Daily trip to Olympus
You can set off from Thessaloniki for a number of trips that will bring you close to the natural beauty of Macedonia neighbouring areas. A trip to Olympus, known from mythology as the mountain of Gods. is one of the most popular ones.
Countless nature lovers visit Olympus each year to enjoy the natural wealth, walk up and down the slopes and, why not, even reach the top. Some of the busiest places at the eastern foot of the mountain such as Litohoro, the picturesque village of Palaios Panteleimonas with the well-preserved, of traditional Macedonian architecture buildings, the stone paths and the unobstructed view of Thermaikos, the south coasts of Pieria and the Venetian castle of Platamonas draw everybody's attention.