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Pelion’s Legendary ‘Moutzouris’ Train Hits the Tracks… Again

One of Pelion’s leading tourism attractions, the legendary “Moutzouris” steam-powered train will be up and running this weekend after routes were cancelled in the previous month.

Central Pelion, Greece, Becomes New Cultural Heritage Destination Of Geo Routes

In early June 2014, Central Pelion in Greece was announced as the new cultural destination at Geo Routes Cultural Heritage Journeys under the auspices of the Hellenic National Commission for UNESCO.

Pelion Villages Promoted As “Slow Tourism” Destinations

The Region of Thessaly has launched a pilot initiative to promote the cultural values of the villages of Milies and Vizitsa in Pelion, Magnesia, and establish them as "slow tourism" destinations.

Pelion Train “Moutzouris” Turns 110 And Celebrates

Railway services operator Trainose will charge a special price for adults and children who board the steam train of Pelion, the legendary so-called "Moutzouris," on 7 August, in celebration of the train's 110th birthday.