PALIO KLIMA VILLAGE
Palio Klima (Old Klima) village, on Skopelos island, is a picturesque, peaceful place. Many people claim that at Palio Klima (Old Klima) you will enjoy the most stunning sunset ever on Skopelos Island. Palio Klima village has breathtaking views of the Aegean. Also, many people love the climate of Palio Klima as well as the variety of wild fruit trees that exist there.
Furthermore, Palio Klima (Old Klima) is the old village of Elios – Neo Klima. It is located between Glossa and Elios-Neo Klima. Specifically, it is just seven minutes down the road from Elios-Neo Klima towards the port of Glossa, Loutraki. If you are coming from Skopelos Town it will be an approximate 35-minute drive, since it is about 24 km away.
Back in 1965, an earthquake created serious damage to that beautiful village. As a result, most of the residents abandoned their homes and moved to Elios – Neo Klima village on Skopelos island. It was not until 1981, that the houses started to be renovated and life returned to the Palio Klima village.
Glossa residents built Palio Klima in the 18th century. Moreover, until 1950 the village was divided into two districts. You can not enter the village by car. Palio Klima village has maintained mainly its traditional architecture. The houses are stone-built with wooden balconies. The view is incredible, you can see over the Aegean Sea, Glossa, Loutraki, and Skiathos. Nowadays, only 43 permanent residents live in the village.
Skopelos is the greenest island of the Aegean and the Northern Sporades. More than 80% of the island’s area is full of pine forests. The special characteristic of Skopelos is its green beaches. The pine trees take root in the sea.