Halkidiki holds the reigns of one of the most exotic destinations in Greece. Endless, golden, sandy seashores with emerald and blue waters will take your breath away on this paradisiacal corner of the country. Turquoise waters, countless bays and superb beaches, lush vegetation, and picturesque villages create an idyllic landscape. Under the scents of the fresh pine trees and the breeze of the summer, Halkidiki seems like it has been jumped out of a fairytale.
Halkidiki is a peninsula, which is divided into three smaller peninsulas, the so-called legs. The first leg is named Kassandra and is full of popular tourist resorts, luxurious hotels, and organized beaches. The second leg is named Sithonia, is less organized and full of secluded, popular for Camping. It offers a different experience closer to nature lovers with a lot of beautiful beaches. The third leg is named Athos and is a close monastic community. A blessed place, the Holy Mountain, or Agion Oros frames a unique travel experience in Halkidiki. Whether you choose Kassandra or Sithonia Peninsula, or even the Peninsula of Mount Athos, your eyes will definitely be impressed by the almighty beauties of Halkidiki. So, no matter what type of traveler might be, Halkidiki got you covered!
This location is full of rare natural beauty and a magical coastline that hugs the crystal clear beaches of Kassandra and Sithonia, with the blue-green waters and golden sand. The beaches of Halkidiki are waiting for you to explore them. Enjoy the sun and live an unforgettable experience with your family. Halkidiki is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Greece, so expect to find a great selection of Halkidiki hotels, luxurious resorts, restaurants, bars, and shops for every taste! Whether you’re traveling with your family, friends, or significant other, Halkidiki is one of the Greek destinations you have to visit!
Are you are looking for nightlife? Kallithea should definitely be your first choice. In crowded nightclubs of the area, you could have fun until early in the morning. Halkidiki is also known for its good traditional food. You are able to enjoy the experience of total Mediterranean cuisine. Awarded restaurants are all over the area where you can enjoy traditional dishes. The most fresh fishes can be found in Porto Koufo.
Although Halkidiki is famous for its spectacular Beaches, the mountainous terrain of Halkidiki is an ideal place reserved for the ones who want t escape from everyday life. Indeed, the charming villages and the pristine nature of mountainous Halkidiki promise an exciting experience out of the ordinary. Covered with dense chestnut, fir, and oak forests, the images of mountainous Halkidiki alternate with meadows with wildflowers and breathtaking views to the vastness of the Aegean Sea. If you manage to peel yourself away from the stunning Halkidiki beaches, you should go sightseeing! A drive around Halkidiki will get you to impressive sites such as the Cave of Petralona, Byzantine towers, ancient monuments, and beautiful monasteries.
If you’re feeling up to it, you should do a boat tour from Ouranoupolis to Mount Athos. Since the entrance to the Athos peninsula is not allowed, the boat sails along the coastline, giving passengers the chance to marvel at the beautiful monasteries from the sea.
Praised for its exotic sceneries and its turquoise waters, Halkidiki will leave you speechless. Crystalline waters and natural coves seem like they have sprung up from the Aegean Sea. Whatever you choose to do, wherever you choose to we assure you that you will always remember it, because as they say ''There is nowhere like Halkidiki''.