Nea Kalikratia

If you are trapped in Thessaloniki during summer, Nea Kalikratia is your easy escape to an OK beach. It's well-organized and superbly family-friendly.

Nea Kalikratia Day Trips

Kassandra Halkidiki

With incredible beaches and nightclubs, Kassandra is a fitting choice for young people. That said, many calm villages make it a family destination too.


Do you want to visit antiquities, eat well, and party hard? This large coastal city has a distinctive multicultural past and renowned nightlife.


The proof that Halkidiki is not only about beach life, Polygyros dominates with its mountainous landscape and culture as well as its hiking paths.

Nea Moudania

This is a busy fishing port with a promenade and an abundance of seafood restaurants and fish barbeques. Some tourists use it as a base for day trips.

Nea Potidea

A village famous for its canal that connects the Thermaic with the Toroneos gulf. It has decent beaches, lovely beach bars, and good tavernas.

A paved path at the Yerakini coastal promenade close by the sandy beach.
distant ≈ 45.4km


Polygyros Halkidiki

A coastal village that evolved from a small settlement of miners during the '60s to a popular tourist destination today.

A central street of the village of Galatista with shops and other traditional buildings.
distant ≈ 35.4km


Polygyros Halkidiki

Picturesque village with old-style stone architecture and a Byzantine tower. A fantastic place to relax and stroll around in the beautiful streets.

Nea Kalikratia Attractions


Nea Kallikratia Port

A fishing port frequented also by sailing boats that drop visitors for overnight stays in Nea Kallikratia. Is boat watching a thing?

The fountain at the Central Square of Nea Kalikratia with residential buildings in the background.
photo: YouTube

Nea Kalikratia Central Square

Vivid place with plenty of entertainment options like playgrounds, and restaurants and pizzerias. It also has a cute fountain.

Ruins at the archaeological site of ancient Olynthos among trees and bushes.
distant ≈ 34.6km

Ancient Olynthos (Archaeological Site)

A strong town and capital of the Chalkidian League, it vanished when Philip (Alexander's father) has it sacked and razed.

Nea Kalikratia Why visit?

  • Founded in 1922 to house refugees from Kallikratia (Mimarsinan),Turkey.
  • A short drive from Thessaloniki.
  • More than 6 kilometers of organized sand beach.

Nea Kalikratia Museums

The a picture of the building that houses the Byzantine Culture Center «Justin».
distant ≈ 21.1km

Byzantine Culture Center «Justin»

A museum in a historical building (Metochi Flogiton) that, in the past, has been a monastery and a hospital. Enjoy the views too.

Nea Kalikratia Beaches


Nea Kallikratia Beach

Organized beach of Nea Kallikratia including with a lifeguard service. Fine golden-sand, and shallow waters that attract families with kids.