Welcome to Macedonia! Prefecture of Kilkis. On the northern borders of Greece there’s a valley surrounded by excessive mountains, crossed by two lengthy rivers and has two pure lakes. Fertile place, the place the daylight is brilliant, nature is wealthy and rewards with its grace the entire creation! On this nook of Greece you can see hospitable and genuine folks.
Singer: Maria Zerzelidou
The world has been a crossroads of peoples. The Romans based right here Callicum or Kallikos in Greek which suggests the leather-based sieve for gold panning from Echedoros, ie Gallikos river. It’s mentioned that even at the moment there are gold diggers searching for gold on the river or golden cash.
The town of Kilkis is constructed across the hill of Agios Georgios with a inhabitants of virtually 30 thousand inhabitants. The view from above is exclusive. On the Lofos espresso bar you possibly can stare on the view for hours having fun with a espresso or drink. Close by is the open theater of the Hill, whereas on the prime is the church of the identical identify.On the foot of the hill you possibly can go to the Cave of Agios Georgios, some of the exceptional in Greece. It consists of limestone rocks 200 million years previous and greater than 300 specimens of fossilized animal bones have been discovered. It was found by probability in 1925. The data that the cave is medically thought-about appropriate for the remedy of respiratory illnesses is fascinating. That’s the reason it’s a pole of attraction for 1000’s of holiday makers.Uncover the hangouts of Kilkis, the market, the squares, the cafes, the taverns and the church buildings!
Lake Doirani. A ravishing pure lake divided into two international locations. Whereas the panorama of extraordinary magnificence calms you, your decisions for sports activities and leisure are countless. Climbing, fishing, canoeing, biking, 4×4 routes, commentary of migratory birds and why not, swimming! A uniquε, and typically eerie setting. Right here, the standard fishing boats are known as plava. Discover the attractive lakeside space of 1000 bushes, a Natura 2000 forest with oaks. Within the tavern of the identical identify, no matter you strive might be great and can at all times be served with the broad smile of the hostess.
Within the settlement of Doirani, every little thing appears to have been left behind in time. Within the picturesque taverns the carp fish by the lake is a specialty!
British army cemetery. On the hill above Doirani there’s a distinctive level in Greek territory. Unimaginable view, symmetry and class.
Mouria Rail Station is the liveliest and most lively village within the space. Lovely corners & cafes. Within the tavern Trigono you’ll style native meat and yummy delicacies
Kavalaris. This small and quiet village every little thing has remained as earlier than. The tastes and smells of the attractive tavern of the village will persuade you.
Ano & Kato Poroia. These picturesque villages of Serres are a pure continuation of the tour to Lake Doirani. We’re situated on the inexperienced mountain Beles or Kerkini. Clear air from the bushes, the freshly baked bread of the oven, the well-cooked meals of the house-ladies, the scrumptious grilled meat within the taverns. As for lodging choices? Gorgeous!
The Waterfalls of Skra. West of Kilkis and after crossing Axios river and climbing up Mount Paiko, we attain a scene from a fairy story. Emerald Lake of Skra! Probably the most stunning locations in Greece, a supply of constructive power. Contemporary water, bridges, waterfalls and aircraft bushes, sunbeams and rustling, fairies, elves whistling carefree and enjoying along with your shadow
Goumenissa. A picturesque city 40 km west of Kilkis. Style the well-known wines of the area, the fragrant grappa and the irresistible appetizers whereas the sounds from the bronze conventional musical devices create a Bacchus ecstasy. Don’t overlook to obtain a blessing and worship Mary of Goumenissa on the Monastery.
Metalliko. Simply exterior town of Kilkis is a crimson fountain in an exquisite village. And it’s so named as a result of from this fountain you possibly can drink without cost a scrumptious digestive pure mineral water paying homage to the bitter water of Florina. The great surroundings is accomplished by the geese, the geese, the bushes and probably the greatest taverns of Kilkis.
Pikrolimni is situated south of Kilkis, close to Nea Santa and has a median depth of 1 meter. In summer season it’s normally dried. It’s thought-about the one lake in mainland Greece with salt water and its backside consists of clay with sulfur compounds and nitrates. For that reason it has therapeutic and beauty properties, whereas the salinity is thrice larger than the Useless Sea! There’s a Pilotherapy Heart on the lake and in the summertime the pilotherapy is carried out contained in the lake on the specifically designed shore.
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Kilkis, the genuine nook of Greece!
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