Mt. Olympus is officially known from Greek mythology as the home of the Twelve Gods. The shape created by the rain and wind, which helped elevate a secluded chateau in 2918m (Mytikas). Counts many peaks and an almost circular shape. It is undoubtedly the most popular mountain in Greece. The impressive height, the mythical charm and easy accessibility make it an attraction for thousands of visitors from every corner of the world. Roads and trails crossing the mountain gives the opportunity to the hikers and visitors to get to know closely varieties of flora and fauna but also its natural beauty.
We have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards the Cave of Vrontou. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. We start with a 10min hike to Maros cage to continue in the panoramic view of a boulder. After our returning from the cave we visit the ruins and a 17th century Christian church to old Vrontou. We continue to a high point with panoramic view of the Papa Rema canyon and the summits of Mount Olympus. A small break at the Mountain shelter at 1000m will be completed with a traditional snap. Finally, we visit the Waterfalls and natural pool at the nearby area for swimming and relaxing.
We provide guidance with an experienced mountain guide, your transportation, coffee or tea and traditional snap. Photos and videos.
You should have the following: Suitable hiking shoes, swimsuit, towel.
Requirements: Suitable for all ages. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of participants is 6.
Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria
Duration of Activity: 4 hours
Activity Period: March until October