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Natural Beauty Visit mountain Olympus, the highest
mountain of Greece as well as green
mountain Kissavos and enjoy the
unique natural beauty of Thessaly.    
Meteora Meteora is a formation of huge dark colored rocks
that constitute a geological phenomenon of unique
beauty as well as an important monument of the
Orthodox religion.    
Plastiras Lake Plastiras Lake is an ideal destination for
excursions, outdoor activities and relaxation
during both summer and winter months.    
Traditional Villages Several traditional villages
lie in the mountains of Thessaly.    
Pelion Pelion, the mountain of the Centaurs is a perfect
tourist destination for all seasons.    
Sporades Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos.
Discover the unique beauty
of Sporades.  

Livadi

Generally

Livadi is a town in the prefecture of Larissa at the border of Pieria and Larissa and consists of the Livadi and Doliche.It is 37km away from Elassona and is located on Mount Titaros an altitude of 1200 meters. Its foundation dates back to the 17th century and some argue that he holds the position of Dodonis mentioned by Homer. According to tradition, Livadi was built in its current location when a mare gave birth in the posititon Agion Anargyron and the citizens felt that it was a good place for living.

Characteristics

  • Livadi is located in the spot where the mountains of Olympus,of Pieria and of Kamvounion meet each other
  • The climate is dry with specific weather and with long winter for 5 to 6 months
  • Population: Residents are 2714 people mainly Vlach
  • Consisting with houses built of stone, lush vegetation and springs

Facilities

  • Guests have the opportunity to stay at the hotel and the guesthouse in the village.
  • There are many shops for food (restaurants - restaurants), supermarkets, with traditional products, serving guests.

Must see

  • The celebration of the Prophet Elijah on 19-20 July at Livadi with event accompanied by clarinets.
  • The celebration of Saint Mary on August 15th with the traditional Dance of Elders and the participation of various dance groups of Cultural Associations.
  • The muleracing on Sunday after August 15th, which include the ascent of the mountain "Haidari" with mules
  • The commemoration of our National Hero Georgakis Olympian who celebrated every first Sunday of September.

Suggestions

  • Visit the house where  was born our national hero Georgakis Olympios where a Folklore Museum and exhibited several species which are, or were related to the everyday lives of the villagers.
  • Visit the Byzantine Museum, located next to the Church of Saint Mary, exhibiting relics and images.
  • Visit Bistergies,big cliffs and a unique natural balcony with spectacular views.
  • Polezos and Saltsi which are unique resorts for walking and recreation.
  • Visit the many churches of the village as the church of Saints Anargyri (built in 1760), the Virgin Mary (built in 1886), the church of St. Constantine (built in 1884), the Monastery of the Holy Trinity, which was built in the 11th century the Cultural Center at Zaneio gazebo and much more.

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