Atalandi is a commercial and agricultural center covered in olive trees. It is situated 79km. away from Lamia and has a population of approximately 6,000 inhabitants. Atalandi is the capital of the Lokrida province, while the town owes its name to the mythological figure of Atalante.
Skala Atalandis is situated only 6km. away, ehre the visitor may find several traditional tavernas, cafeterias and bars. The area offers, also, a great number of accommodation facilities.