Apart from the taverns, nearby there are also 2 mini markets at a distance of 500 meters. There is a bus connection with the KTEL from 8 in the morning to 10 at night as well as a taxi connection.
There are beaches with organized beaches and food, such as Giannaki bay (Kardiani) and Isternia. Pyrgos is also a remarkable village with artistic history, marble sculpture museum, a School of Fine Arts, and much more.
The island offers the possibility of windsurfing, a scuba diving center, and hiking trails.