Visiting Mount Olympus in the Off-Season: What to Expect

Visiting Mount Olympus in the Off-Season: What to Expect

Visiting Mount Olympus in the Off-Season: What to Expect

Visiting Mount Olympus in the Off-Season: What to Expect

Mount Olympus is one of the most iconic and beloved destinations in Greece, attracting millions of visitors every year. While the peak season (June to September) is undoubtedly the most popular time to visit, there are plenty of reasons to consider an off-season trip to Mount Olympus.

Pierian Mountains

The Pierian Mountains

The Pierian Mountains

Pierian Mountains ,

The Pierian Mountains, a continuation of the ridge of Mount Olympus, is a natural border between the prefectures of Kozani, Imathia and Pieria. The highest peak of the mountain range is Flamburo with an altitude of 2,188 metres. They are covered by one of the most accessible forests in the country, which can be accessed

Ancient Pydna

Pydna: A city throughout ancient history

Pydna: A city throughout ancient history

Ancient Pydna ,

The ancient city of Pydna is located 15 klm from the city of Katerini. It is said that its first name was Kydna, although we have no information about its foundation. It is worth noting that Macedonia became a possession after the Persian wars and specifically carved a course with the reign of Alexander I,

Enipeas Half-day Hiking Tour

Orlias River

Orlias River

Enipeas Half-day Hiking Tour ,

The Urlias or Orlias is the ancient river of Pieria, Elikonas. The river was named “Urlias” after the roar of the water.The Orlia stream crosses the slope of Mount Olympus and forms waterfalls and natural pools. Two of these waterfalls with their pools are easily accessible from the village of Dion.

Enipeas Half-day Hiking Tour

Enipeas Myths and Legends

Enipeas Myths and Legends

Enipeas Half-day Hiking Tour

Enipeas is a tributary of the Pinios in Thessaly and is located in Pieria, whose total length reaches 85 km, which makes it one of the ten longest rivers that flow exclusively in the Greek territory. Its gorge has been highlighted and exploited for tourism, attracting many visitors every year!

Platamon Castle

The Castle of Platamon through History

The Castle of Platamon through History

Platamon Castle

The Castle of Platamon is a castle – city of the Middle Byzantine period (10th century AD) and is built southeast of Mount Olympus. Its tower, which dominates the national road, is the most impressive acropolis in a Greek castle. The castle is located in a strategic position that controls the crossing of the Tempi