The charming coastal village of Kalamos, on the Pagasitic Gulf, is situated 46 km from the city of Volos, and just 6 km from the large neighbouring village of Argalasti. Its wonderful and inspiring setting make it a perfect place for relaxing holidays in the Pelion peninsula.
Kalamos is a perfect place to be based in Pelion, and offers easy access to all the other interesting and beautiful destinations around the peninsula.
There is a small river right next to our hotel here in Kalamos, which is used to dock small boats. Any of our customers who may have their own boat are more than welcome to dock there boats here as well.
All along the coast of the Pagasitic Gulf, which is where Kalamos is, you will come across charming resorts varying in size. There are some truly wonderful beaches here, where you can enjoy perfect moments during the hot summer months, and soak up the very friendly local atmosphere.
Pelion is a wonderful destination for your holidays in Greece, and it is one of the places where you can enjoy perfect holidays all year round.
During the summer months, the coastal resorts and villages are popular with visitors from both al over Greece, as well as the rest of the world. Pelion is home to some of the most beautiful and cleanest beaches in Greece, and the waters in both the Pagasitic Gulf and the along the coast of the Aegean are perfect.
As well as being a very popular summer destination in Greece, Pelion is also extremely popular and full of life during the winter months. The famous ski centre of Agriolefkes on Mount Pelion is one of the most beautiful and unique ski centres in Greece, and as well as providing top quality ski and winter sports facilities, it also provides some simple stunning panoramic views all across the peninsula.
Pelion is a perfect holiday destination for all of the family, and for visitors of all ages. There is so much to see and do, that you will be spoilt for choice. As well as having some of the most inspiring and beautiful scenery in Greece, there are also many places that one can visit.
All across Pelion are many churches and monasteries that are well worth visiting, and have some very beautiful frescoes and icons inside.
The church of Agia Marina in Kissos is the most famous in Pelion, and one that everyone who visits here should see. There are also several small museums and traditional houses and mansions in Pelion that are worth visiting.
For those with a little more adventure inside them, there are a range of activities that visitors can enjoy, from horse riding, to diving, sailing, mountain climbing, trekking and many others.
There is also the famous Pelion steam train, which takes you on a wonderful journey across the mountains and stone bridges, and provides a perfect day out. This unique train journey should not be missed, and is something every visitor to Pelion should take.
This is one of the things that makes Pelion such a perfect destination. There will always be something that everyone can enjoy, and whether you are looking for a relaxing and tranquil holiday, or one filled with action and adventure, Pelion will not disappoint.
Pelion is often refered to the "Playground of the Gods", and upon visiting this unique region of Greece, you will come to understand just why the Gods made Pelion their places of both fun and relaxation.