Sightseeings

Palios Panteleimon is a beautiful, restored, traditional village on the slopes of Olympus, at an altitude of 700m., with magnificent views to the Gulf of Thermaikos and the coasts of southern Pieria(Navigate to the outdoors of the "Pantheon" to enjoy this endless magnificent views...).

It maintains uniform architecture at all its buildings, which becomes perceivable with the first look and distinguishes it from other villages.
In the central paved square surrounded by centuries-old plane trees,there is the old church of Saint Panteleimon and the old school which has been restored and last but not least,traditional restaurants.
Just outside the village is the only environmental school in the area.
In the narrow paved streets you can admire restored stone houses and picturesque shops with local products and folk art.

The path to the village and the surrounding area invites you to enjoy up close the rich forest of chestnut trees, beeches and arbute-trees,as long as the rich flora and fauna of Lower Olympus.
The whole area is ideal for walks in nature, hang-gliding,mountain bike and 4x4 routes.
In summer it is worth to watch the cultural events of the International Festival of Olympus at the Castle of Platamon*.
It is at a distance of only 6 kilometers from the village and the beach of Neos Panteleimon. Located 43 kilometers from Katerini.

It has easy access via the National Motorway E75 (Knot of New Panteleimon and Platamon) and Railway ( Platamon station).

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