Little Train of Pelion
This day trip offers the chance to experience a ride on the famous little steam train of Pelion, created and launched in 1895.
Designed by engineer Evaristo de Chirico – father of the renowned painter Giorgio de Chirico – has been an ambitious attempt for its high aesthetics and its architectural harmony, parts of which are the bridges we cross along our way.
The Pelion little train’s whistle signals the beginning of an unforgettable experience.The ascent on the slopes of Mt.Pelion has begun,History unfolds upon a 60 cm gauge line one one of the narrowest in the world.
Setting off our journey by bus from Volos or Agios Ioannis to Ano Lechonia we are sbout to enjoy a historical roting through the trip since reality harmonically embaraces the legend.
Transportation with minibus & the train’s tickets
The time of departure and return depend on the starting times(Volos and other areas of Pelion). The route can be done either having Ano Lehonia or Milies as our start, always depending on availability of seats on the train.
Minimum participation: 5 Persons
CODE: ADE 808
- The Train “Moutzouris” itself
- The bridge of De Chirico
- The square and church of Milies