Pelion is the perfect holiday destination for those who enjoy the natural elements that make places such as this so beautiful and unique. With the crystal blue waters of the Aegean Sea and the Pagasitic Gulf, the rich vegetation and greenery and the dominating mountains, Pelion is a place where one can easily find peace and harmony.
This isn't to say that those who enjoy active and adventurous holidays should head elsewhere. Pelion has a whole range of activities that visitors can enjoy, from ski and winter sports, hiking, mountain climbing, horse riding and water sports.
Whatever type of holiday you are looking for, you can be confident that you will find it in Pelion. It is a place where old traditions and modern tourism meet perfectly, providing a unique destination in which to enjoy truly special holidays.
"Margianou Apartaments" are found in the southwest side of the Pelion peninsula approx. 400 meters from Kalamos beach on the Pagasitic gulf.
The closest village is Argalasti that is 6 km from our apartments (10 mins) and the closest city is Volos which is 40 km (50 mins) from Argalasti. Volos is the capitol city of Magnesia.
It is located at the foot hill of Mount Pelion and is 25 km from Anhialos Airport, 325 km (4 hrs) from Athens and 215 km (3hrs) from Thessaloniki.
In Argalasti you will find all kinds of shops, super markets, bank ATM’s, traditional tavernas, while in the neighboring villages of Milina and Afissos you will find restaurants, cafe bars and much more. Spring and summer is ideal season to visit this part of Pelion, where the colors are in complete harmony with the blue sea and sky. The images of the Pelion scenery will be at every step you take and will compliment your holidays in the best way.
All over the coast of the Pelion peninsula are an amazing collection of beautiful beaches, each of which is the perfect place to relax and enjoy during the hot summer months.
Along the coast of the Pagasitic Gulf, as well as the beaches around Kalamos, you can also enjoy some of the other nearby beaches such as those found in Kala Nera, Afissos, Milina and several others.
With easy access from Kalamos, the beaches along the coast of the Pagasitic Gulf are there to be explored.
There are also many other wonderful beaches that you can enjoy along the eastern coast of Pelion where the blue waters of the Aegean Sea can be found.
Some of the most popular beaches here include Agios Ioannis, Milopotamos and various others.
Kalamos also makes an excellent base from which visitors can explore the beautiful Pelion peninsula and visit some of the many other interesting and picturesque villages, such as the famous Portaria, Tsagarada and Makrinitsa.
There are also many activities that you can enjoy including a ride on the famous steam train of Pelion, which is the ideal way to appreciate and enjoy the natural beauty that thrives in this unique part of Greece.