Top things to do

Bar in Volos

Kyklos Tsipouradiko

Traditional rush chairs and small marble-topped tables lend atmosphere to this popular university bar hangout. Try the house favourite: potatoes baked in a wood-fired oven.
Museum in Volos

Archaeological Museum

This excellent museum is set in a pretty rose garden and houses area finds from Dimini and Sesklo, along with an impressive collection of painted grave stelae from the nearby Hellenistic site of Dimitrias. Recorded …
Museum in Volos

Tsalapatas Brickworks Museum

From 1926 until 1975, Tsalapatas Rooftile and Brickworks was part of the cultural fabric of Volos. In 2006 the restored plant opened as the handsome Tsalapatas Brickworks Museum with brick-making machinery, grinding…
Tsipouradhiko in Volos

Kavouras Tsipouradiko

Believed to be one of Volos' oldest tsipouradika, up a tiny street between Dimitriados and Iasonos, this is a no-nonsense, no-frills, hard drinking and eating experience. Tsipouro is poured from bottle to glass as p…
Tsipouradiko in Volos

Kerasia Tsipouradiko

For nearly 30 years, a husband and wife team have kept their heads down and clients happy at this traditional tsipouradiko. Locals are known to traipse across town for their Greek coffee. Old photos on the establish…
Mediterranean in Volos


An alternative to Volos' traditional tsipouradhika (place that serves ouzo and light snacks) scene, this smart place has a low-key snob factor and touts itself as an all-day bar-restaurant. It adds a touch of contem…
Tsipouradiko in Volos


A traditional tsipouradiko serving up ouzo. The more you drink, the more you eat. Think sardines and grilled fish and other delicious morsels.
Greek in Volos


Your welcome is a small glass of tsipouro and some olives and a tomato dip before you've even ordered. There are lovely dishes from all over Greece, including a delicious apaki pork marinated in spices (typical of C…
Bar in Volos


For over 40 years this place has served up the lot - tsipouro with small plates of fresh octopus and shrimps and other tasty titbits. Settle on in and enjoy the messy experience (there's paper covering the tableclo…
Club in Volos

1000 Chilia

Hang an all-nighter at this club, popular among the young 'it' crowd.