Palios Agios Athanasios
The village of Palios Agios Athanasios called old-called is Tsegani. It is a traditional village, located 30 km from Edessa, located very close to the ski center Kaimaktsalan 15 kilometers. The village lies at the foot of the mountain Kaimaktsalan, this peak is called Piperitsa.
The village of Palios Agios Athanasios built in the late 16th century.
In recent years the Old Agios Athanasios is turned into a winter resort and tourist attraction for lovers of winter excursions. O visitor will find in today's settlement, will admire the stone buildings of the village, samples of traditional Macedonian architecture blends perfectly with the natural surroundings.
The brick streets of the village leading to other seasons. An important attraction of the village is the church of Analipseos built in 1700. The traditional hospitality and local cuisine with unique local flavors of Macedonia is the best in this beautiful place and in this beautiful hillside of Mount Vora in Kaimaktsalan.
Organized sports that will bring in better contact with nature and people in the surrounding area is Ski (ski center Pella), the Trekking, tours, horseback riding. Very close to the village is the Ski Kaimaktsalan changed to first-class winter destination.