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Megaplatanos is a village of a few hundred people in the Prefecture of Pella, Greece. It is 110 km from Thessaloniki and only 10 km from Aridaia, between the two largest tourist attractions of the Prefecture: Mount Voras and the Pozar Thermal Springs.


Megaplatanos is at an altitude of 223 meters.

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It is 103 km northwest of Thessaloniki, or about 1½ hours by car.

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  • 1 Voras Mountains. The tallest peak in the range is Kaimakchalan at 2,524 m (8,281 ft). Adjacent peaks are Starkov grob (1,876 m) and Dobro Pole (1,700 m). The mountain range hosts a ski resort and the hot springs at Loutra Loutrakiou (Pozar) on the Greek side. Voras Mountains on Wikipedia Voras Mountains (Q6435173) on Wikidata
  • Pozar Thermal Baths. 48 individual baths, 6 indoor pools, the outdoor pool (12x25m) hamams, jacuzzi and spa services. Recommended for rheumatic, dermatological, gynecological, and respiratory and circulatory system conditions.




Restaurants near Megaplatanos include O Kalofagas (Diner), Katarraktes Estiatorio-Kafe (Waterfalls Restaurant-Cafe) (Greek), Ousies, Katarraktes Edessas (Greek) and Laos kai Kolonaki (Greek).



  • Gaia Kaimaktsalan. From €37.
  • Guesthouse Rodavgi, Káto Loutrákion. 4 rooms with refrigerator, kitchen/kitchenette, coffee/tea maker, TV, en suite, private bathroom, private toilet. From €30.
  • Kallinikos Guesthouse, Loutraki, +30 2384091288, e-mail: . refrigerator, a kitchenette and an in-room dining area. Amenities featured in the rooms include a hair dryer, complimentary toiletries and a flat-screen TV. From €34.
  • Hotel Eliton & Spa Resort, +30 2384091318. fitness centre, a spa & wellness centre, a steam bath and a sauna, restaurant, pet friendly, disabled access, bar/lounge, air conditioned, refrigerator, cable/satellite TV, kitchen/kitchenette, en suite, private bathroom, private toilet, Swimming pool. From €55.
  • Pozar Pallas Salt Cave Hotel, Loutraki Aridaia Pella, +30 2384091357, e-mail: . Mini bar, cable/satellite TV, kitchen/kitchenette, bathrobes, en suite, private bathroom, private toilet. From €56.


The postal code of Megaplatanos is 58400 and its telephone access code is +3023840.

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