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Destination Pelion, today they choose tens of thousands of tourists and 12 months of the year. The mountain becomes synonymous with days of relaxation and fun. All forms of alternative tourism are available: horse riding, mountain bike tours, hiking, mountaineering, scuba diving, sailing and fishing. The Centauri Mountain is just as beautiful and enchanting all year round for your stay.
Here the visitor will taste the famous sweets of the spoon, taste the wonderful fruits, apples, pears and cherries, and will be enchanted by the aroma of gardenia.
Villages of unique architecture adorn the slopes of Pelion. They are built in an area densely wooded and overgrown by a multi-faceted flora, with rich waters sparkling from everywhere. Access to the villages of Pelion is easy through the good road network, as well as with paths and cobblestones, a real delight for the lovers of walking tourism. Luxury guesthouses and rooms to let with all the comforts invite you to an unforgettable trip. Pelion Ski Center becomes a place of white-washed holidays, a few kilometers away from the waters of the Aegean and Pagasitikos.
Two main roads lead the visitor from the city of Volos to the mountainous area of Pelion. To the east and after crossing the villages of Pagasitikos, it goes up to southern Pelion to reach Trikeri. The same road is branched off near Neochori to head east to Pelion with the last station of Purhi.
North-eastern direction from Volos, leads to Chania (1200 meters altitude) and from there it continues to eastern Pelion.
In western Pelion we find more villages:
Agios Onoufrios, Anakassia, Ali Meria, Stagiates, Katohori, Portaria, Makrinitsa, Agria, Dracea, Hania, Agiolaurendio, Kato Lechonia, Ano Lechonia, Agios Vlassis, Agios Georgios , Pinakates, Kala Nera, Vizitsa, Milies, Afetes, and Neochori. In South Pelion we meet Siki, Argalasti, Xinovrisi, Metochi, Lafko, Promiri, Platanias, Lyri, Kastri, Katigiorgis, Milina and Trikeri.
On the eastern path of Pelion we will find:
Kalamaki, Lambinou, Xourichti, Tsagarada, Mouresi, Kissos, Agios Dimitrios, Anilio, Makrirachi, Zagora and Pouri, while in North Pelion we meet Glafyra, Kato Kerassia, Ano Kerassia, Canals, Veneto and Keramidi.
A train made out of history, the train of Pelion, crosses one of the most beautiful areas of Europe. starting from Lechonia, climbs through the foliage, grumbling and whistling like it used to.
It passes from the stations of Ano Gatzea, Agia Triada, Agios Athanasios Pinakates, Argyreika Vizitsa settlement and ends at Milies.
Pelion's train for 76 years, from 1895 to 1971,
climbed to Pelion by transporting people and merchandise and contributed decisively to the rapid growth of the area. Its manufacturer was the Italian engineer Evaristo de Chirico, father of the famous painter Giorgio De Chirico.
Here in beautiful Pelion with the clean beaches and the inert forest you will find hostels, hotels, rooms to let, villas and rented houses. Be sure that your trip to Pelion will stay chained. We prefer to stay in Pelion and, in general, to live in Greece.