SITHONIA - MAGIC BEACHES
Sithonia is located between the peninsulas of Kassandra and Mount Athos. It is an ideal destination for relaxing holidays and relaxation in enchanting landscapes while it is characterized by its picturesque fishing villages and its incomparable beauty. It has small unexplored coves surrounded by lush vegetation and unique sandy beaches separated by high cliffs that make it stand out. It provides its visitors with high quality tourist infrastructure, satisfying even the most demanding visitor. Each part of it is different and unique while the tour of the villages offers unique experiences and images thanks to the architecture of the houses. Nikiti is a "beehive village" with traditional houses and enchanting beaches such as those of Agios Ioannis, Langadas, Kastri and Kalogria.
It has tourist facilities for all tastes, but retains its natural environment and traditional character. Sarti is a coastal settlement on a bay with lush hills and some of the best beaches with organized camping, including that of Armenistis. Kalamitsi 15 km from Sarti is one of the most picturesque coastal settlements of Sithonia, an ideal place for a quiet family vacation. It is known for its unique golden beach with fine white sand, clear blue waters, gray rocks in impressive formations and low vegetation. The beaches of Kavourotripes, Tranou, Ai Nikola, Platanitsi and Achlada are some of the most famous. Vourvourou is a village with rich vegetation, unique routes to Agios Nikolaos and Ormos tis Panagias. It overlooks the peninsula of Mount Athos and nine small islands around its hidden coves which can be visited by boat.
Ormos Panagias 2.5 km from Agios Nikolaos is a picturesque port from which daily boats leave which make the tour of Mount Athos with stops in Ouranoupoli and Ammouliani. Agios Nikolaos is a large picturesque mountain village whose beaches are located at a short distance and stand out for the fine sand and the deep blue sea. Neos Marmaras with its beautiful sandy beaches and the islet-shaped island of Kelyfos is one of the most popular resorts famous for its vibrant nightlife. Next to Neos Marmaras is the second largest vineyard in the world, from which the excellent quality varieties of wines are produced, of Porto Carras. Porto Carras is a large hotel complex, which includes 33 coves, and offers its customers luxurious high quality services. At the edge of the peninsula is one of the largest natural ports Porto Koufo which is the largest fishing spot in the area.
Remarkable is the beauty in ancient Olynthos between Kassandra and Sithonia, an important city of antiquity with the unique mosaics in the Archaeological Museum of the area. One can also admire the ancient city and the castle that is still preserved in the sea in Toroni, a tourist resort with a 2 km long beach and crystal clear blue waters. One of the oldest villages of Halkidiki, Sykia stands out with the architecture of the village and mainly of the old settlement that has common elements with that of Mount Athos. The area is full of wonderful beaches such as Tristinika, Korakas, Kalamitsi, Kriaritsi, Marathias and Klimataria. In Sithonia one can escape and participate in various kinds of activities and sports. In addition to swimming and sunbathing, water sports such as windsurfing, water skiing on the beaches with special facilities stand out.
Itamou Hill and the area "Psaria" are also suitable for hiking and walking. Sithonia has a wide variety of entertainment venues as most villages have bars, cafes and restaurants where you can enjoy your drink or gastronomic meals. For guests who want a lot of fun, there are plenty of clubs, bars and cafes by the sea. Psakoudia is a seaside settlement between the first leg (Kassandra) and the second leg (Sithonia) with an organized beach with turquoise clear waters and many beach bars. Gerakini is a seaside settlement near Polygyros with amazing views of the Toroneos gulf and a beautiful long sandy beach with organized beach bars. Vatopedi is a refugee settlement of Ormylia where on the hill there is the male monastery of Agios Arsenios known for its miraculous icons after which the beach extends.