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==See==
 
==See==
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*<see name="Kala Nera - Is. Trikeri Cruises" alt="" address="Pelion" directions="" phone="00306957255574" url="www.kalanera-boat-trip.de" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Daily cruises "Pagasitikos Boat Tour" with Dimitris and Panajotis. Right on time at 10.00 a.m Dimitris starts his trip with a restored fishing boat "Frideriki", with max.
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25 people on board from Kala Nera</see>
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
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==Buy==
 
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*<buy name="To Trainaki" alt="" address="Boulevard Kala Nera" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Local sweets from Pelion, ceramics, handmade art, post cards, Greek recepies books and that special gift.</buy>
  
 
==Eat==
 
==Eat==
 
*<eat name="Paris" alt="Taverna" address="Boulevard" directions="Kala Nera" phone="2423022745" url="http://www.pariskalanera.gr" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">The well known Taverna Paris is situated at the boulevard of the seaside village Kala Nera. Two terraces give you a magnificent view over the beautiful Pagasitic Bay with the mountain scenery of the mainland. The pleasant and informal atmosphere make many locals as well as foreign visitors return time after time. Open from half April until October.</eat>
 
*<eat name="Paris" alt="Taverna" address="Boulevard" directions="Kala Nera" phone="2423022745" url="http://www.pariskalanera.gr" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">The well known Taverna Paris is situated at the boulevard of the seaside village Kala Nera. Two terraces give you a magnificent view over the beautiful Pagasitic Bay with the mountain scenery of the mainland. The pleasant and informal atmosphere make many locals as well as foreign visitors return time after time. Open from half April until October.</eat>
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==Drink==
 
==Drink==
 
The most lively nightlife can found in Kato Lexonia, Kato Gatzea, Kala Nera and Afissos.
 
The most lively nightlife can found in Kato Lexonia, Kato Gatzea, Kala Nera and Afissos.
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*<drink name="Mystique" alt="" address="" directions="Agria" phone="" url="http://www.valisresort.gr" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">excellent summer choice which gathers many people from Volos. Summer hotspot!</drink>
 
* <drink name="Rivera" address=" " phone=" "> in Kato Gatzea 15km from Volos. Excellent summer choice which gathers many people from Volos. Huge area, several decks. Open all day, by the sea, popular for swimming also. There is a dinner section. Beer 4€, Spirits 7€.</drink>
 
* <drink name="Rivera" address=" " phone=" "> in Kato Gatzea 15km from Volos. Excellent summer choice which gathers many people from Volos. Huge area, several decks. Open all day, by the sea, popular for swimming also. There is a dinner section. Beer 4€, Spirits 7€.</drink>
 
*<drink name="Mystique" alt="" address="" directions="Agria" phone="" url="http://www.valisresort.gr" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">excellent summer choice which gathers many people from Volos. Summer hotspot!</drink>
 
*<drink name="Mystique" alt="" address="" directions="Agria" phone="" url="http://www.valisresort.gr" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">excellent summer choice which gathers many people from Volos. Summer hotspot!</drink>
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</sleep>
 
</sleep>
 
*<sleep name="Minelksa Resort" alt="" address="Boulevard" directions="37010 Kala Nera" phone="2423022990" url="http://www.minelska.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Minelska Resort consists of two fully renovated, traditional mansions with in total six exclusive Suites that offer total comfort and privacy.</sleep>
 
*<sleep name="Minelksa Resort" alt="" address="Boulevard" directions="37010 Kala Nera" phone="2423022990" url="http://www.minelska.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Minelska Resort consists of two fully renovated, traditional mansions with in total six exclusive Suites that offer total comfort and privacy.</sleep>
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* <sleep name="Palio Eleotrivio" address="Agios Lavrentios" phone="+30-24280-96481" fax="+30-24280-96482" email="info@palioeleotrivio.com" url="http://www.palioeleotrivio.com"> Palio Eleotrivio Hotel is located next to a small river. It's large rooms are characterized by the warmth of combining wood and stone and the great care the owner showed in equipping them. </sleep>
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*<sleep name="Hotel Enalion" alt="" address="Boulevard " directions="37010 Kala Nera" phone="2423023285" url="http://www.enalion.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Pelion attracts as being a destination for every traveler. Enalion Hotel in Kala Nera is respectfully in harmony with the scenic surroundings and connects traditional hospitality together with luxury. Studios, double rooms, suites, cafe bar, restaurant, pool, only 20 m from the sandy beach with sunbeds and umbrellas.
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</sleep>
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*<sleep name="Minelksa Resort" alt="" address="Boulevard" directions="37010 Kala Nera" phone="2423022990" url="http://www.minelska.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Minelska Resort consists of two fully renovated, traditional mansions with in total six exclusive Suites that offer total comfort and privacy.</sleep>
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*<sleep name="Hotel Iliovolo" alt="" address="" directions="37010 Milies" phone="2423086777" url="http://www.iliovolo.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Hotel Iliovolo is a family-runned business and has been built in the traditional Pelioritic architectural style, with distinctive decorations of stone and wood. Rooms with and without fire place.</sleep>
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*<sleep name="Hotel Ilianna" alt="" address="" directions="37011 Portaria" phone="2428099489" url="http://www.ilianna.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">At the traditional village Portaria in the outstanding surroundings of Mount Pelion, Hotel Ilianna has been built with lots of passion and personal attention and is set in perfect harmony with the natural environment. Rooms with and without fireplace.</sleep>
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*<sleep name="Guesthouse Faidriades" alt="" address="" directions="37011 Portaria" phone="2428099236" url="http://www.faidriades.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Traditional guesthouse Faidriades is a family-runned business and has a long history of welcoming visitors of Portaria. Recently the guesthouse has been renovated and presents 5 comfortable rooms in harmony with the traditional environment.</sleep>
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*<sleep name="Sonia Studios" alt="" address="" directions="Platanidia" phone="2428094783" url="http://www.sonia-platanidia.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">In one of the most beautiful areas of Greece, at the Pelion Peninsula, you will find Sonia Studios in the traditional fishing village Platanidia at the Pagasitic Bay. The accommodation consists of 2 independent houses with in total 9 comfortable studios and is the perfect destination for a carefree holiday near the sea, in a non-touristic area.</sleep>
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*<sleep name="Seralis Hotel" alt="" address="" directions="37010 Koropi (Kala Nera)" phone="2423023132" url="http://www.seralis.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Seralis is set on 2000 m2 of land and has a beautiful, well maintained garden, the big center of our accommodation, which is designed in a way for guests to relax and to experience care free moments. Surrounded by palmtrees and sweet smelling flowers you can enjoy a coffee or drink at one of the many terraces with view at the pool, at the sea and at Mount Pelion.</sleep>
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*<sleep name="Platanofylla Studios &amp; Apartments" alt="" address="Kala Nera Pilion" directions="" phone="0030243022622" url="www.platanofylla.gr" checkin="14" checkout="11" price="" lat="" long="">We rent spacious, completely equipped apartments, duplex apartments, rooms to let and studios, all the year around. We offer several categories for all budgets. </sleep>
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*<sleep name="Irida House" alt="" address="Kala Nera Pilio" directions="" phone="00306977182833" url="www.irida-house.gr" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">The rental rooms “Irida” are located in the popular coastal resort of Kala Nera in Pelion, 18 km away from Volos, through the coastal road. </sleep>
  
 
===Camping===
 
===Camping===

Revision as of 08:37, 14 August 2012

Lefokastro beach

Mount Pelion (also spelt Pelio or Pelium; Greek, Modern: Πήλιο, Ancient/Katharevousa: Πήλιον) forms a hook-like peninsula between the Pagasetic Gulf and the Aegean Sea.

North West Pelion lies near the Pagasetic gulf.

The mountains are entirely forested, with beech, oak, maple and chestnut trees. Pelion is a tourist attraction throughout the year: the mountain includes trails and sidewalks for walking within small and large beaches with sand or pebbles.

Located near the city of Volos, in the prefecture of Magnesia.

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Villages

Get in

North West Pelion is the area of Pelion which is closest to Volos. There are frequently buses from Volos to most of the villages in that area.

Get around

satellite image of Pelio

The only way to get around is from Volos Interurban Bus Terminal ("Yperastiko KTEL") (KTEL Volou).

See

  • Kala Nera - Is. Trikeri Cruises, Pelion, 00306957255574, [1]. Daily cruises "Pagasitikos Boat Tour" with Dimitris and Panajotis. Right on time at 10.00 a.m Dimitris starts his trip with a restored fishing boat "Frideriki", with max. 25 people on board from Kala Nera

Do

  • Walk along the recognized hiking routes.

Beaches

There is a good variety of beaches on Pelion. The west side to the Pagasetic Gulf has smaller sandy beaches with calm waters.

  • Afisos, has 3 main beaches, on two of them there are organized facilities, popular among youth, including beach bars with music. Afissos beaches are considered among the best in North West Pelion.
  • Lefokastro, just after Afisos, has 4 beaches. The road from Afisos is narrow with high slopes, it can be difficult to drive if you find cars coming in the opposite direction. There is a much better road from the main road to Argalasti. First two beaches after Afissos have shallow waters.
  • Kato Gatzea, there is a nice beach in front of the campsites.

Buy

  • To Trainaki, Boulevard Kala Nera. Local sweets from Pelion, ceramics, handmade art, post cards, Greek recepies books and that special gift.

Eat

  • Paris (Taverna), Boulevard (Kala Nera), 2423022745, [2]. The well known Taverna Paris is situated at the boulevard of the seaside village Kala Nera. Two terraces give you a magnificent view over the beautiful Pagasitic Bay with the mountain scenery of the mainland. The pleasant and informal atmosphere make many locals as well as foreign visitors return time after time. Open from half April until October.


Drink

The most lively nightlife can found in Kato Lexonia, Kato Gatzea, Kala Nera and Afissos.

  • Mystique, (Agria), [3]. excellent summer choice which gathers many people from Volos. Summer hotspot!
  • Rivera. in Kato Gatzea 15km from Volos. Excellent summer choice which gathers many people from Volos. Huge area, several decks. Open all day, by the sea, popular for swimming also. There is a dinner section. Beer 4€, Spirits 7€.
  • Mystique, (Agria), [4]. excellent summer choice which gathers many people from Volos. Summer hotspot!
  • Cafe Bar Naftilos, Boulevard Kala Nera (right in front of the beach in the seaside village Kala Nera), 2423022329, [5]. Every day, all year. In the summer they can be at your service with umbrella's and sun beds on the beach. All is being served with passion and a big smile.

Sleep

Hotels

  • Santikos Mansion, Visitsa, +30-24230-86765 (, fax: +30-24230-86045), [6]. Santikos Mansion is situated in the Centre of the Mainland of Greece at the mountain of Pelion with a dominant view of Visitsa, one of the most picturesque villages in Greece. A panoramic uninterrupted view of Mediterranean sea follows the glittering stone roofs of the village houses.
  • Mikros Vorias, Portaria, +30-24280-99911 (), [7]. New built suites located at Portaria traditional greek village.
  • Hotel Enalion, Boulevard (37010 Kala Nera), 2423023285, [8]. Pelion attracts as being a destination for every traveler. ENALION Hotel in Kala Nera is respectfully in harmony with the scenic surroundings and connects traditional hospitality together with luxury. Studios, double rooms, suites, cafe bar, restaurant, pool, only 20 m from the sandy beach with sunbeds and umbrellas.
  • Minelksa Resort, Boulevard (37010 Kala Nera), 2423022990, [9]. Minelska Resort consists of two fully renovated, traditional mansions with in total six exclusive Suites that offer total comfort and privacy.
  • Palio Eleotrivio, Agios Lavrentios, +30-24280-96481 (, fax: +30-24280-96482), [10]. Palio Eleotrivio Hotel is located next to a small river. It's large rooms are characterized by the warmth of combining wood and stone and the great care the owner showed in equipping them.
  • Hotel Enalion, Boulevard (37010 Kala Nera), 2423023285, [11]. Pelion attracts as being a destination for every traveler. Enalion Hotel in Kala Nera is respectfully in harmony with the scenic surroundings and connects traditional hospitality together with luxury. Studios, double rooms, suites, cafe bar, restaurant, pool, only 20 m from the sandy beach with sunbeds and umbrellas.
  • Minelksa Resort, Boulevard (37010 Kala Nera), 2423022990, [12]. Minelska Resort consists of two fully renovated, traditional mansions with in total six exclusive Suites that offer total comfort and privacy.
  • Hotel Iliovolo, (37010 Milies), 2423086777, [13]. Hotel Iliovolo is a family-runned business and has been built in the traditional Pelioritic architectural style, with distinctive decorations of stone and wood. Rooms with and without fire place.
  • Hotel Ilianna, (37011 Portaria), 2428099489, [14]. At the traditional village Portaria in the outstanding surroundings of Mount Pelion, Hotel Ilianna has been built with lots of passion and personal attention and is set in perfect harmony with the natural environment. Rooms with and without fireplace.
  • Guesthouse Faidriades, (37011 Portaria), 2428099236, [15]. Traditional guesthouse Faidriades is a family-runned business and has a long history of welcoming visitors of Portaria. Recently the guesthouse has been renovated and presents 5 comfortable rooms in harmony with the traditional environment.
  • Sonia Studios, (Platanidia), 2428094783, [16]. In one of the most beautiful areas of Greece, at the Pelion Peninsula, you will find Sonia Studios in the traditional fishing village Platanidia at the Pagasitic Bay. The accommodation consists of 2 independent houses with in total 9 comfortable studios and is the perfect destination for a carefree holiday near the sea, in a non-touristic area.
  • Seralis Hotel, (37010 Koropi (Kala Nera)), 2423023132, [17]. Seralis is set on 2000 m2 of land and has a beautiful, well maintained garden, the big center of our accommodation, which is designed in a way for guests to relax and to experience care free moments. Surrounded by palmtrees and sweet smelling flowers you can enjoy a coffee or drink at one of the many terraces with view at the pool, at the sea and at Mount Pelion.
  • Platanofylla Studios & Apartments, Kala Nera Pilion, 0030243022622, [18]. checkin: 14; checkout: 11. We rent spacious, completely equipped apartments, duplex apartments, rooms to let and studios, all the year around. We offer several categories for all budgets.
  • Irida House, Kala Nera Pilio, 00306977182833, [19]. The rental rooms “Irida” are located in the popular coastal resort of Kala Nera in Pelion, 18 km away from Volos, through the coastal road.

Camping

  • Hellas, Kato Gatzea, +302423022267 (fax: -). just in front of a beach
  • Sikia (Fig-Tree), Kato Gatzea, +302423022279 (fax: -). just in front of the same beach as camping Hellas

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