Volos car rental stations are where you need them: in city centers, airports and railway stations.
Later, it was a center of a kaza in the Sanjak of Tirhala, which was part of Jannina Vilayet.
The city spreads in the plain on the foothills of Mount Pelion, bordering the town of Agria to the east and Nea Anchialos to the south west.
Volos' municipality includes both towns, along with many nearby villages, including Makrinitsa and Portaria.
Iolkos or Iolcus, was the homeland of mythological hero Jason, who boarded the ship Argo accompanied by the Argonauts and sailed in quest of the Golden Fleece to Colchis.
To the west of Volos lie the Neolithic settlements of Dimini, with a ruined acropolis, walls, and two beehive tombs dating to between 4000–1200 BC, Sesklo, with the remains of the oldest acropolis in Greece (6000 BC), and also the foundations of a palace and mansions During the course of the 8th century, mainland Greece was subjected to numerous Bulgarian raids.