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Afissos
Afissos

Picturesque Afissos a village by the sea, in central Pelion, on the Pagasitikos gulf side, is one of the most popular tourist resorts in the area. It is amphitheatrical and the charming houses of local architecture with red rooftops overlooking the sea, surrounded by the lush vegetation of Pelion, create a unique atmosphere.

At he main square there is a spring with running water, at which, according to mythology, the Argonauts got water supplies before setting off for Kolchida.

There are plenty of tourist facilities (hotels, tavernas, cafes) along the coast, so that you have everything you need. If you are fond of hiking follow the path from Afissos to beautiful Lefokastro.

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