Kassandra Halkidiki

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Attractions, Beaches & Things to Do in Kassandra Halkidiki

Kallithea Halkidiki

Located on the east coast of the Kassandra peninsula is famous for its nightlife and attracts numerous tourists during the summer season.

The relics of the Temple of Ammon Zeus in Kallithea, Halkidiki.
↗ NE   < 1km

Temple of Ammon Zeus, Kallithea

Unique archaeological site that includes a temple dedicated to an Egyptian God reveals the rich and long history of the area.

Numerous umbrellas and sunbeds lying on the Kallithea Beach of Halkidiki.
↘ SE   < 1km

Kallithea Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

Sandy, shallow, and well-organized beach along the coast of a cosmopolitan settlement with famous beach bars, restaurants, and nightclubs.

A panoramic view of the village of Afitos where the coast and the sea are also visible.
↑ N   ≈ 3.8km

Afitos Halkidiki

A traditional village of Kassandra which is a well-known tourist destination during the summer months since it attracts numerous tourists.

A picture that depicts the church of St. Demetrios in the center of Afitos.
↑ N   ≈ 3.8km

St. Dimitrios Church, Afitos

« Enoriakos »

Central stone-built church which dates from 1858 and is one of the trademarks of the village.

The main entrance of the stone-built building that houses the Folklore Museum of Afitos.
↑ N   ≈ 3.9km

Folklore Museum of Afitos

With exhibits donated from the inhabitants of the village, the museum reveals many aspects of the everyday life of the past.

A photo taken between the pine trees shows one part of the Kriopigi Beach of Halkidiki.
photo: lehaso / CC BY 3.0
↘ SE   ≈ 6.4km

Kriopigi (Kryopigi) Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

Peaceful narrow beach where the dense pine tree vegetation reaches literally the coast.

The port of Nea Fokea with small fishing boats and the hill with the Byzantine Tower of St. Paul in the background.
↖ NW   ≈ 10.3km

Byzantine Tower of St. Paul, Nea Fokea

The absolute landmark that dominates the coastal hill and the landscape of the village.

The crowded theater of Siviri during a concert of the Kassandra Festival in Halkidiki.
↙ SW   ≈ 11.1km

Kassandra Festival (Siviri)

During summer, the Siviri theater hosts numerous cultural events and performances of the Kassandra Festival and attracts many spectators.

An image showing numerous people, umbrellas, and sunbeds at a part of Siviri Beach of Halkidiki.
↙ SW   ≈ 11.9km

Siviri Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

Narrow but long fine sand beach that belongs to the homonymous settlement, offers all the amenities, and is famous for its beautiful sunset.

A photo showing the beach of Polychrono in Halkidiki.
photo: Nadina / CC BY-SA 3.0
↘ SE   ≈ 13.3km

Polychrono Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

Long sand & small pebble beach along the village that becomes a bustling tourist resort in summer.

A room of the Polichrono Folklore Museum with traditional garments in a display and other exhibits hanging on the walls.
↘ SE   ≈ 13.4km

Folklore Museum of Polichrono

It aims to preserve the cultural heritage of the local population with artifacts that describe many aspects of the traditional life.

A square surrounded by shops and tavernas at Skala Fourkas.
↙ SW   ≈ 13.9km

Skala Fourkas

The coastline settlement of the traditional mountainous village of Fourka, that is located at the west part of the Kassandra peninsula.

A night capture showing the beach of Skala Fourkas in Halkidiki under the moonlight.
↙ SW   ≈ 14.1km

Skala Fourkas Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

Organized white sand beach of the coastal village with popular beach bars and restaurants.

A band during a live concert on the stage of Sani Festival in Halkidiki.
← W   ≈ 15.9km

Sani Festival

One of the most significant summer cultural events in Halkidiki. It is a music and dance fair famous for the international artists that hosts.

A panoramic picture of the Sani Beach of Kassandra in Halkidiki.
← W   ≈ 16.3km

Sani (Sane) Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

The fine white sand and the blue-green crystal-clear waters compose almost a tropical scenery.

The sandy beach of Sani Resort and the hotel facilities.
← W   ≈ 16.9km

Sani Resort, Halkidiki

An internationally famous luxurious resort that attracts VIP guests from all over the world and stands for its amazing views and landscape.

The remains of the Stavronikita Tower with the sandy beach and the blue sky in the background.
← W   ≈ 17.1km

Stavronikita Tower, Sani

Dominating the landscape of Sani region, it is a structure that was aiming to protect the metochi of the Athonite Stavronikita Monastery.

A central street of Hanioti with restaurants, cafeterias, and outdoor seats on the pavement.
photo: Тснена
↘ SE   ≈ 19.3km


« Hanioti »

A coastline village of the east side of Kassandra that was developed to a major summer destination.

People with umbrellas and sunbeds at the Hanioti Beach in Halkidiki.
↘ SE   ≈ 19.5km

Hanioti (Chaniotis) Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

Organized sandy beach along the homonymous village with some of the most famous beach bars.

The lighthouse of Possidi and the green hill with many second homes in the background.
↙ SW   ≈ 20.6km

Possidi Cape & Lighthouse

After a beautiful but demanding walk, someone can reach the picturesque cape and take a photo of the lighthouse that is still in use.

The fountain of the square of Nea Poteidaia with the church of the town in the background.
↖ NW   ≈ 22.6km

Nea Potidea

A village at the narrowest part of the Kassandra peninsula that is famous for the canal that connects the Thermaic with the Toroneos gulf.

Numerous restaurant tables at the seafront promenade and a part of Nea Skioni Beach of Halkidiki.
↘ SE   ≈ 22.8km

Nea Skioni Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

Peaceful sandy beach on the west side of the peninsula away from the tourist centers of the east.

A photo of the beach of the beach of Pefkochori in Halkidiki.
↘ SE   ≈ 23.4km

Pefkochori Beach, Kassandra Halkidiki

Golden-sand beach with pine trees reaching the coast of one of the biggest summer destinations.

A stone-built church with a red dome that has white windows in the yard of the monastery.
↘ SE   ≈ 23.8km

Monastery of St. John the Russian

Hidden in the vegetation of the central part of the peninsula, the monastery attracts many faithful as well as nature and relaxation seekers.

Daily boats anchored by the Pier of Pefkochori on Kassandra.
↘ SE   ≈ 23.9km

Pier of Pefkochori, Kassandra

Starting point or embarking spot for daily boat cruises as well as sailing tours that reach Marmaras port & visit beaches of Toroneos Gulf.

A fountain in a square of Pefkohori surrounded by restaurants and tavernas.
↘ SE   ≈ 24.3km

Pefkohori Halkidiki

A village of approximately 2000 inhabitants that during the summer months transforms into an ultimate resort that hosts over 15000 tourists.

A part of the beach of Psakoudia of Polygyros of Halkidiki that includes numerous umbrellas and sunbeds of a beach bar.
↑ N   ≈ 29.2km

Psakoudia Beach, Polygyros Halkidiki

Long sandy beach located between Kassandra & Sithonia where the pine trees reach the coast.

A photo of the Metamorfosi beach of Halkidiki taken between the umbrellas and sunbeds of a local beach bar.
↗ NE   ≈ 30.4km

Metamorfosi Beach, Polygyros Halkidiki

Typical beach of Halkidiki where the local flora and the pine trees reach the long sandy coast.

One typical street in a residential neighborhood of Nea Moudania in Halkidiki.
photo: Hombre / CC BY-SA 3.0
↖ NW   ≈ 31.3km

Nea Moudania

The official seat and the biggest city of the municipality of Nea Propontida which is a famous fishing trading spot in North Greece.

A paved path at the Yerakini coastline promenade that passes very close to the sandy beach.
↑ N   ≈ 31.7km

Yerakini, Polygyros Halkidiki

A coastline village that evolved from a small settlement of miners during the '60s to a well-known tourist destination.

A night view of a central street of Paliouri where a taverna and other shops are situated.
↘ SE   ≈ 33.3km

Paliouri Halkidiki

A mountainous traditional settlement, hidden in the unique pine forest of Halkidiki that is also famous for the amazing nearby beaches.

Clear waters, a small fishing boat on the sand, and dense vegetation very close to the beach of Galini, Neos Marmaras.
↗ NE   ≈ 34.3km

Sithonia Halkidiki

Numerous untouched natural landscapes, countless isolated beaches, and picturesque traditional villages can characterize this unique region.

Relics at the archaeological site of ancient Olynthos.
↑ N   ≈ 35.2km

Archaeological Site of Ancient Olynthos

The well-known archaeological site of one of the most important ancient cities in the broader area of Halkidiki.

The private marina and the resort of Miraggio in Kassandra, Halkidiki.
↘ SE   ≈ 38.7km

Marina Miraggio, Kassandra Halkidiki

Private marina located at the southwest edge of the peninsula. With high-end infrastructure provides all the facilities for recreational yachting.

The a picture of the building that houses the Byzantine Culture Center «Justin».
↖ NW   ≈ 39.8km

Byzantine Culture Center - Justin

« Metochi Flogiton »

Contemporary museum in a historical building that served as a monastery and a hospital.

An overview of the city of Polygyros surrounded by mountains and dense vegetation.
photo: Luc.T / CC BY 2.0
↑ N   ≈ 47.1km


The interior part of the county that combines the untouchable nature of the mountainous landscape and the beauty of the coast.

Questions & Answers about Kassandra Halkidiki

Why Visit Kassandra Halkidiki?
  • A combination of crystal waters, sandy beaches, and modern tourist infrastructure.
  • Great landscapes that justify the famous saying "There is nothing like Halkidiki".
  • With numerous beach bars and famous for the nightlife during summer.
  • Halkidiki's leader in tourism development.