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Coastal town of Nies is 5 km from Sourpi. Sourpi has a large super market, pharmacy, post office. It is 50 km south of the beautiful city of Volos, at the foothills of Mt. Pilio. It is 15 km from the international airport of Central Greece.

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Within an hour, visitors can explore the beautiful area of Mt. Pilio, with the most fascinating villages, both mountainous and coastal. Within a few minutes, one can sit and enjoy a vareity of meals and the local spirit of Tsipouro in the unique city of Volos. And it is just 2.5 hours to the capital city of Athens, where one can visit antiquity and modern life at the same time. And there are several archaelogical excavations, not too far away ! Also the Ferry for the islands of Skathos and Skopalos is only 20.minutes away. This makes a wonderful day trip!!


Traveling by car:

Exit Sourpi from the A1 (National Road) and follow signs to Nies.
A car is necessary

Traveling by plane:

Main airport is Eleftherios Venezeleos Airport of Athens but there is also an airport in Volos. Pick up service available only from Volos airport.


Leisure activities in the area

  • Sea/Beach
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Water skiing
  • Biking
  • Mountain biking
  • Mountain climbing
  • Restaurants
  • National Historic Sites
  • Shopping
  • Fitness Center
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Birding


All other leisure and sports activities are offered at a bit further away.