Pieria, Paralia Katerini
Paralia is a beautiful cosmopolitan beach resort located 4 km east of Katerini and 70 km south of Thessaloniki in the prefecture of Pieria, in the southern part of Central Macedonia.Paralia is a wonderful beach resort at the Olympian Riviera with sandy coastline and clean blue waters and one of the most popular tourist destinations for both Greeks and European tourists.The famous Mount Olympus is some kilometers away. The ruins of the ancient city of Dion or the Venetian Castle of Platamon are also good sites for visiting especially if you are interested in Greek history. All these, gathered together, make the beach of Paralia become one of the most popular Riviera resorts. Paralia is a completely new resort with clean sandy beaches and no deep waters, which gathers thousands of tourists during the summer months as being the most popular beach resorts in the Balkans.