Macedonia-Imathia

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General Information for Imathia

ImathiaClimbing Mt. Vermio, Skiing at Seli, outings to the verdant villages, visiting the many antiquities, as well as, the newest monuments, are the interesting activities that attract many visitors. The nome of Imathias is offered for great winter and summer vacations. Veria, the capital of the nome of Imathia with 40,000 population is built at the foot of Mt. Vermio.

Sights:

  • ruins of the city wall
  • Byzantine and post-Byzantine churches
  • the Jewish community of Barbouta with the beautiful 18th and 19th century mansions
  • the Macedonian Tomb
  • the Archeological Museum
Surrounding villages
Alexandria; Vergina/Verghina, known the world over in recent years for the priceless excavations; Kastania;kato Vermio; Lefkadhia, among others.