The Mountain Of The Gods
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.
Εxplore hidden beauties in Mt Olympus. Waterfalls, natural pools and water slides made by nature. A four-hour escape tour for swimming and relaxation. For those who would like to be more active, low and higher jumps from the rocky cliffs of the lagoons can be done.
Description: We have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards the church of St. Vasilios of Dion. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. We start with a 25min hike to the base of the canyon to continue in the stunning forest of Olympus with stop for swimming and relaxing in the natural pool of the area. After our returning from the first lagoon we take a small break and go off road to a hidden natural pool of Araplakos where only local and mountain guides know about it. Our staying to the lagoons will be completed with a traditional snap.
We offer: We provide guidance with an experienced mountain guide, your transportation, traditional snap. Photos and video.
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.
Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 38€ per participant. Payments can be made with Wire transfer, PayPal or cash.
Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria
Duration of Activity: 4 hours
Activity Period: June until September.