Agios Ioannis is one of the most popular destinations of eastern Pelion and attracts the majority of visitors from Greece and abroad. The village of Agios Ioannis full of visitors during the summer months. Beautiful beaches are also the Papa Nero beach situated south and Plaka beach located north of the village next to the port of the settlement. If you want to visit the beach of Plaka you have to park your car near the port and then walk over the rocks through a medium difficulty path. If you want to visit Papa Nero beach leave your car near the beach and walk along the beach. You will also find tavernas, cafes and beach bars with sun loungers while in Plaka you should have your own supplies as the beach is not organized.
Agios Ioannis, like Horefto is a coastal village with many facilities for accommodation and food with many hotels and restaurants with fresh seafood and delicious food with a few of them are located near the sea. The beach is organized with sand and pebbles, crystal clear waters and sometimes high waves so it needs a little attention. Sun beds and water sports such as pedal boats, canoes and other made around the village a well-organized tourist resort. You will even find various cafes and bars, gift shops, mini market, restaurants and pizzerias. Nearby destinations Zagora is 12 km away, Tsagarada 9 km, Damouchari 3 km and the famous Mylopotamos beach 15 km. Finally the sunrise is unique as the sun rises from the sea offering beautiful colors in the landscape.
Accommodation in Agios Ioannis
There are plenty of accommodation options, carefully hotels of all categories and rooms to let some of them near the sea and a few meters above overlooking the sea offering many benefits in combination with the beauty of nature for a comfortable and memorable stay in hospitable environment . Find out more about the hotels and rooms to let in Agios Ioannis and book at the best prices. Also the only campsite at eastern Pelion is located at Papa Nero beach. Click here and read more about campsites at Pelion.
How to get there
Getting yourself at Agios Ioannis from the city of Volos head to Hania-Agios Dimitrios and then Agios Ioannis. The distance between Volos and Agios Ioannis is 53km. You can also take the bus to Agios Ioannis from Volos. More info at 0030 24210 33253, 0030 24210 33254 and 0030 24210 25527.