Olympos is the highest mountain in Greece and the second highest mountain in the Balkans. It is about 80 km southeast from Thessaloniki. Mountain biking in the region of Olympus mountain is a must for those who are looking for a unique adventure.There are a number of villages in the region, where visitors can spend the night, as: Litochoro, Agios Panteleimon, Neoi Poroi and Platamonas. Due to the location of these villages, visitors have the opportunity to explore several mountain biking routes. Depending on the experience of each one, a route is available, as some of the routes are suitable for families and children, while others are designed for more experienced bikers.The region of Mount Olympus is the ideal destination for bike lovers, offering unique landscapes views to the Aegean sea and a totally unforgettable experience.
Continuing on the coastal street, after Stomio, the visitor will find Alexandrini beach with golden sandy beaches 2 km long in the camp of Agios Dimitrios. Clear waters and a beautiful and exotic landscape.
It is located 36 km away from Katerini and 56 km from Larisa and it is found at the south-east of the prefecture. The beach is under the castle of Platamonas, in a small creek and due to its location, it is occasionally also called Kastro.
Skotina attracts tourists mainly from Europe as it is situated in front of the blue Aegean Sea and the foothills of Mount Olympus. The bright sun and the vivid colors, the crystal sea and the golden sandy beaches remind us why the Greek Gods chose this area for their residence.
On the coastal line, after Kokkino Nero, the visitor will reach the scenic Stomio (in distance 49 km from Larisa) with the 2 km long golden sandy beaches in front of the settlement. Clear waters, very beautiful, exotic as well as inviting landscape.