros in order to enjoy the breathtaking scenery and captivate some striking shots!
Due to the geographical location, on the highest point of the island, the village provides astonishing views of the blue Aegean Sea and the other villages of Santorini. Moreover, not miss visiting Anastasi Church, also known as the “Blue Domes of Santorini”. One of the most characteristic sites of the island, where you can capture great pictures!
If you want to experience a secluded and hustle-free holiday in Santorini, Imerovigli is what you wish for!
How to reach Imerovigli
Private Transfers: You can discover the majestic Imerivogli with a private tour of Kamari Tours. Kamari Tours Excursions enables you to organize your own private tour to Santorini famous destinations with a private driver. The options are various Private Tour to V.I.P. Tours (car or bus) with a driver. Keep in mind that our fleet of vehicles is characterized by reliability, safety and commodity. Choose the times and the places to visit based on your needs and interests and enjoy the most amazing experience of your life! If it is not possible for you to find the tour or excursion package of your specification, do not hesitate to make a request through our site!