Pyrgos is located in the northwestern Peloponnese and is the capital of the prefecture of Ilia, with the port of Katakolo, which after Piraeus is the largest cruise tourists' entrance to Greece. During your stay in Pyrgos, a rental car from Imperial Car Rental will offer you the perfect solution for your trips. The Tower is built on the ancient city of Latrini, which it succeeded.
The newest name is due to a tower that built Georgios Tsernotas from Kalavryta in the area of the present city in 1512 when he received a reward from Sultan Selim for the vast areas of the northwestern Peloponnese and the title of bey because he gave him a treasure ancient coins he discovered there. Explore the city with the comfort of the Imperial Car Rental and explore its attractions.
In the center of Pyrgos, around the paved central square of Sakis Karagiorgas, you will find the Latsio Municipal Palace, where the "Folklore Elephants Hall", donated by Yannis Latsis, the Metropolitan Church of Agios Nikolaos, the Municipal Market occupying an entire building square and today houses the Archaeological Museum of Pyrgos and the emblematic theater "Apollo", today's active spiritual core of the city, works of the German architect Ernst Ziller in the late 19th century.
Take a stroll through the nostalgic quarter of Chalikiatika with its old mansions from the late 19th century and the early 20th century, when raisin trade brought prosperity and cultural blossom to the place. A remarkable building from 1880 with neoclassical elements, also a work by Chiller, is also the Pyrgos Railway Station near the road entrance of the city, while at the northwest outskirts there is the Bus Station KTEL. The surrounding area around Pyrgos has many natural and archaeological sights that Imperial Car Rental can make easily accessible.
Visit Ancient Ilida, Vasses with the magnificent Temple of Epicurean Apollo, Lepreo, Ancient Olympia with the Museum of History of the Olympic Games of Antiquity, Chlemoutsi Castle. You will never forget the amazing places in nature, such as the traditional Andritsaina with its stone houses, paved alleys and taps with running water, the river Alfios in a magical landscape, the level mysterious oak forest on the Foloi plateau.
With the Imperial Car Rental, you can visit the scenic settlements and the beautiful golden beaches of Agios Andreas Katakolos, Katakolo with Castro, the picturesque port of Katakolos and the many kilometers of golden beach, Laterina, Spiatza, Samaki, Kaiafas with the primitive ecosystem. the spa town of Strofylia, the spa town, the thermal waters that spring from the caves of the Anigri and Atlantis nymphs and Lake Kaiafa with the islet of Saint Catherine in the center of Zacharo with its golden sandy beaches a.
To the north you will find Levantokhori, Skafidia, Agia Marina Duneikon, the cosmopolitan Kouroutas in Amaliada, the Thinon forest in Vartholomio with its enchanting beaches, Glyfa, Arkoudi, Loutra Killinis, Chrisi Akti, Kastro, Kylinis and Kylinis port from where they leave ships for the Ionian Islands. The beauties of Pyrgos and Elias are countless and you need the convenience of the Imperial Car Rental car rental service to explore. Surely it is not enough for a few days to enjoy!