THEMATIC PROGRAMS

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Thematic Programs

Health is wealth, peace of mind, happiness and yoga

Health is wealth, peace of mind, happiness and yoga

Pelion and Thessaly are the ideal place to promise you both inspiration and also to help visitor relax, as it offers moments of tranquility and revitalization. We offer you the best possible practices, through our experienced associates. Yoga Holiday Programs. We invite you to visit Pelion, the mountain of Myths and poets; let your spirit sour, and your soul be soothed via our holiday programs that aim to lead you to realize the emancipation of your spirit from matter; we suggest you should emphasize the effort to conquer the “self-discipline” for the sake of which the concentration of the spirit is accomplished.
Holiday Programs of fine Arts

Holiday Programs of fine Arts

The great painter Paul Gauguin admits that the art of painting is the finest of all. “All senses are summarized in painting. Through painting, everybody using his imagination, can write a novel, only just at a glance…” If the art of painting went on holidays, where would it choose to go? Of course in Greece. And because all Greece is found in Thessaly, the possibilities and the thematic challenges are plenty in the land of Olympus. We aim to stimulate visitors’ senses and to help them express their feelings on their canvas.
Holiday Programs with activities & animation for Young children

Holiday Programs with activities & animation for Young children

Holiday Programs with activities & animation for Young children Holiday Yoga Programs Selecting a camp is definitely a tough decision. Parents want to be assured that their kids will be safe, cared for and that they will learn new things. YMCA as a pioneer of the institution of camps in Greece, because it was the first to introduce from the first years of its operation innovative programs that aimed at the kids’ fun and entertainment, but also at their education and development of the spirit of solidarity and cooperation. Sports activities, evening entertainment, trips to the countryside and work with nature; in other words various creative activities that contribute to every day campers’ entertainment depending on their age and gender.
Holiday Programs for Learning Traditional Pelion Gastronomy

Holiday Programs for Learning Traditional Pelion Gastronomy

Holiday Programs for Learning Traditional Pelion Gastronomy Discover the Greek cuisine and hidden treasures, which are traditionally based on superior quality, fresh and tasteful ingredients produced in our country. Our cooking philosophy is quite simple: we want to share with you how to cook and enjoy good and healthy food. The mission is to offer our guests the culinary experience of a lifetime, in Greece. Cooking Lessons in Pelion offer you the chance of preparing exceptional local recipes together with specialized chefs, who guide you to the world of traditional tastes and help recipes and techniques be transmitted from generation to generation. .
Ecotourism in Thessaly Terra

Ecotourism in Thessaly Terra

The most pristine and originally preserved natural and cultural landscapes can be found in Thessaly. Both the areas that have been designated as protected by the State, as well as the NATURA 2000 network areas, proudly exemplify the environmental quality and ecological importance of Thessaly. Olympus National Park, the National Marine Park, areas that are incorporated in the NATURA 2000 European Ecological Network, Aesthetic Forests, Listed Natural Monuments, World Cultural Heritage Sites, and Wildlife Sanctuaries are the legacy available to fans of ecotourism, on the condition that “TOURISM ALLOWS PLEASURE AND RESPECT”.
Holiday Programs for Learning Greek Folk Dance Holiday concerning the Culture Heritage of our area

Holiday Programs for Learning Greek Folk Dance Holiday concerning the Culture Heritage of our area

There is no better way to form bonds and shared memories like dancing - especially the traditional Greek way of dancing. Since you’re not the typical tourist, you may crave an immersive and authentic experience during your visit to Thessaly region. You’ve eaten your way through the neighborhoods, you’ve stumbled upon the hidden gems, and now it’s time to step and twirl your way to a folk dance lesson. Now that you have wandered through the neighborhoods and stumbled upon the hidden gems, it's time to stand up and try a folk dance lesson your way. We have created for you special holiday packages combing the learning of Greek traditional dances with browsing the sights of our region.
Holiday Programs for Learning Ceramics and Pottery

Holiday Programs for Learning Ceramics and Pottery

The ancient Greeks made ceramic utensils for use in everyday life and not only for showing off. The trophies of competitions such as the Panathenaic amphorae (used for storage) were the exception. The paintings have become the main source of information for the development of Greek fine arts. In Pelion, the Anetopoulos family, will introduce us to the art of ancient and modern pottery as well as its secrets. The group will participate in courses and in combination with the archaeological findings of the region exhibited in the archaeological museum of Volos, they will gain the knowledge of the art of ceramics and pottery.
Holiday Programs for Learning The flora in Thessaly and the rare wildflowers

Holiday Programs for Learning The flora in Thessaly and the rare wildflowers

Thessaly is the ideal place to come in touch with nature, getting to admire and learn the wealthy Thessalian flora... Starting from western Thessaly, the grandeur of the “Meteora Stone Forest” can only be explained as the product of architectural inspiration; nature gifted this blessed corner of the Thessalian land with a rich and exceptional flora. Kissavos, or Ossa, with its aesthetic forest, is a true botanical garden; and a little further at the south, we can see the herb Pelion Mountain that stands with more than 3000 herbs and 1,500 species of plants
Weddings with the style of MAMMA MIA

Weddings with the style of MAMMA MIA

We believe that your wedding should be beyond imagination and we pride ourselves on ensuring your dreams come true for what is meant to be one of the most special days of your life. Your wedding day will be tailor-made to fit your every desire at one of our unique enchanting destinations. More information www.mammamia-weddings.co.uk or mail us info@mammamia-weddings.co.uk
Birdwatching in Lake Karla

Birdwatching in Lake Karla

Birdwatcher will be delighted to admire the region around Lake Karla and Mavrovouni, as it is the homeland for many species of birds. Not far from the wonderful seaside city of Volos in Central Greece and the resort villages of the gorgeous Mount Pelion, Lake Karla and its surroundings have been designated as an Important Bird Area (World Heritage Protected Area) and a NATURA 2000 site. Ducks and birds, together with pelicans and flamingos love the lake; on the other hand Mount Mavrovouni stands proudly to attract in particular birds of prey. According to the Hellenic Ornithological Society, over 200 different kinds of birds have been documented in Lake Karla.
Discover / Find out and learn about the wild orchids of Pelion

Discover / Find out and learn about the wild orchids of Pelion

At the mount of the Myths, in the Homeland of the Argonauts and the Centaurs, at the mountain of more than 3000 herbs, at the blessed Pelion Mountain for which it has been estimated that its flora contains more than 1500 kinds of plants, it is there where is hidden the “Terrestrial” Wild Orchid. Looking for the terrestrial wild Orchid in a certain path of this botanical Paradise of Northern Pelion in spring, is a really outstanding experience. Just live it with us! Who knows; together we can meet many of the 50 different terrestrial wild orchids of Pelion that have been documented.
In the footsteps of History in Thessaly Terra

In the footsteps of History in Thessaly Terra

The landscape, the buildings of a unique the architectural heritage, the gastronomic customs and activities of the inhabitants are the elements that shape the “identity” and give the mark of a place. The customs and practices of our place are being revived today through alternative forms of tourism and they attract the interest of visitors by participating in a variety of activities. People in Thessaly belong in a cultivated society that looks like a palette of civilization, history and mythology.
Argos and Argonauts campaign in the rout of myth

Argos and Argonauts campaign in the rout of myth

The landscape, the buildings of a unique the architectural heritage, the gastronomic customs and activities of the inhabitants are the elements that shape the “identity” and give the mark of a place. The customs and practices of our place are being revived today through alternative forms of tourism and they attract the interest of visitors by participating in a variety of activities. People in Thessaly belong in a cultivated society that looks like a palette of civilization, history and mythology.
The Little Train of Pelion

The Little Train of Pelion

The miniature train of Pelion (so called Moutzouris) has been a dynamic element of culture and development leaving its intense mark on the history. The man who had the inspiration of its manufacturing, under the auspices of the Thessalian Railroads Company, was the Italian engineer Evaristo de Chiriko, father of the famous painter Giorgio de Chrico. Evaristo De Chrico built one of the best in the world railroads, of only 60 cm width, through the olive groves on the slopes of the Centaurs’ Mountain. A masterpiece which will always be adored for its high esthetics, the harmony of its form and the perfection of its manufacturing.
Holiday Programs with seminars of Psychology and mental recovery rehabilitation

Holiday Programs with seminars of Psychology and mental recovery rehabilitation

Our partner, Iliohoos has been established in recent years in Europe for the excellent quality of its courses concerning people that look for something extraordinary. Something really special happens here; Qi Gong trainers with many years of experience in live Qi Gong, will introduce you to their art, in a fantastic location next to crystal clear waters. After class, enjoy the sea view from your room! Furthermore, there is a really rare hiking area, renown for its beauty and variety of healing herbs. Yorgos Pappas and his wife Lina have paid attention to offer quality services to the people and they have been dedicated to enrich visitors’ holidays with an experience of a lifetime!