Destination guide

The cozy area of Pelion awaits your stay

The countryside and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Pelion. This relaxing city allures visitors with its horseback riding and cafés. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Pelion

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Pelion has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Damouchari Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Pelion Ski Centre (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Agios Ioannis Beach (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Pelion

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Pelion. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fakistra Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Abovos Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Mylopotamos Beach (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Tsagarada Plane Tree (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Damouchari Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Agios Ioannis Beach (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)

Traveling to and around Pelion

The nearest airport is in Skiathos (JSI-Skiathos Island National), located 20.9 mi (33.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Volos (VOL), which is 21.9 mi (35.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Pelion?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 608 holiday lettings near Pelion. From 196 Villas to 153 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pelion for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Pelion?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Pelion. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Volos: 335 holiday homes
  • Skopelos: 533 holiday homes
  • Volos Port: 345 holiday homes
  • Mediterranean Sea: 450,718 holiday homes
  • Greece Mainland: 11,133 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Pelion! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Pelion?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Pelion with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Volos: 335 holiday lettings
  • Almyros: 353 holiday lettings
  • Almiros: 62 holiday lettings
  • Istiea Edipsos: 99 holiday lettings
  • Stylida: 47 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.