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Pelion - The Train of Pelion The Train of Pelion
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Pelion - Milies Milies
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Pelion - Makrinitsa Makrinitsa
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Pelion - Portaria Portaria
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Pelion - Tsagkarada Tsagkarada
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Pelion - Zagora Zagora
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Pelion - Beaches of Pelion Beaches of Pelion
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Pelion - Pelion Ski Centre Pelion Ski Centre
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Pelion - Folk Art and History Museum of Pilion Folk Art and History Museum of Pilion
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Pelion - Worry Beads Museum in Portaria Worry Beads Museum in Portaria
Komboloi Museum
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Description: Between Pagassitikos Gulf and the Aegean Sea, in the northeast of Volos, Pelion rises imposingly with over 40 villages with unique architecture mansions, beautifully cobbled streets, historic churches and nature thrives. The whole mountain is overgrown with forests of beech, oak, chestnut, pines and firs. The lowland areas covered by apple and olive trees and dense undergrowth. According to mythology Pelion was home to the Centaurs, who were mythical creatures with the body of a horse from the waist down and human body from the waist up. From the most famous centaurs was Chiron, teacher of Jason. Pelion has fairly good roads and from Volos you can visit all the villages with relative ease. Excellent tourist infrastructure, picturesque villages, great trails, beautiful beaches, and a variety of activities focusing on nature offered year-round to visitors of Pelion. Ask at the ski resort the village's drink "water of immortality" in Pelion, swim in the wonderful beaches in the area and browse through the villages with the legendary "smudge". Whatever season you find yourself in Pelion one thing is certain: you will enjoy a wonderful holiday and the memories will accompany a life.

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