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Mount Pelion

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5-Night Pelion Peninsula Private Tour to Thermophylae and Meteora from Athens
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3-Day Pelion Peninsula Private Tour from Athens
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4-Day Private Tour from Athens: Pelion Peninsula with Thermophylae and Meteora

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Perfect for adventurers, photographers and hikers

I visit Pelion every year. It is a hidden gem in Greece. It is not easy to get to which is why it retains so much of its authentic character. You will feel like you have... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 January 2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

I visit Pelion every year. It is a hidden gem in Greece. It is not easy to get to which is why it retains so much of its authentic character. You will feel like you have stepped back in time visiting the villages in Pelion. The hiking is breath-taking, the beaches unencumbered by masses of tourists and the food in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

beautiful beaches without crowd of people, peaceful place and a small lovely village with excellent restaurants

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Mount Pelion was a total surprise for me. The mountain is majestic, covered by huge sweet chestnut and plane trees, with apple and pear trees further down and, at sea level, olive groves which stretch right down to the water. At the top there is a ski resort with an unbeatable view of the Pagasitic Gulf on one side and... More 

2 Thank ElizaTowns
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Do NOT miss the chance to visit some of the most iconic landscapes and idyllic beaches you will ever see. Perfect for calm easygoing holidays or adventure enthusiasts, the mountain offers breathtaking landscapes and crystal clear waters.

Thank Keramidas D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Mount Pelion offer the traveller everything imaginable. The area has astounding natural beauty, infinite variety and is suitable for visiting all year round. In the summer its beaches rival the very best in Greece, while at the same time it's possible to escape to the cool shade of the mountain for walks or many other activities. Pelion offers everything from... More 

1 Thank Frixos
Chesham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

stayed for 1 night in Portaria on our way to Thessaloniki- what an amazing place and excellent traditional food.

1 Thank PeterMaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

I have visited Pelion many times in the past years. We always go to Lafkos to stay there in a house of friends. Pelion is an area protected by the EU for it's unique fauna and flora. You can go into the mountains or enjoy the lovely beaches at the pagasetic gulf or at the aegean coast.

1 Thank Sam L
Thessaloniki, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Mountain: yes Picturesque mountain villages: yes Beautiful beaches: yes Large town: yes Forests: yes Ski centre: yes Amazing restaurants and tavernas: yes Fishing villages: yes It goes on and on. In a nutshell, Mount Pelion has everything your heart desires. If you visit one place in Greece, it should be this.

2 Thank James_Vlake
Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

The combination of mountains and sea is hard to beat. Pelion has both and more and as such is rightly renowned as one of the loveliest parts of Greece. Athenians have long headed there to escape the summer heat of the capital and enjoy the snow that blankets the summit in winter (there’s even a ski centre). Tourists from all... More 

6 Thank wucie
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best and most beautiful areas in Greece. We have visited many times over nearly 40 years. It has the Aegean to the east and the Pagasitikos Gulf to the west. The Aegean is frequently windy, so bathing is not always possible but the Pagasitikos Gulf is usually quite calm if not as clean. The mountains... More 

4 Thank Paul B

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