Tucked away in the heart of Greece, the magical Thessaly region invites you with open arms, boasting a wonderful mix of landscapes and stories from the past. From the majestic peaks of Mount Olympus, the mythical abode of the gods, and the highest mountain in Greece, to Plastira Lake and fertile plains that stretch as far as the eye can see, Thessaly is a tapestry of natural beauty.

Larissa, the bustling capital, is a vibrant hub of modern life, while the town of Volos built at the foot of the magical Pelion peninsula captivates with its seaside charm and neoclassical architecture. Thessaly’s allure extends beyond its natural splendor, with many archaeological sites and historical landmarks waiting to be explored. From the neolithic ruins to the Byzantine monasteries of Meteora, the region is a treasure trove of cultural riches.

Discover Pelion and Meteora Monasteries in our dedicated articles:

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