Milies is situated 25 km from Volos and the traditional village spreads out in a green environment with cobbled donkey trails, from where you can start great walks passing natural springs and archontika houses in an area of extreme beauty. Also in Milies the old steam train of Pelion ends its journey at the small trainstation. The famous 'Moutzouris' takes you on an enchanting tour at the slopes of Mount Pelion with old stone bridges and inspiring views.
During the summer many cultural events are organised in Milies, like the festivals with traditional music, dance, wine and plenty of tsipouro in July and August, and the Night of Milies in August.
Pelion offers to its visitors a range of activities close to nature, such as watersports, walking in the footsteps of the Centaurs, mountain biking or horseback riding. Only 7 km from Milies you will have easy-going moments at the beautiful beaches along the Aegean Sea as well as the Pagasitic Bay. In wintertime one can practice all kinds of wintersports at 'Agriolevkes' in Chania, a skicenter with good facilities and mountain chalet at a distance of 35 km.