Olympus is the highest and most famous mountain of Greece. It is 78km away from the city of Thessaloniki and a very popular destination for both tourists and locals. It is considered ideal especially for those interested in climbing or walking, following one of the many paths available. Its canyons are also available for canyoning and other activities. Olympus has more than 50 peaks above 2000m. The highest one is “Mytikas” at 2917m while other popular ones are Stefani, Skolio, Profitis Ilias and Agios Antonis.