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Makrynitsa Village | VU07

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Makrynitsa Village

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Starting from £85.02 GBP / Adult
Leaving the port of Volos your first stop will be at the Village of Makrinitsa, lying some 17 km from the city of Volos. The village is located on the slopes of the divine Pelion mountain. It's a major village well known for its panoramic view to Pagasitikos Gulf and Volos, its unique architectural features, magnificent mansions and houses, churches, water fountains, and cobblestoned paths. Explore the village at your leisure before regrouping with your guide to proceed to the seaside village of Koropi, that lies in a picturesque, quiet hamlet by the sea, with the large sandy beach of "Boufa" surrounding it. Upon arrival at the beach, your guide will lead you to your reserved umbrellas and sun beds for your three-hour stay. While here, enjoy the crystalline clear waters of Pelion area, sip a refreshment, and let the sun enhance your tan, while relaxing among a cosmopolitan crowd.
  • Spend time in Makrynitsa's square and town hub, locally known as the "balcony of Volos," which offers breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside, Volos, and the Gulf of Pagasae far below.
  • Visit the seaside Village of Koropi, a picturesque quiet hamlet by the sea, with the large sandy beach of "Boufa" surrounding the village.
  • Enjoy the crystalline clear waters of Pelion area, sip a refreshment and let the sun enhance your tan while relaxing among a cosmopolitan crowd of sun worshipers.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Towel (from ship)
  • Cash/credit cards
What to WearShow
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Hat & sunglasses
  • Swimsuit under cover-up or light clothing
Important NotesShow
  • Guests must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate.
  • There is an 800-yard uphill walk over some uneven, cobblestoned streets from the coach drop-off point to the village of Makrynitsa.
  • Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
  • Guests must be able to walk approximately 50 yards from the coach drop-off to the beach area.
  • Tour is weather dependable and will be operated only during the summer period (June – September).
  • Sunbeds/ umbrellas are included.
Location Volos, GreeceVolos, Greece
Tour Code VU07VU07
Duration6.50 Hours6.50 Hours
Activity Level#Medium#Medium
#A light snack or refreshment is served on this excursion.
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