||Horto Village - South Pelion
Horto is the coastal port serving village of the village Argalasti,
and is located at a distance of 3 km from the neighbouring village
of Milina and 46 km. from the city of Volos.
Horto is situated within olive groves that stretch all the way to
the sea. It is here in Horto that the cultural Museum Agelini was
founded, where you can see
a rich collection of household equipment, old tools, old decorative
objects, traditional suits, old books and other such items that
are exhibitied here in the museum.
In the ancient years, the ancient city Spalafthra was situated here,
prosperous through the ancient and the old Christian years.
The village of Horto has some truly beautiful beaches that ideal
for swimming and relaxing under the sun during the summer season.
In August many cultural events take place here, under the supervision
of the cultural association of village Horto and the institution
G. Agelini P. Hatzinikou. Visitors are more than welcome
to attend, where they can join in with the celebrations and festivites.
The village of Horto is very close to Argalasti, meaning it is serviced
by the Medical Center and the Pharmacy of Argalasti. Horto is also
included on the routes of KTEL of Magnesia ( Public Coaches ) Volos
Trikeri and Volos Milina. For more information please
call ( + 30 ) 24210 25527.