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Platanidia, Ano Lechonia, Kato Lechonia, Agios Minas are in Northwest Pelion. Since these villages are close to each other, they are considered as a single travel destination

Understand[edit]

Get in[edit]

There are frequently urban buses from Volos (KTEL Volou). Details on buses, can be found online here

Get around[edit]

See[edit]

17th Century Pelion Tower at Ano Lechonia
  • 17th Century Pelion Tower, Ano Lechonia. It used to be the Russian consulate during 17th Century, for this wider area of the Ottoman Empire.

Do[edit]

The steam train travelling to Milies.
Ano Lechonia train station
  • The Little Train of Pelion (Moutzouris), Ano Lechonia, +30 24210 39723. Take a steam train journey to Milies. A little train’s fascinating story and the mythical tales of Mt. Pelion, all combined in a single journey. This historical train that used to operate the whole route between Volos and Milies is literally running on the tracks of history.

Buy[edit]

  • 1 Express Market, Kato Lechonia, +30 2428 093734. Small Super Market

Eat[edit]

  • 1 Kostas Tavern (Ταβέρνα Κώστας), Malaki, +30 242 809 3250.
  • 2 O Takis (Ο Τάκης), Kato Lechonia, +302428301220. Pizza, Souvlaki, home delivery.

Drink[edit]

  • 1 Karnagio (On Kato Lechonia, turn south, there is a sign).

Sleep[edit]

  • [dead link] Sonia Studios, Platanidia (Platanidia), +30 2428094783. The accommodation consists of 2 independent houses with in total 9 comfortable studios and is the perfect destination for a carefree holiday near the sea, in a non-touristic area.
  • 1 Villa Ambrosia, Πλατανίδια, +30 6999966669.

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