Halkidiki, a place taken from a dream with beauty that steals your heart!
Escape to Halkidiki, an Aegean paradise inviting you to explore a sensory wonderland. Traditional villages, lush forests, and azure beaches compose this idyllic landscape.Uncover the charm of three peninsulas. Westward lies Kassandra, vibrant with nightlife and stunning beaches like Glarokavos and Sani. In the heart of the peninsula, Sithonia's serene ports and hidden villages lead to gems like Kavourotripes and Karydi beach.
Athos peninsula boasts unmatched beauty, from Ouranoupoli's Byzantine tower to the turquoise waters of Ammouliani and Drenia, embraced by Mount Athos.
Discover history through ancient sites like Aristotle's birthplace, Ancient Olynthos, Petralona Cave, and Poseidonia's Sanctuary of Poseidon. Wander through Arnaia's quaint streets and relish the allure of Parthenon, Halkidiki's most enchanting village.
Indulge your senses, weave through history, and bask in nature's splendor in Halkidiki – where every moment is a timeless treasure.
Enjoy the excellent local cuisine in Halkidiki
The gastronomic tradition of Halkidiki is rich and the various influences, mainly from the Macedonian and the simple Mount Athos cuisine, have created a wonderful mosaic of flavors. Worth to try: kolombaropita, paspalas, goat "Psima" in the oven, kritamo, Mount Athos cod, fresh fish, Mount Athos eggplant salad. Accompany your food with the excellent quality wines Assyrtiko, Malagouzia, Roditis, Xinomavro and Limnio.
Leaving Halkidiki do not forget buying local products such as high quality honey with pine aroma, table olives, local cheeses such as feta, mizithra and gruyere, homemade jams and pastries.
Best time to visit Halkidiki
Halkidiki is magical all year round. In summer to enjoy along the coasts the wonderful beaches with emerald waters. In spring and autumn to enjoy the beautiful landscapes of mountainous Halkidiki.
How to use transportation in Ηalkidiki
Transfer from/to Ηalkidiki
If you do not have your own car to move to Halkidiki there are other ways to move. You can fly to Macedonia Airport in Thessaloniki from Athens Airport as well as from other cities in Greece throughout the year.
Access to / from Macedonia Airport Thessaloniki can be done by bus, taxi or rental car.
An alternative transportation option is the intercity buses of KTEL from Athens to Halkidiki via Thessaloniki.
To move to Halkidiki, it is good to have your own car.
But even in case you do not have, there are bus routes that connect Halkidiki with most settlements of the Prefecture.
Alternatively, you can rent a car there.