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Kaimaktsalan is the most cosmopolitan mountainous village in Macedonia. It is located in the prefecture of Pella, 33km from Edessa, just 123km from Thessaloniki and 605km fro Athens. Recently, the traditional village of Palios Agios Athanasion has developed impressively in tourism and has evolved into the top winter resort of Macedonia.

The surrounding area is ideal for alternative form of tourism and extreme sports. At the foot of Mount Voras, in the village of Panaghitsa, there is an airfield, considered to be the best in Europe, and nest to it, a specially constructed motocross course. There is also an artificial rock face for climbing and facilities for flying box, archery tournaments, mountain biking, paragliding where you can land at the airfield in Kerasies at an altitude of 1600m.

With Agios Athanasios as a starting point, the best excursions are to the nearby town of Edessa, the villages around lake Vegoritida and beautiful Nimfaio. Dare to combine skiing on Voras and the pleasures of the hot springs surrounded by beautiful countryside at the Spa of Loutraki or Pozar Baths in Pella.