Attractions in Pelion

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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

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...

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

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.

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

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...

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 Georgios

Art Museum of Sculptor Nikolas

At the central square of Agios Georgios, in central Pelion, one can find the Art Museum of sculptor Nikolas, on the second floor of a building featuring...

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.

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...

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...

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.

Pinakates

Pinakates

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

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

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...

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...