Attractions in Pelion

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Portaria

Portaria

One of the most famous villages in Pelion and the one closer to Volos, about 15km away. Portaria is a popular destination due to the wide variety of tourist...

Agios Lavrentios

Agios Lavrentios

Agios Lavrentios is a small village in central Pelion, above Agria, with a beautiful view of the Pagasitikos gulf, about 20km from the centre of Volos.

Milies

Milies

Milies is closely related to the legendary train of Pelion, the famous Moutzouris that offers unforgettable experiences to those visiting the mountain of the...

Vyzitsa

Vizitsa

Vizitsa is a traditional village in central Pelion, 28km from Volos. It has been declared a s a protected area since 1980 with a presidential decree.

Makrinitsa

Makrinitsa

Makrinitsa, one of the most traditional and picturesque villages in Magnesia, is also known as "the balcony of Pelion". It is located in the western part of...

Milies

Little Train of Pelion

A point of reference for the whole of Magnesia, the Little Train of Pelion, the legendary Moutzouris as it is widely known, is one of the best experiences...

Agios Georgios

Ecclesiastical Museum of Agios Georgios

Part of the Vafiadis Cultural Centre (also including a conference and exhibition room) the Ecclesiastical Museum of Agios Georgios is hosted in the basement...

Katichori

Hatzigiannis Traditional Olive Press

Hatzigiannis Traditional Olive Press at Katichori in west Pelion, below Portaria, is housed in the Hatzigiannis mansion. A visit will offer a look into the...

City Museum of Volos

The City Museum is a landmark for Volos and the first contemporary city museum in Greece. It is housed in the building of the former Papantos tobacco...

Drakeia

Drakeia is one of the few villages in Pelion which has not exploited its touristic potential and therefore is the ideal place for those who want to relax and...

Anakasia

Kontou Residence (Theofilos Museum)

Housed in a building of traditional architecture of Pelion -the famous Chatzianastasis mansion- the Theofilos Museum (also known as Kontou Residence), can be...

Volos

Tsalapatas Multi-Purpose Venue

Tsalapatas Multi-Purpose Venue is located in the entrance to the city of Volos, just a 15 minutes’ walk from the city center. The old N. & S. Tsalapatas...

Portaria

Historical and Folklore Museum of Portaria

The Historical and Folklore Museum of Portaria is housed in Zulia mansion in picturesque Portaria. The building, a characteristic example of the architecture...

Kissos

Agia Marina Church

One of the most famous churches in the area, Agia Marina church is located in Kissos village, in the eastern part of Pelion.The three-aisle basilica was...

Mouresi

Mouresi

One of the oldest villages in Pelion, Mouresi (45km from Volos), is located in the eastern part of Pelion. It is amphitheatrical, offering a view of the...

Agios Georgios

Agios Georgios

Agios Georgios Nilias is amphitheatrical at an altitude of 620m, on a lushly green side of central Pelion, offering an unobstructed view of the Pagasitikos...

Kala Nera

Kala Nera

Kala Nera is a settlement by the sea, in central Pelion, on the side of the Pagasitikos gulf, 19km (30-minute car ride) from the centre of Volos.

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

Agios Lavrentios

Holy Monastery of Agios Lavrentios

A place standing out for the historic, architectural and religious importance, the Holy Monastery of Agios Lavrentios was the core around which Agios...

Damouchari

Damouchari

The sea side part of Mouresi, Damouchari, is found at the small, picturesque port. It provides quiet and relaxing moments in a beautiful environment...

Milies

Public Library of Milies in Magnesia"Psychis Akos"

Public Library of Milies in Magnesia"Psychis Akos", one of the oldest libraries in Greece, opened in 1814 by the advocates of Enlightenment, Anthimos Gazis,...

Volos

Volos

The capital of Magnesia prefecture or the “gate” to Pelion, as Volos is also known, is a modern city, which has developed lately an interesting tourist...

Ano Lechonia

Ceramic Pottery Museum "Anetopoulos"

Ceramic Pottery Museum "Anetopoulos" can be found n central Pelion, just outside Ano Lehonia, on the main street leading to Kala Nera. It was created by...

Tsagarada

Tsagarada

Tsagarada is located in the eastern part of Pelion, on the Aegean sea side, about 50km from Volos, and is yet another popular tourist destination.

Makrinitsa

Museum of Folk Art and History of Pelion

Housed in Topalis mansion built in 1844, Museum of Folk Art and History of Pelion in Makrinitsa stands out for its architecture which is characteristic of...

Portaria

Velentzas Bakery

The single-floor building hosting Velentzas bakery, in Alli Meria village, near Portaria, dates back to 1897, according to the inscription preserved until...

Pinakates

Pinakates

In central Pelion, after Vizitsa, 25km (40-minute car ride) from Volos, you will come across Pinakates, a beautiful and picturesque village.