Petralona

“Katsika” Mountain

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One of the most important caves is located on Mount Katsika, the world-famous Petralona Cave, where the skull of the Petralona Hominid, one the most important paleontological discoveries, was discovered. The area stretching from Krini and Petralona up to Eleochoria, is ideal for hiking in the specially designed path, located near the cave, and along which, hikers enjoy panoramic views of the Thermaikos Gulf, facing Mount Olympus.