Attractions in Pelion

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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...

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...

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.

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Promyri

Holy Monastery of Agios Spyridonas Promyriou

The holy monastery of Agios Spyridonas in Promyri village in South Pelion is built according to the typical architecture of Pelion. There is a catholicon in...

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...

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...

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...

Anilio

Anilio

In the centre of east Pelion, Anilio is a village surrounded by lush green vegetation in the mountain of the Centaurs, ideal for quiet holidays, away from...

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.

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...

Tsagarada

Nanopouleios School

Nanopouleios School is one of the most important sites in Tsagarada (at the district of Agia Paraskevi), in East Pelion. It was founded in 1909, after a...

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...

Agios Ioannis

Agios Ioannis

Agios Ioannis is located in east Pelion, and it is popular among visitors, especially during the summer. The white-pebble beach has been awarded the blue flag

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...

Pinakates

Pinakates

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

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...