PORTARIA (14KM from Volos)A lovely village overlooking the Pagasitikos bay, surrounded by trees and flowers which are in abundance. lt is a real balcony, where you can admire the fascinating sea - view and the other villages set lower down. Portaria has established itself as a favorite amongst Pelion visitors.
In the country side, in Karavos district there are plenty of waterfalls. The Byzantine monastery of Prodromos is situated at the top of the village. It is worth saying that the cultural activities are organized and maintained in the area as the people in the village reconstruct these customs every year.
The most popular one that takes place every year is the traditional "Pelion" wedding