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Basic Information about Platamonas


Geographical location: 39 ° 59` N, 22 ° 38`O, Member of the Diou-Olympou Association, Pieria Prefecture, about 2000 inhabitants.

Directly on the Olympic Riviera lies Platamonas. A tranquil village, which in ancient times gained a certain importance through its castle .

Until the beginning of the 20th century, the town consisted of a few houses. Only in the course of the population exchange with Turkey did the population increase significantly.

The main source of income for the inhabitants is fishery and tourism. A few years ago, the port was greatly expanded so that it now also offers larger yachts the opportunity to moor.

A promenade by the sea invites you to take a walk. The main attractions are the castle and the harbor.