The Pelion peninsula consists of beautiful mountain villages and it is located above the city of Volos. The whole region is characterized by an astonishing mountain landscape and gorgeous sea views. The traditional villages of Pelion are embraced by the pine-tree forests, verdurous mountains and long sandy beaches which complete the idyllic scenery of Greece. The deep historical roots and folklore tradition of the villages are reflected in the daily activities of the locals.
The beauty of Pelion is well-demonstrated in the surrounding villages in terms of natural landscape, traditional architecture and beautiful atmosphere. The cultural wealth of Pelion is shown throughout the festivals and local fairs which are held all year-round. The high trees and densely forests of Pelion attract the nature lovers and urge visitors to try a plethora of activities like hiking. The region is blessed with an abundance of local products.
This section proposes a map of Pelion with all the major locations.