The harbor is protected by a 32-meter-long mole of southwest direction. On the outer side of the mole protective boulders have been placed and the inner side is quayed.
At a distance of 100 meters northwest of the root of the mole there is a short, 20-meter-long pier on poles with a south direction. At the end of the quayed northwest shores of the harbor there is a slipway.
At a distance of 60 km from the city of Volos, at the southernmost edge of the peninsula of Pelion, Platanias offers moments of enjoyment far from stress and the noise of the city. Apart from swimming in very beautiful natural environment, the beach offers a lot of comforts to visitors.
Beach with coarse (chondri) sand, hence the name! Roughly 10 km from Lafkos and the bight that many fishermen live. It is said that this is the bight where the remaining boats of Xerxes’ fleet resorted after they defeated Greeks at cape Artemisio of North Evia in 480 B.
Beautiful coastal village in Pagasitic Gulf 49 km from Volos and 7 km from Lafkos, Milina is an impressive seasonal center with many picturesque taverns, restaurants and cafeterias. Here you will find calm, picturesque gulfs, unique beaches and crystal clear sea along the coast.