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...

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.

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...

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 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

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...

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...

Pinakates

Pinakates

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

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.

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...