Afissos (25KM from Volos) is a holiday resort centre situated on a hillside amongst olive groves. A charming wide beach comprising of three sandy bays, all of which are surrounded by trees.
Afissos has alredy become famous for its clear waters.
It is believed that the «Argo» the ship of Jason and the Argonauts, used this little harbour of Afissos to supply itself with water for their expedition.
It is also attractive for the great number of traditional old houses built at the beginning of the 20th century. Things in Afissos are easy-going while providing a choice of night life. Ideal for relaxing and enjoyable family holidays.
Two pebble beaches (Lagoudi and Abovos) and one sandy (Kallifteri). Water sports available include water-skiing, 'bananas' and windsurfing. Alternatively, one may choose a walk along the peaceful waterside paths that lead along the coast from Afissos, building up an appetite prior to sampling the local delicacies offered in the town's excellent tavernas.
Afissos is the ideal location for exploration, combined with local friendly hospitality, pleasant beaches and enjoyable nightlife, it is an excellent choice for those seeking to gain a real feel for Pilion.