Pelio - Holidays
Seaside resort seaport of zagora, 52 km NE of VOLOS. An area of infinite beauty in the green reaches an amazing beach 2.5 km immaculate sandy beach with crystal clear waters. See the old Church of Agios Nikolaos with frescoes built on the ruins of an ancient temple. If you have a boat, visit the area of old Mitzela with the huge sea caves, where Xerxes ' fleet was destroyed (480 b.c.). The uninhabited today old Majella was called in antiquity Ipnoi-fourni and here fell in Love in mythology the Nereis Thetis peleus.
The lush vegetation of Pelion embraces the sandy beaches of the dancer, which was a famous port from where the "zagoriana ships" began for the big markets of Europe and the East. In this place that during the longest time the waves "dance" George Drosinis inspired his poetic collection "serenity". A green path leads from the northern part of the village to the beautiful deserted beaches of Parisena and Analipsi.