Magnesia, Ancient Greek: Magnēsía, deriving from the tribe name Magnetes, is one of the regional units of Greece. It is part of the region of .

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forms a hook-like peninsula between the Pagasetic Gulf and the Aegean Sea. Photo: Ioannis Fakis, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city Fof 86,000 people in , almost in the middle of the distance between and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 1.0.

. The mountains has just a few trees, as you move souther the environment looks more like typical Greek Island with bare rocks and no trees. Photo: Handrian, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Halmyros is a town and a municipality of the regional unit of Magnesia, region of , . Photo: Dipa1965, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a small seashore town 18 km southeast of , in , almost in the middle of the distance between and . Photo: Vassilis69, CC0.

is an Aromanian town in the Magnesia regional unit, , .

is east of , separated from Volos by Goritza hill. Photo: Handrian, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a village and a former community in Magnesia, , . Photo: Handrian, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a village and a former municipality in the southern part of Magnesia, , . Photo: Handrian, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, or Amaliapoli, is a beautiful seaside village about 60km south of , on the western side of the Pagasetic Gulf in .

is a village in , , part of the municipality .

and Alli Meria, Anakasia, Agios Onoufrios are north of . Photo: Zcarstvnz, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Latitude of center
39.25° or 39° 15' north
Longitude of center
22.75° or 22° 45' east
57 metres (187 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: ماغنيسيا
  • Arabic: مقنيسية
  • Armenian: Մագնեսիա
  • Asturian: Unidá periférica de Magnesia
  • Basque: Magnesia (unitate erregionala)
  • Basque: Magnesia
  • Catalan: Unitat perifèrica de Magnèsia
  • Catalan: unitat perifèrica de Magnèsia
  • Cebuano: Nomós Magnisías
  • Chinese: 玛戈尼西亚
  • Chinese: 瑪戈尼西亞
  • Chinese: 马格尼西亚州
  • Dutch: Magnisia
  • English: Magnesia Regional Unit
  • Esperanto: Regiona Unuo Magnezio
  • Estonian: Magneesia piirkonnaüksus
  • German: Magnisia
  • German: Regionalbezirk Magnisia
  • Greek: Μαγνησία
  • Greek: Νομός Μαγνησίας
  • Greek: Περιφερειακή Ενότητα Μαγνησίας
  • Hebrew: מגנסיה
  • Italian: Magnesia
  • Japanese: マグネシア地方
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Magnisía
  • Polish: Jednostka regionalna Magnezja
  • Russian: Магнисия
  • Spanish: Magnesia
  • Spanish: Unidad periferica de Magnesia
  • Spanish: Unidad periférica de Magnesia
  • Swedish: Nomós Magnisías
  • Urdu: ماگنیسیا
  • Urdu: مقنیسیا
  • Nomos Magnisias

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Magnesia. See this page's contributions. Photo: Giuliagi, CC BY-SA 3.0.