Olympus mountain road


Mount Olympus is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 2.423m (7,949ft) above the sea level, located in the Larissa regional unit, on the border between Thessaly and Macedonia, in Greece. It’s one of the highest roads of the country. Located within the Mount Olympus National Park, the road to the summit is gravel and very steep. Avoid driving in this area if unpaved mountain roads aren’t your strong point. A 4WD vehicle and an experienced driver are required. Expect high winds. Winds are an almost everyday occurrence. Stay away if you’re scared of heights. It is recommended that beginner riders avoid this road. The climb has more than 25 hairpin turns.