Mount Olympus – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

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

Mount Olympus

Photo credit: Athanasios Theodorakopoulos

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

Mount Olympus

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Mount Olympus photo

Mount Olympus

Photo credit: Sakispallas

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

Mount Olympus Climbing Notes

Tal azulay from ISRAEL writes:

Hello <br/>I&#39;ll be coming to climb the mountain on the 29/5 30/5 so I have couple of questions: <br/>1. Do I need crampons and ice axe? <br/>2. If I sleep in the hut, do I need sleeping bag? <br/>3. Do I need ropes for the last part of the climb? <br/> <br/>Thanks Tal azulay


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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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