Attractions in Pelion
Pelion, Greece is the perfect year-round destination offering a plethora of attractions and activities for visitors. Its beautiful villages, stunning turquoise beaches, and unique mountain-and-sea setting have preserved the region's culture and architecture. If you're seeking adventure, Pelion has it all - orienteering, hiking, biking, and even skiing during the winter months. According to Greek mythology, Pelion was home to the Centaur, a half-human, half-horse monster that dwelt in the highlands. Marvel at the Church of the Taxiarchs, a noteworthy sight located in Milies. On the east side of the peninsula, you'll find a variety of stunning beaches with crystal blue waters, including Agios Ioannis, Papa Nero, Fakistra, and Mylopotamos. Don't miss the renowned Moutzouris steam train, a major attraction in Pelion still in operation today with a fascinating backstory, and a crucial part of Pelion's growth. Discover more must-see places for sightseeing in Pelion by using the convenient filter above to search by category and location. Plan your visit today and experience the magic of Pelion, Greece!