The 10 most beautiful beaches of Pelion
Turquoise waters, rich vegetation that almost touches the sea and a wild, “divine” beauty. This is the triptych of the idyllic beaches of the “mythical” Pelion, the summer residence of the 12 gods of Olympus and the hometown of the Centaurs. In the list below, we chose the 10 most beautiful beaches in Pelion. The beaches of Pelion, both on the Aegean Sea and on the side of Pagasitikos are famous for their clear blue waters. There are beaches for all tastes: quiet or cosmic, organized or not, with sand or pebble.
The most famous and perhaps the most beautiful beach of Pelion, Mylopotamos has an exotic aura. The golden sand combined with the fine white pebbles, the turquoise waters and the rock that cuts the beach in two, create a very loving beach.
Agioi Saranta are ideal for diving in the turquoise waters and for relaxation in the golden sand and fine white pebbles. There is a bar and a tavern on the beach where you can relax. At the beach, you will meet “Kalogeros”, a big rock from which the most daring dive.
The wild beauty of Damouchari seduces visitors with its crystal clear waters and white, pebbled pebbles, known as “krokales”. The beach was chosen for the movie Mamma Mia.
Within walking distance of Agios Ioannis, you can find the beautiful Papa Nero Beach. With a unique scenery of golden sand, crystal clear Aegean waters and a lush landscape that gives it an exotic aura. The beach is organized with umbrellas and sun loungers, while after your swim, the taverns along the beach offer good sea food.
It belongs to Southeastern Pelion and the visitor can reach the beach by following the road to Argalasti, then the road to Xinovrisi and after another 4km you will see the characteristic beach of Potistika, with the big rocks in the sea where many swimmers climb for dives.
The wild and imposing beauty of Fakistra gives it without a doubt a place on every list of the best beaches of Pelion. In fact, the Guardian has recently included it in the list of the best beaches in the world.
A distinctively charming beach with shallow, clear waters and imposing scattered rocks. The beach is not organized and is within walking distance of the village of Lyri.
In the homonymous village of Pelion, the organized beach of Horefto features crystal blue waters, golden sand and endless views of the horizon. You can choose either a store that has deck chairs or be isolated on a free spot on the beach.
Another beautiful and cosmopolitan beach of Pelion, Agios Ioannis is one of the most beloved beaches in the area, with golden sand, white pebbles and crystal clear waters. Close to the homonymous village, Agios Ioannis Beach is fully organized, and along with your dives you can also enjoy water sports.
It is a small sandy beach with a small pebbles. Access to the beach is relatively difficult and there are paths that connect it to the neighboring beaches.