Beautiful, restored, traditional settlement on the slopes of Lower Olympus, at an altitude of 700 meters, with unique views of the Thermaikos Gulf and the coasts of Southern Pieria.
It maintains a uniform architecture in its buildings, which is perceptible at first glance and distinguishes it from other settlements.
In the central paved square with its centuries-old plane trees there is the old church of Agios Panteleimon, the old school that has been restored and traditional taverns.
Just outside the settlement is the only environmental school in the area.
In its narrow cobblestone streets you can admire restored stone houses and picturesque shops featuring traditional products and folk art.
The path to the settlement and the surrounding area invites you to enjoy the rich forest of chestnut, beech and fir trees, as well as the rich flora and fauna of Lower Olympus.
Ideal area for hiking in nature, paragliding, gliding, mountain biking and 4x4 routes.
In the summer months it is worth attending the cultural events of the International Olympus Festival in Platamonas Castle.
Standard hostels and traditional rooms with great views are waiting to accommodate you.
Traditional taverns serve local food and typical flavors of the region, spicy appetizers, local wine and the traditional olive grape tsipouro.
It is just 6 kilometers from the village and beach of Neos Panteleimonas where there are also many possibilities for accommodation, dining, entertainment and tourist information.
It is 43 km from Katerini.
It is easily accessible via the E75 National Road (New Panteleimon and Platamonas junction) and the Railway (Platamonas Station).