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Lovely way to see the countryside

We had read the reviews here and were keen to try this outing and tried to phone to make a booking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarah G
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Traditional train

As referred to the title,it is a traditional and old train.It is called Moutzouris.It was designed... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2018
_EiriniKlf_
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Ethniki Odos Volou Neochoriou, Ano Lechonia, Volos 373 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had read the reviews here and were keen to try this outing and tried to phone to make a booking as suggested. Unfortunately, there was no answer to the number given and in the end we visited the station in Ano Lechonia. This was...More

1  Thank Sarah G
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

As referred to the title,it is a traditional and old train.It is called Moutzouris.It was designed by Evaristo De Chirico,father of the renowned painter Giorgio De Chirico.Nowadays,it is used for tourists to take a ride on it.Its destination is a village in Mountain Pelion called...More

4  Thank _EiriniKlf_
Reviewed May 19, 2018

We went in early May 2018 and were unlucky enough to be there on a very rainy day. Never-mind, the scenery is stunning and there's a couple of decent tavernas when you get to the village ( a fair walk up the hill from the...More

2  Thank scubanut123
Reviewed April 9, 2018

The Pelion Railway is located nearby Milies centre. You can walk by the side of the railways and explore tha amazing landscape. It is an excellent walk for families and couples, especially during spring.

2  Thank Yiannisskg
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Excellent route with bridges and tunels passing beside the forest.The view is astonishing , I believe that's the best highlight of south Pelion.

2  Thank Gerasimos L
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Well, the cost is not logical.... the view is good but not super. I would not do this again. Much better things to do...

1  Thank christosPashiardis
Reviewed October 23, 2017

What an experience!!! I was not so optimistic when my wife told me to do the route with the old train in Pelion. I was wrong! It was a unique experience! Excellent view, and very nice crossings. I felt that i was in another age!!!...More

3  Thank GeorgeKape
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

I made the trip at the end of August 2017 and the engine was a diesel (but a cleverly designed steam engine lookalike). Nevertheless, the trip and the scenery were great but I hope the stem engines will not be left to rust away like...More

1  Thank 888Markus
Reviewed August 30, 2017

very nice ride. good experience with the kids. the view is great and the ride is slow and easy. there is a bit smell of the steams at the first trail. one way is more than enough. it is nice to start at milies as...More

1  Thank Malberman
Reviewed August 25, 2017

A gentle ride through a beautiful landscape. Strongly recommend standing at the end of a carriage rather than having a seat.In the summer it is advisable to phone and book in advance.

1  Thank Mikeandga
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Response from Yiannisskg | Reviewed this property |
Departing from - summer season: 11:00 από Ανω Λεχώνια για Μηλιές 16:00 από Μηλιές για Ανω Λεχώνια - during winter: 11:00am departing from Ano Lehonia, arriving to Milies. 16:00pm Milies to Ano Lehonia. Train runs Saturday... More
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mikpikar
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Response from RendersE | Reviewed this property |
Indeed easy to find at Ano Lechonia at the pharmacy on the traffic lights on the coast road. Free parking. Start at 10.00 in the morning. You can also take the train at 15.00 in Milies and drive down and take a taxi back.
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