Volos - Pelion - Skiathos - 7 Days
Departures: 3/8, 7/8, 10/8, 14/8, 17/8, 21/8, 24/8
|3/8, 7/8, 10/8, 14/8, 17/8, 21/8, 24/8||LARNACA||THESSALONIKI||BLUE AIR||0B 5163||12:35 - 14:45|
|9/8, 13/8, 16/8, 20/8, 23/8, 27/8, 30/8,||ATHENS||THESSALONIKI||BLUE AIR||0B 5164||15:30 - 17:25|
|DATES||DOUBLE||SINGLE||TRIPLE||CHILD (Under 12)|
|3/8, 21/8, 24/8||€ 699||€ 905||N/A||€ 509|
|7/8, 10/8,14/8,17/8||€ 729||€ 935||N/A||€529|
Day 1: LARNACA- THESSALONIKI- VOLOS
Meeting at Larnaca airport and flight to Thessaloniki. Arrival, collection and departure for Volos with a stopover in the valley of Tempi. Accommodation at the fully renovated Aegli Hotel located in the most privileged location of Volos with unique views of the port. Free time for a first acquaintance and enjoy your dinner in the picturesque ouzo bars of the city, since Volos has a rich gastronomic interest
Day 2: THE MOUNTAINS OF THE CITY
After breakfast we will have an interesting route to some of the 24 Pelion villages. The first stop in Chania will be the highest village of Pelion, we will continue to Makryrrachi or the village of flowers, we will take a walk in the square and we will worship at the church of Ag. Ioannis Prodromou. Next stop is Anilio (a village that the sun does not see in winter), a walk in the small picturesque square and a visit to the church of Agios Athanasios with one of the best baroque wood-carved iconostasis in Pelion and Kissos with dense vegetation. Next is the charming Tsagarada, with a unique view of the Aegean. We continue to Portaria, and Makrinitsa the "Balcony of Pelion". We will walk to the main square with the centuries-old plane trees, we will worship in the church of Agios Ioannis the Forerunner, we will quench our thirst from the marble fountain "Immortal water" with the lion-shaped taps. We will enjoy our coffee and the dazzling view and return to our hotel.
Day 3: TRIKALA- METEORA- KALAMPAKA- ELATI- PYLI
Breakfast and departure for Trikala, in ancient times it was called Trikki and was known as the homeland of Asclepius. It is a beautiful city, most of which is winding. During the tour we will see the Central Bridge, the city's Fortress, the Kursum Mosque, the old town consisting of the Varoussi and Manavika districts, the train station, the courthouse and the metal bridge over the Litheos River.Free time for coffee and we continue to Meteora, a landscape that enchants with natural rocks and for the monasteries located on the outskirts of the rocks. We will make the next stop in Kalambaka for an optional meal. On our return to Volos we will stop at two mountainous picturesque villages of Pindos, Elati and for the Gate with the 12th century Byzantine church. Return to our hotel and free time.
Day 4: VOLOS
Breakfast and day are free for swimming in one of the seaside villages or shopping.
Day 5: SKIATHOS
Breakfast and departure for Achilles from where we will take the boat for the cruise, enjoying the way the picturesque coasts of Northern Evia and the South side of Pelion. Arrival in the city of Skiathos. We have enough time to get to know the island of Papadiamantis and enjoy our walk in its picturesque streets. Then we will board on boat to Koukounaries, the largest and most beautiful beach of Skiathos to enjoy our swim. Those who wish will stay in the city and by bus we will visit the Monastery of Evangelistria, we will tour the island and we will end up in Koukounaries to get the return boat. On the way back there are various events that all passengers can have fun until we arrive at the port. Return to Volos late in the afternoon. Enjoy the magic of the nightlife of Volos. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: SOUTHERN VILLAGE
After breakfast we will see a different natural landscape, since we will get to know the seaside summer resorts of Pelion. Here the arbutus and olive groves are superior, while the environment is strongly reminiscent of an island. We will visit the coastal Milina a beautiful village with unique beaches and crystal clear sea. Argalasti, a village in Kefalochori, built on a fertile plateau, with a rich history, with the great Costas Varnalis spending part of his life in this beautiful village.The amphitheater Afissos, in its square, is washed away by the water from the spring where the Argonauts drank water during the tradition, just before they started their journey to the distant Colchis. Finally in Kala Nera we will have free time for lunch and swimming. Return in the afternoon to our hotel.
Day 7: VOLOS-PALAIOS PANTELEIMONAS-THESSALONIKI-LARNAKA
Βreakfast and then we say goodbye to Volos. On the way to Thessaloniki airport we will stop at the beautiful Old Panteleimon which is "hanging" on the slopes of Olympus and at first glance will enchant you. Free time to walk on the cobbled streets with the stone houses, drink your coffee in the square with the age-old plane trees or worship in the church of Agios Panteleimon. We complete our trip with our arrival early in the afternoon at the airport, with our luggage loaded with rare colors from Greek nature.