Things to do in Pelion

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Mountain Biking

Mountain biking lovers will be able to ride on interesting cycling paths of great beauty that are either covered with stones according to the traditional...


Trip to Meteora

Imposing Meteora are located in the heart of continental Greece, in the municipality of Trikala, just over 2 hours from Volos (143 km). Go on one of the...


Fish Night

Fish Night has been an institution for more than 45 years and takes place in the summer, in July, in Agria. This is an event dedicated to the fishermen in...


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...


Pelion Wedding

One of the customs the picturesque Portaria village is famous for is the reenactment of a traditional Pelion wedding that takes part in the last ten days in...


Sausage Festival

Famous for their quality and taste, sausages from Stagiates, a village near Portaria, in west Pelion, are a top choice for sausage lovers since the 18th...

Agios Ioannis


Dive in the crystal clear waters to discover the magic of the sea bottom and enjoy the relaxing peacefulness of the Pagasitikos Gulf or the wild beauty of...


Tsipouro Festival

One of the most traditional cultural events in Pelion, the Tsipouro Festival takes place at the end of June in west Pelion, more specifically in Katichori, a...

Agios Lavrentios

Cherry Festival

The Cherry Festival has been one of the well-established institutions in the Agios Lavrentios area, in central Pelion, for more than 25 years.



Hiking lovers will have the chance to have unique experiences during their stay in Pelion. Some of the hiking routes worth mentioning are:

Excursion to Sporades Islands

Once in Volos, you can take a short trip to the nearby Sporades islands: the cosmopolitan Skiathos, the green covered Skopelos and the serene Alonnisos,...


Horse riding

Explore the beauty of the wonderful wild nature at the mountain of the Centaurs and enjoy horse riding through wonderful fields that will be unforgettable...


Day trip to Volos

The capital of the Magnesia prefecture, or the "gate" to Pelion as it could be called is Volos, a modern city which has become a quite popular tourist...