Pedi Village in Simi
Information About Pedi
Pedi Village Simi: In the valley between southern Gialos and Chorio is the beautiful Pedi bay. It is located 2 km east of Simi town and only 10 minutes walk from Chorio. Pedi is a small traditional fishing village with a small stony beach and fine soft sand. The village is quite peaceful and counts only on some excellent fish taverns, a couple of good supermarkets and a few seaside hotels.
Today, tourism has become an important part of the village where most of the residents are engaged in. Pedi is popular for its stunning surroundings, crystalline beach and enchanting landscape almond orchards and olive groves. Pedi is easy to reach while it is part of the bus route from Simi town. Visitors enjoy the local recipes and cold drinks with a nice view to the bay.
The village displays many traditional neoclassical houses, some ruined and other well-maintained, with wooden colourful doors and windows, and tiled roofs. Remember that there is a lack of fresh water on the island – thus it is sdvisable to take some bottled water to your excursions. Most tourists usually enjoy the several taverns on the bay, and short excursions to some nearby beaches. Pedi village is ideal for families and for those who want a relaxing holiday. Its unspoilt character will impress you.