Afetes Village in Pelion

Afetes or Niaou, which was the name of the village in the old days, is a small, picturesque mountainous village 27km from Volos. It is built in the form of an amphitheatre with olive groves and the view of Afissos and the Pagasitic Gulf from here is magnificent.

Afetes Pelion

The large paved main square offers shade and cool under the plain trees in the hot summer months. There are two tavernas where you can enjoy a tasty meal.

On the other side of the square is the church of Ai-Yiannis, which was built by the architect Dimos Zapaniotis from Hipitos.

At the entrance to the village near to the main parking facilities, is a path that, if you follow it, will take you on a beautiful walk. This walk ends at the beach of Abovou in Afissos.

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Afetes Pelion
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Afetes Overview

Distance from: Volos 28km | Afissos 3km | Kala Nera 9km | Volos Airport 63km
Altitude: 246m
Nearest Beach: 3km
Accommodation: Few
Places to Eat: Few

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Afetes Useful Telephone Numbers

Afetes - Area Code 24230

Municipality - 24230 55440
Police - 24230 86222
Surgery - 24230 55068
Tourist Police - 24210 72421
Volos Hospital - 24210 27531