Christmas destinations in Greece .. travelovergreece presents 8 destinations for Christmas in Greece.



In Pelion you will find many villages, perfect for a Christmas getaway. Makrinitsa, Gatzea, Kerasia, Puri, Horefto, Tsagarada, Zagora, Portaria villages … and if you are lucky you will see the magnificent mansions covered by snow! A visit to Pelion Ski Centre is a must. In the ski resort you will find cafeteria and restaurant, shop rental, stores renting equipment and of course a ski school.




In Kalavrita you will find a ski center, while there are many villages that are worth seeing … and stay: Zachlorou Ano and Kato Vlasia, Kalanos, Katarraktis, Planitero and other. In the area you will find the impressive gorge of Vouraikos. The unique gear starts from Diakofto and ends to Kalavryta. The route is simply amazing!



ChristmasSteni, Euboea

Steni is one of the most beautiful villages in Euboea and one the most popular Christmas destinations, as the snow is almost always there. The village has many traditional tavernas and a few kilometers from Steni, you will find the mountain lodge.


Christmas destinationsKarpenisi

The Karpenisi and the rest area of Evrytania is one of the most common  Christmas destinations. You can admire the majestic forests and unique rivers in their winter ‘version’. A naturally big advantage is the fact, that the area has an organized ski center, Velouchi ski center. The area also offers many options for lovers of alternative tourism. Near Karpenisi you will find many beautiful villages with very good infrastructure as Agios Nikolaos, Voutiro, Koryschades, Mikro and Megalo Chorio.


metsovoZagorochoria and Metsovo

The prefecture of Ioannina is fortunate to be hosting two of the most famous tourist destinations. The famous Zagori, 46 villages northeast of Ioannina and Metsovo, a gorgeous Christmas destination . After passing the town of Ioannina you can choose to stay in one of the famous villages of Zagori, which are hidden in the mountains of the region. Metsovo has a ski center and has perhaps one of  the most picturesque villages in Greece.  A perfect choice to spend your holidays in a Christmas mood!



In the Pindos mountain chain, we meet the wonderful villages of Tzoumerka (Agnanta, Kipseli, Pramanta, Katarraktis, Vourgareli, Neraida, Kallarytes, Syrrako etc.). Within walking distance from Zagorohoria but far enough in their philosophy, as this villages are not very tourist developed. Here the visitor if he wants will come in contact with nature and will escape from the standard visit to a mountainous part …


Christmas destinations in GreeceMountain Arcadia

The picturesque mountain destinations in Arcadia offer to visitors countless choices for the Christmas season. Starting from Vytina but also other villages, admiring the countless beautiful landscapes . Continuing the tour,  we will meet mountainous Lagkadia a picturesque town situated in the lush mountain Mainalo, within a landscape that will enchant us and Dimitsana a historic village in the Peloponnese. Mainalo ski center is located in Ostrakia area.



The Mountain Kaimaktsalan (Voras) dominates to the north of Greece. Voras is the third highest mountain in Greece, located in Pella. At the foot of Voras, we will meet Old Agios Athanasios. During Christmas people inundate the surrounding area and of course the ski center. Explore and enjoy the snow and the impressive ravines.

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