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Eparchiaki Odos Portarias-Makrinitsas 16, Portaria, Volos 370 11, Greece
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Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

It’s a picturesque but tiring ascending. Visitors have to be properly dressed. Avoid descending, there is a local road to return into Portariá.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stasa_al
Reviewed December 12, 2018

The road to a water source "mana", a 20-minute uphill path in the forest between a stream and old plane trees. 8 wooden bridges adorn the path to the first clearing next to the cosmopolitan Portaria

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PelionMG
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Visited first time in july and it was great.The trees where full the temperature was all you needed to cool down the trail is a bit short but beautiful.Great for a short break for coffee etc

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

In the land of Jason and the Argonauts comes an even more mystical legend, the centaur. Half man half horse they were roaming free according to local legend in a mountain top village called Pelion. Volos in Greece is the largest port and town in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Yusuf P
Reviewed August 24, 2018

we were a 3 generation group of all ages from baby to grandparents. All of us enjoyed the walk very much. The scenery is delightful, running water, shady, beautiful trees. The hike is not difficult so everyone can enjoy it. Even tho it was a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Gabriel L
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

A little boring, monotonous trail. Not very interesting for teens, and also for younger kids. The advantages are lots of shade and cold streams. Very nice for a hot day

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Benny P
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

The path takes you alongside of stream of water and small waterfalls. Very peacefull walk just outside the village. Not hard and can be done with children.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 924sashav
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

When nature has something ready-made for you the only thing you need to do is visit. Nice easy walk next to a stream. Perfect for the summer, at least ten degrees cooler than street level. Some looking after is necessary.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ACCOMINSPECTOR
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Beautifull walks along old donkey roads. Green hills, bays, streams and beaches. Drinkable water almost everywhere.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Willem S
Reviewed May 13, 2018

The Centaur's Path is a short hike of about 40 minutes round trip, in a beautiful scenery in the woods, with a winding stream, wooden bridges, and stone paths. The hike starts at the exit of the village Portaria. At the end of the hike...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Diana B
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Response from NikosHourvou | Reviewed this property |
just walk. after all you want to be a little active. it's less than 5 km(3 miles) between the two villages and the road is to easy for all ages
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