Tsagarada, one of the most picturesque villages of Pelion is located 54 km away from Volos and is situated at an altitude of 450 meters above the sea level.
It consists of four districts, the names of which come from the churches located at each district’s central square. The four districts and corresponding names of the four churches are Saints Taxiarches, Agia Paraskevi - where the famous plane tree of a thousand years still grows, St. Stefanos and St. Kyriaki.
Around the four squares of Tsagarada village, with their churches, visitors can wander around and discover all the quaint cobblestone paths one by one, the traditional Pelion mansions with their impressive architecture and almost every beautiful corner of nature, overlooking the Aegean Sea.
Beyond the imposing and green valleys with chestnut trees and lush vegetation, visitors can enjoy the two famous beaches of Magnesia.
At a distance of 8 km, lies the pebbled beach of Fakistra, known for its turquoise clear waters and its proximity to the Cave of the Secret School. Just 7 km away, one can visit the famous beach of Mylopotamos, a place of unique beauty. Swimming in Mylopotamos beach is a must for every visitor. The beautiful green nature dynamically meets the deep blue colour of the sea, combined with local flavours of food and wine, creating the perfect experience of seaside relaxation.
Another 7 km away from Tsagarada is the cosmopolitan Aghios Ioannis. Its tourist infrastructure makes it the beating heart of fun in northeastern Pelion. The beach of Aghios Ioannis is also ideal for swimming and has been awarded with a blue flag. Visitors can also keep up with their sightseeing by renting a boat, sea bicycle or canoe.
Other famous beaches are the "Papa Nero", the well known beach of Damouchari where the movie of Mama Mia was filmed, and Plaka Beach. Area attractions are the chapels of Aghios Georgios and Ai-Giannakis, the monastery of Aghios Giannis and the rich exhibits of the Folklore Museum of Aghios Dimitrios.
Just a short distance from Pelion, Skiathos is one of the most beautiful islands of Sporades. The 12 Months Luxury Resort can take care of your Skiathos-escape by arranging a sea taxi hire.