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.

Attractions & Things to Do in Nea Kalikratia

The fountain at the Central Square of Nea Kalikratia.
photo: YouTube

Central Square of Nea Kalikratia


Vivid place that stands for its fountain and for the entertainment options that make it the absolute destination for families with children.

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Nea Kallikratia Beach

Organized beach of the local settlement with a lifeguard, fine golden sand, and shallow waters that among others attract families with kids.

↘ SE
< 1km

Port of Nea Kallikratia

Wind protected port by the settlement that hosts numerous fishing boats and provides shelter to sailing and fishing boats in case of bad weather.

← W
< 1km

Cave of Petralona

An impressive natural monument that revealed one of the most extraordinary findings which shed light on the human evolutionary process.

↗ NE
≈ 15.7km

Byzantine Culture Center - Justin

«Metochi Flogiton»

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

→ E
≈ 21.1km

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.

↘ SE
≈ 27.6km

Thessaloniki Airport


Largest & busiest airport of northern Greece named after the broader geographical region which is served together with many holiday destinations.

↑ N
≈ 34.4km

Archaeological Site of Ancient Olynthos

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

→ E
≈ 34.5km

Galatista, Polygyros (Anthemountas) Halkidiki

Rural community of Polygyros Municipality located on a spot that connects the areas of central Macedonia with mountainous Halkidiki.

↗ NE
≈ 35.4km

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.

↘ SE
≈ 35.6km

Shopping Mall «Mediterranean Cosmos»

The biggest mall of Greece with countless shopping, food, and entertainment choices that became a destination for locals and tourists as well.

↑ N
≈ 39.1km

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.

↘ SE
≈ 43.6km

Yerakini, Polygyros Halkidiki

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

→ E
≈ 45.4km
An overview of the city of Polygyros surrounded by mountains and dense vegetation.
photo: Luc.T / CC BY 2.0


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

→ E
≈ 45.9km


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

↑ N
≈ 46.8km

Questions & Answers about Nea Kalikratia

Why Visit Nea Kalikratia?
  • Founded in 1922 by population exchange refugees from Eastern Thrace Kallikratia.
  • Affordable destination with modern facilities & many entertainment options.
  • More than 6 kilometers of organized, fine golden sand beach.