Attractions in Pelion

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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...

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.

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...

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...

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...

Pinakates

Pinakates

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

Zagora

Zagora

One of the largest and most historical villages of east Pelion, Zagora, is located 44km from Volos, and it is found on a green mountain side. Its authentic...

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...

Portaria

Agioi Anargyroi Church in Portaria

Agioi Anargyroi Church in Portaria was built during the period 1791-1891, while the pictures decorating the temple date back to 1835-1845.

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

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...

South Pelion Villages

In south Pelion, you will come across beautiful villages, each standing out for a different reason. Syki is 37km from Volos and can be found at an altitude...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Argalasti

Argalasti

Argalasti, the largest village in south Pelion, is found among olive groves, about 37km from Volos. Here, you will find the Municipal Head Offices, as well...

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...

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...

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.

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...

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...

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.

Agria

EPSA Museum

EPSA beverages which are among the most famous Greek products are a local product of Magensia and a point of reference for the whole prefecture. Go on a trip...

Agios Vlassios

Agios Vlassios

Named after the church of Agios Vlassios found in the main square built in 1820 or 1836 by Dimos Zapaniotis from Epirus. The village is in the mountains, in...

Kissos

Kissos

Kissos, at the eastern side of Pelion, is a beautiful, amphitheatrical village that has been listed as a traditional settlement. 38km from Volos, it is at an...