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Mystras Day Trip from Costa Navarino
"The route is spectacular as we will cross the famous mountain of Taygetos so full of myths and traditions. Passing through ravines tunnels caves and green forests we will have the opportunity to get to know each other better in order to adjust our tour to your travel needs.Our first stop for photos will be in Keadas. This was where the Ancient Spartans would bring newborn sick child in order to avoid the  continuation of defective genes to protect their proud and perfect race.During our trip you will learn everything about the foundation of the castle town of Mystras
From EUR350.00
 
Ancient Messene Day Trip from Costa Navarino
"We will pick you up from your hotel preferably in the morning and in almost an hour and a half we will be in Ithomi hill where Ancient Messene is located.During our trip you will have the oportunity to enjoy the stunning scenery and learn about the myths traditions and secrets of the area.Our first stop will be at the source of village Mauromati. We will recount of the legend that reveals the name of the village: a myth that reaches back to the years of ancient Greeks’ mythology and is related to the the famous General from Ancient Thiva who founded the city of Ancient Messene on the ruins of Ancient Ithomi. Ruins that were the result of the Spartans’ invasion.Just above the ancient city Nikos’ traditional coffee shop
From EUR250.00
 
Vergina Half Day Private Tour from Thessaloniki
"To the south of River Haliacmon in the “land of Macedon” as described by Herodotus on the foothills of Pieria the ancient “Macedonian mount” lays Aigai the first city of Macedon
From EUR220.00

More Things to Do in Volos

Sailing Cruises in Historic Yacht

We went on a 10 day sailing cruise to the Sporades. The company does shorter packages - a week to Evia and even day trips in summer (I think). The boat was totally beautiful - all wooden and inside it...
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Anna1963
Nov 28, 2012

Monastaries in Meteora

These are amazing, working monastaries perched on the top of rugged crags and columns of rock.The road from Volos to the Meteora is a long coach ride ---but it is worth the effort!Fitness level needed...
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crazyman2
Jul 30, 2012

Argo

The ancient Greek Mythology talks about a ship mission from Iolkos (ancient Volos) to Kolhida (Krimaia of the Black Sea), organised by the hero Jason, who took with him the best and strongest men of...
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StefanosS
May 02, 2003

National Marine Park of Alonissos

Visit the National Marine Park of Alonissos island. It is a protected sea area of high beauty, habitat of many rare species, mainly the Mediterranean seal, and an underwater museum of shipwrecks!...
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StefanosS
May 02, 2003

The Folklor Centre "Kitsos Makris"

Visit the Folklor Centre "Kitsos Makris", a museum that belongs to the University of Thessaly.It comprises the complete personal collection of professor Kitsos Makris: 4,000 books, 4,000 photos, 2,500...
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StefanosS
May 02, 2003

Meteora

Rent a car and drive to the monasteries at Meteora.The monasteries are built on the top of steep rocks. The scenery is beautifull and some of the monasteries can be visited.More pics in the travelogue...
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tompt
Oct 28, 2002
 
 
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Archaelogical sites

Visit the archaelogical sites near Volos :- The prehistoric settlement of Dimini (6,5 km) dating from 4000-1200BC.- Sesklo (13 km), with the remains of the oldest Acropolis in Greece (6000 BC).-...
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Oct 28, 2002

SWIMMING, SUNBATHING

An organized beach front cafe, serves coffee and cocktails all day and night long. The service is excellent as well as the scenery. The waters are crystal clear.
diadiktyo
Dec 13, 2011

The Archaeological Museum

Visit the Archaeological Museum of Volos. There are findings dated 6,000 years BC ! Look for some photos of the findings in my Travelogue.
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StefanosS
Oct 13, 2003

Mount Olympos

Great natural beauty. If you drive up north from Volos you reach the sacred mountain Olympos. It is a paradise for hikers and nature lovers.
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Aug 17, 2003

Volos Archaelogical Museum

A nice museum, with artefacts from the Dimini and Sesklo sites, dating from the neolithic culture. But also with art from later date. The building is dating from 1907.
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tompt
Sep 12, 2002

Kala Nera (good water)

Octopus being tenderized before selling it to the local restaurantsCheck out my Travelogue
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10eke
Aug 25, 2002

Top Hotels in Volos

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1 Plastira Street, Volos, Thessaly, 38222, Greece
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Xenofontos Str & Thrakon, Vólos, 383 33, Greece
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Argonauton 24, Vólos, 38222, Greece
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Ag. Nikolaous 1, Vólos, 380 01, Greece
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1 Mela at Argonafton, Vólos, Greece
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Solonos 9, Vólos, 38333, Greece
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"Volos, where the Greeks go"
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"Volos, Pilio and the environs"
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"Volos, Pilio"
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"Alonaki Beach, Aiolia Beach Bar-cafe"
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"History of Volos"
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