25 Jan 2013


Mount Olympus – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

The abode of the gods‎ - mt. Olympus - Greece, Mount Olympus photo

Photo credit: Athanasios Theodorakopoulos

Mount Olympus photo

Photo credit: Alina Zienowicz

Mount Olympus photo

Stefani - The Throne of Zeus in Winter, Mount Olympus photo

Photo credit: Mike Styllas

Mount Olympus photo

Photo credit: Sakispallas

  • Elevation: 2917 m
  • Difficulty: Walk up
  • Best months to climb: April, May, June
  • Convenient center: Litochoro, Greece

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10 other mountain peaks closest to Mount Olympus:

1. Pieria Ori (2190 m) 23.7 km
2. Mount Ossa (Greece) (1978 m) 42.9 km
3. Vourinos (1866 m) 47.8 km
4. Antichasia (1416 m) 50.5 km
5. Paiko (1640 m) 56.0 km
6. Bourinos (1866 m) 60.6 km
7. Siniatsiko (Askio) (2111 m) 73.6 km
8. Mount Chortiatis (1201 m) 85.6 km
9. Koziakas (1901 m) 92.9 km
10. Pelion (1610 m) 93.2 km


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