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OLD PANTELEJMON

OLD PANTELEJMON 

village of Old Panteleimon, Palaios Panteleimonas or Old Panteleimonas, the ancient pastoral village. It is located on the eastern slope of Mount Olympus and was built in the fifteenth century. Because svof colorful layout has become very wide popular tourist destination. The village is 2003. declared a national monument heritage. It has about 3,000 inhabitants. It is only 8 km from Platamona, 11 km from Leptokarya and Nei Porija and about 42 km from Paralia. Old Panteleimon Village is situated at an altitude of 700 m and offers a fantastic view of the bay Thermaikos and repellents coast area of Pieria. In the village there are traditional stone houses. The streets are cobbled and narrow, surrounded by beautiful  with a large number of various shops herbs, bee products and herbal teas. The central square is a stone church dedicated to Saint Panteleimon,

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  1. I love small, quiet, quaint little villages to visit, tour, relax and meet the villagers. I love the traditional culture people operate in them. Away from the crowded, busy streets of the city.

    Thank you for the tour and description.

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