Platamonas is a village with about 2.000 residents. Located on the coast of Eastern Olympus, an area with several tourist destinations like Litohoro Katerini, the Leptokaria, Nei Pori. It belongs to the Municipality of East Olympus. Platamonas is located between two cities. It is 38 km from Katerini located north and 49 km from Larissa, located south. The village is accessible by train with daily routes. Platamonas is one of the most popular summer destinations in the area with several hotels, beach bar, taverns, restaurants and coffee bars.
The Coast Platamonas is one of the longest beaches in Greece. For most of the beach is sandy with lifeguards and there are many water sports available.
In the shadow of Mount Olympus
Built on the slope of the highest peak of Mount Olympus (Mitikas, 2.918 meters.) but yet just a few kilometers from the sea, making it ideal destination all year round! The picturesque town boasts a traditional Macedonian style architecture and the alternation of rich vegetation that surrounds it, in an exquisite aesthetic harmony. It is an important tourist resort with the most common starting point for hiking excursions to the "Mountain of the Gods". The creation of the village is placed in the 14th century and according to foreign and Greek tourists, in the past the majority of its inhabitants were sailors, and numerous textile workshops operated there.
Skotina village is built on the southeastern outskirts of Olympos 32 km from the town of Katerini, where mist and shadow, reaches the endless coast of the Thermaikos Gulf during the sunset.
Addressed to every taste with gold-trimmed sand, stimulating the mood of the visitor to discover in the summer indolence the genuine simplicity and majesty of the mythical Olympus mountain of 12 gods.
In the neighborhoods of the ancient gods where blue meets green, sea meets forest and nature generously gives her presents. Between sea and mountain villages of Kato Olympos welcome you here to come and stay
Spread between the mountains of Macedonia, on the plains of Larissa and the blue Aegean Sea. The area is accessed by road from different parts of Central and Northern Greece. However the friendliest to the traveler way is via the National Road Athens - Larissa - Thessaloniki.
Just four kilometers from the sea, onto the slopes of Mount Olympus, Old Panteleimonas is ideally located. It is one of the most beautiful villages of Macedonia where tradition meets environmental education.
Old Panteleimonas counts four centuries of life. It was built by craftsmen from Epirus, who according to tradition worked in many villages of Pelion.
This is literally a gem into the coasts of Thermaikos. The flawless combination of mountain and sea in all its glory...
Located very close to the restored traditional settlement of Old Panteleimonas. There you will find excellent taverns and standard guesthouses. Just above the village, the church of the Prophet Elias, is the starting point for paragliding.
As about its beach, it's a coat of rare natural beauty, at the foot of Olympus and combines harmoniously pebbles and sand. Coastal resort with crystal clear waters and lush, awarded for many years with the Blue Flag of Europe. Organized and safe beach ideal for family holidays and for every type of visitor.