February 5, 2023

Athens News

News in English from Greece

It snowed in Pelion last night

On the night of December 19-20, snow fell on the peaks of Pelion Chania and Agriolefkes.

There are reportedly no problems with the road network in the area. Snow lovers will enjoy the Pelion Ski Center during Christmas days.

Last night, the Thessaly region was fully prepared for the winter: snowplows seemed to be just waiting for the command “go!”. Around midnight, the snowfall intensified, and the height of the snow layer reached 5 centimeters. The temperature fluctuates around zero during the day, and at night the thermometers showed -6°C.

Pelion Ski Center in Agriolefkes will be open on the weekend of 24 and 25 December, i.e. Christmas Eve and Day. In addition, the lifts “Pilio 1” and “Pilio 3” are open and ready for ski lovers. Two winter chalets will be open to visitors to enjoy the winter scenery of the mountain.

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