Book Your Pelion Day Tour
This tour starts from most points of Pelion and output of Volos. During the short drive we are over through the most beautiful villages in the country of the Centaurs and the city of the Argonauts. We will go in the village of Dimini, near Volos where an open archaeological site is situated. Next is the ancient city of Iolkos. The tour we will visit the famous Museum of Volos Athanassakeion. After the museum visit, we will taste the traditional cuisine with seafood in one of the most famous taverns “Tsipouradika” at the port of Volos. After that our journey continues through the villages – Agria-Lechonia – Malaki – Kato Gantzea – Kala Nera along the Gulf of Pagasitikos.
We arrival in Milies we can visit the local church, which is known for its old icons. Then the visit includes the village of Vizitsa. This village is one of the most famous villages for its traditional architecture and mansions. Here we will make a stop in the picturesque village square to enjoy a coffee or a soft drink in a unique atmosphere.
After drinking coffee, the journey continues on the eastern side of Pelion through the villages of Kalamaki, Xourichti and Labinou. Our next stop is in Tsagarada. Tsagarada is one of the largest of the 24 Pelion villages. Then we visit Agia Paraskevi Square, this is the oldest and possibly largest plane tree in the whole of Europe.
We then leave the village of Tsagarada we drive through the village Kissos and through Chania, we reach the “Balcony of Pelion” the villages of Portaria and Makrinitsa. In Makrinitsa we take a walk through the cobbled streets and visit the shops with folk art and mountain herbs. If you want, we can enjoy a coffee in the village square with panoramic views of Volos.
Pelion Tour “The centaur Chiron”
TRANSPORTATION: MINIBUS – TAXI – BUS – PRIVET CAR
DESTINATIONS: CENTRAL, EAST, WEST PELION
DEPARTURE: 09:30*, RETURN: 20:00
* The time of departure and return depend on the starting times(Volos and other areas of Pelion).
MINIMUM: 5 Persons