Afissos Village in Pelion
This is a summer resort, 25km from Volos, situated by the sea. According to legend, Afissos was where Jason and the Argonauts stopped for water, before continuing their journey to Colhida.
Afissos is built in the form of an amphitheatre with large olive groves. It is also a well organised village for tourist facilities. In the resort, you can find restaurants, tavernas, fish tavernas, coffee places and bars.
Before the entrance to the resort is the beautiful large and sandy beach Kallifteri. Afissos is the perfect destination in Pelion for relaxing holidays during the summer months, and makes an ideal base from which visitors can easily explore other parts of the Pelion Peninsula.
Distance from: Volos 27km | Kala Nera 10km | Afetes 3km | Volos Airport 62km
Beaches: Kalifteri, Lagoudi & Abovos
Places to Eat: Lots
Cafe Bars: Lots
Other Facilities: ATM
Afissos Useful Telephone Numbers
Afissos - Area Code 24230
Municipality - 24230 55440
Police - 24230 86222
Surgery - 24230 55068
Boat Cruises - 24220 91273 Tourist Police - 24210 72421
Volos Hospital - 24210 27531