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Nice hiking from the ski center to the top

It was cold but hiking upwards to the top made us warmer and the peak with the white chapel looked... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Olgica2015
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Belgrade, Serbia
A good ski center

As it is one of the highest ski centers in Greece, you get an astonishing view of the area and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Santwno
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Thessaloniki, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was cold but hiking upwards to the top made us warmer and the peak with the white chapel looked very nice with snow and clear blue sky. A stone which marked border between Greece and Macedonia is still standing there, as well as Archibald...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Olgica2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As it is one of the highest ski centers in Greece, you get an astonishing view of the area and the lake and you will probably find enough snow for skiing. It is equipped with snow cannons, so as to keep the ski runs open....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Santwno
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We liked it very much! I think it is the highest greek ski resort. We skied and sleigh. It was very funny. At the end of the day, we visited old village Agios Athanasios. It was amazing!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Clau E
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Live the ski experience in Kaimaktsalan mountain. Lovely place for ski and mainly during the week. Easy access and one interesting village before the Ski center.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank George P
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The highest ski resort in Greece. If you are lucky and it's no cloudy or windy you will enjoy it! You can also visit Agios Athanasios old village. That's a small, traditional old village will stone houses and beautiful restaurants!

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

if you like skiing an snowboard this is the best place in northern Greece to enjoy this king of sport, with a good weather Kaimaktsalan is the right spot.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Michael A
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We visited the slopes of Kaimaktsalan Ski Center in February 2016 with a group of friends. We had an hour's ski lesson which was enough to teach us to go straight, stop, turn and walk back to the beginning. A very hard but at the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed there with a view to going skiing, but the resort was shut. The hotel is situated in a good spot, but you will obviously need a car. The food was great and the rooms were awesome. Front and rear rooms are both fine,...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank UK-Business-Travel
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Greece is popular mainly for the beautiful Islands! So, don't expect much in our mountains regarding winter snow sports. However, it is nice especially during high season visiting this mountain and enjoy low budget skiing.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank likornios
Reviewed 6 January 2016

An interesting morning excursion for someone who wants to play with snow (children or adult ski). Avoid the place during popular holidays (Xmas, 1st Years Eve) due to much crowd and smog.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Ioannis K
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Response from Vangelis K |
Hi, I was at Kaimaktsalan last week. The resort is small but also very nice especially if you are there outside the high season. There are two ski schools and the istructors do speak english. For prices you can check at... More
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