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kalivia pezoulas lake plastira

The Kalyvia Pezoulas village along with Neochori village are the two most developed villages of Lake Plastira. It's the most organized village in the area since there you can find hotels, guesthouses, shops, local products, restaurants, bars, one of the two region's gas stations and ATMs. Even from the main road and through a short lakeside path we find ourselves on the Beachside of the Pezoula village, walking beside the lake.

The Options for accommodation we have are between 3 star hotels in traditional style and traditional stone houses 3rd and 4th keys awarded with special decoration, all a few meters above the lake.

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The Kalyvia Pezoulas village is the starting point for a series of alternative activities such as canoeing, waterbike riding, mountain bike and archery. Furthermore, within a short distance, and northern of Neochori village, is located the Botanical Garden which is open all year round with numerous information on the flora of the region and the Lake. The dam is located 16 km away from the village.

The Kalyvia Pezoulas village is approximately 28 km away from the city of Karditsa and the road network is excellent.

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The Pertouli village is located at an altitude of 1,200 meters, 46 km west of Trikala. It is one of the most beautiful and popular mountainous and tourist centers of the Trikala County, along with Elati village, attracting many visitors. Before we meet Pertouli village we find the Pertouliotika Prairies where every year is being revived “the way of cohabitation of Sarakatsanaioi” which is located within the area across the ski resort. A few minutes later we meet the camping site in the church of Agia Kyriaki, where you have the opportunity to camp or park your caravan.

Pertouli ski center is located before Pertoyli village and consists of three ski runs 1,500 m, 400m and an educational 80m and three lifts. There is also a two-seater chair lift of 1170 meters length a lift of 350 m. length and a baby lift of 60 m. length. A path starts from the ski resort and leads to the shelter of Chatzipetros at the top of Koziakas with the starting point of the path to be across the church of the Holy Apostoles. Other activities include horseback riding, archery and hiking a few meters below the ski center.


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Portaria welcomes us just at 13 kilometers away from the city of Volos at an altitude of 650 meters in Mount Pelion.
Starting from Portaria visitors can organize walks to nearby villages and  skiing-snowboarding at the Agriolefkes Ski Resort Resort located at 13 km Agriolefkes region. At the entrance of Portaria, the church of Agia Paraskevi is the strarting point of the path that goes round the village.

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Kastraki is a small village that lies next to the rocks of Meteora. It took its name from the Byzantine castle, some ruins of which have survived until today. Flushed with tourists throughout the year who visit Meteora either for religious tourism or sports and nature lovers who admire the unique landscape of nature. Many stroll the village streets and admire the rocks of Meteora. Kastraki is located less than 5 minutes from Kalambaka and provides guests with all konfor for comfortable stay. You can choose between traditional houses, renovated mansions, hotels, rooms and camping. Click here and see all available hotels and guesthouse in Kastraki. Also there are accommodation options in Kalambaka.

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Activities you can do are hiking trails and biking around the rocks of Meteora and natural climbing. Still worth a visit to the cave Theopetra with the famous human footprints dating back to 130,000 years and is 8 kilometers.
Kastraki is 25 km from the city of Trikala and we find if we follow the Trikala-Ioannina national road. Follow the signs to the entrance of the town of Kalambaka where the cross and after a few minutes we are at the entrance of the village. Also in the city of Kalambaka there is a Railway Station.

Neochori is the most developed tourist village of Plastiras Lake at an altitude of 1000 meters and is located 4 km from Kalyvia Pezoula.

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Hotels and Guesthouses in Neochori

It offers great views of the lake because of its location, probably the best as many said. That is why many hotels have chosen Neochori. In Neochori you will find 4-star hotels, traditional suites with stone and wood, hostels interestingly decorated and cozy spaces. Autumn and winter landscapes are breathtaking either the lake or the mountain with nature giving unique frames in a wild environment all year round. Snow covered Neohori winter attracts the visitor making him extend his stay. Click here and see all hotels in Neochori.

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In the old village school now houses the Environmental Education Center that has as a purpose of education in ecosystem issues. Even nearby and north of Neochori is the Botanical Garden is open all year with many details about the flora of the area and the lake. If you want to see the dam lake is located about 12 kilometers south of the village.

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Neochori at Plastira's Lake is loacated 30 kilometers away from Karditsa and 90km away from Larisa.

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