If you enjoy walking there are some nice walks through the olive groves around the village or you can go up into the mountains to Mt. Othrys for really spectacular scenery and longer hikes. There are beautiful mountain torrents and fantastic wildlife - many species of birds as well as larger animals such as wild boar! If you are driving to Greece do bring your mountain bike up here for some real adventure.
On Mt. Othrys you will find some typical mountain villages such as Vrynaina which is renouned for its delicious spring water and Anavra which is an unusual stock raising community with a long history of self-sufficiency. In recent years it has kept up this tradition by building a wind park to generate its own electricity. It also has a delightful ecological park covering somne 2000 acres where you can experience the beauty of the area and see some traditional watermills, bridges etc and also find playgrounds for the amusement of the younger visitors. Their website also gives you a good idea of the diverse flora and fauna of the Othrys area.
According to mythology Mt. Othrys was the base of the Titans during their ten year war with the Olympian Gods known as the Titanomachy.