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Travel Guide to the beautiful region of Pelion
Pelion - Pilio - Pelio - Pilion: Though there are many ways of spelling the name, they all relate to this unique and beautiful region in Greece that is a perfect destination for holidays throughout the year.
The beautiful Pelion peninsula is situated in the prefecture of Magnesia in Thessaly, Central Greece, and offers visitors memories and holidays that they will never forget.
Stunning scenery, luscious nature, silky sandy beaches, crystal clear sea, the snow capped mountain, spring water falls, winding cobble-stoned paths, ... all images that will stay with you forever and be cherished whenever you think back to your time spent here in Pelion.
Scattered across the Peninsula are over 70 Pelion villages, all varying in size, from the famous mountainous villages of Tsagarada, Portaria and Zagora, to the beautiful coastal resorts of Kala Nera, Milina and Platanias. Pelion is full of magic and scenes of extreme beauty, and is the ideal destination to visit all year round.
During the summer there are many lovely beaches where you can visit, with sparkling crystal clean waters and golden sandy beaches. The blue waters of the Pagasitic Gulf and Aegean Sea are simply superb, and are perfect for bathing, watersports and relaxation.
Pelion is also cooler than other parts of Greece during the summer, especially, the more mountainous villages.
During the winter, there is the famous ski center of Agriolefkes near the village of Hania, where as well as as offering top class skiing facilities, you can enjoy many other winter activities such as snowboarding, and artillery ski.
Around Pelion ® is full with all of the information you will need for your holidays and travel in Pelion.
We are also delighted to have joined forces with the Pelion Directory, bringing you a complete directory of businesses, services, entertainment and travel listings for the whole of Pelion and Volos.
Pelion is a perfect destination for weddings in Greece and there are lots of beautiful locations all around the peninsula that are ideal for your special day. If you are looking for wedding planners in Greece then check out what Exclusive Wedding Tales can offer, as they can provide wedding service for all over Greece including Pelion.
On Around Pelion ®, you will find detailed information of nearly every village in Pelion, hotel and accommodation listings, history, beaches, churches, useful phones numbers, photos, travel information and much more. We are sure you will find this web site an invaluable tool for planning your journey.
They say that Pelion was chosen by the Gods for their playground. When you visit this amazing region of Greece, you will certainly see that the Gods indeed had impeccable taste.
The Skyros Shipping Co have announced that there will be a ferry service from the port of Volos connecting to the island of Skyros, as well as the Sporades islands of Skiathos, Skopelos and Alonissos. Visit www.sne.gr for more information about these ferry routes.
Suggested Hotels and Accommodation in Pelion Greece
Below you will find a selection of suggested accommodation and hotels that we recommend for your holidays and vacations in the beautiful Pelion peninsula