Mount Ossa, Nessonas

#7 of 9 in Parks in Larissa Region
Must see · Mountain · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Mount Ossa (Greek: Όσσα), alternative Kissavos (Κίσσαβος, from South Slavic kisha "wet weather, rain"), is a mountain in the Larissa regional unit, in Thessaly, Greece. It is 1,978 metres (6,490 ft) high and is located between Pelion to the south and Olympus to the north, separated from the latter by the Vale of Tempe.

In Greek mythology, the Aloadaes are said to have attempted to pile Mount Pelion on top of Mount Ossa in their attempt to scale Olympus.
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  • It's a great place to soak up the views of Mount Olympus, Pelion, Vasilitsa and the endless blue sea. The hike itself is not a difficult one, with great visibility and several approach routes...  more »
  • Mount Ossa is also called Kissavos and is 1978 meters high. It offers spectacular views to Olympus mount, cost line and all around Thessaly area. There is marked trail to the top. I started my...  more »
  • Wow, a great place to visit for photographers, what a location
  • It's worth the climb! Wonderful scenery and no special difficulty!
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