A modern Greek saying states “There is no place like Halkidiki”. The rich history, vibrant culture and stunning nature truly make the region a unique and colorful treasure throve of activities and leisure. From the many ancient sites, to the pine forest, the Turtle lake, the magnificent beaches and the picturesque villages of Afitos, Agia Paraskevi and many others, there is no shortage of things to do and places to visit. Such activities might include trekking in the forest of Kassandra, sailing through the Toroneos gulf, tasting the flavors of the local traditional taverns or contemporary restaurants, braving the energetic night life of Kalithea or take a trip at Pefkochori for a day of shopping and fun.
Don’t forget to visit the famous Xenia and Glarocavos beaches or relax at the therapeutic springs at Loutra before diving into the turquoise waters of its rocky shore. Indulge yourself in delicious treats from such places as the Lemonis bakery and taste the famous and exquisite Halkidiki honey and wines. Or enjoy a quiet afternoon at the village of Paliouri, with its narrow scenic roads and traditional houses, an ideal pastime for all. All this and much more, make Halkidiki positively a place inside your dreams.