Afissos is an amphitheatrically built graphic village of Pelion with splendid summer climate and a large variety of flavours and delicacies in the taverns and the bars that are found on its coastal the road overlooking the Pagasitikos bay. The city of Volos is 25 km far from Afissos and Volos airport 50 km.
It is a picturesque little village, which is cicled by three beautiful beaches known as Kallifteri, Lagoudi and Abovos.
In the ancient times it was famous for the exceptional quality of its water. it is said that "Argo" sailed in Afissos port to supply water before setting off for its distant voyage to Colchis. What causes the amazement of the visitor are the mansions built at the beginning of the 20th century.
Evergreen and blossomed, with calm waters and vivid tourist presence in the summer period, Afissos is an ideal destination for holidays and short excursions in the nearby Pelion villages.
The area combines the calmness, necessary for familial holidays, and the intense nightlife for those who seek it.
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