Halkidiki, a northern Greece region, known for its jutting peninsulas, featuring Mediterranean forests, ending to sandy beaches in sheltered bays.
Kassandra, the westernmost peninsula, is the most developed, offering modern resorts and nightclubs. The region’s notable archaeological sites include Stageira, Aristotle’s birthplace, and Olynthus, known for its well-preserved mosaic floors.
A Prehistoric cave full with impressive stalactites and stalagmites in perfect condition, and the home of the oldest ever European, man discovered in 1959 by villagers is just a 30 minute drive from Nephroxenia Chalkidiki. In the same cave researchers have discover various fossils including rinos, panthers and elephants. Take the guided tour it’s well worth it!
PENINSULA OF SITHONIA
A unique combination of forests meeting crystal clear waters and beaches for every taste. The peninsula of Sithonia has it all, bars and nightlife as well as isolated beaches with white sand and small taverns serving fresh fish under the pine trees. Explore Sithonia and find your own perfect spot to spend your days in.
PENINSULA OF KASSANDRA
The Kassandra peninsula is always ready to welcome thousands of visitors from all over the world eager to enjoy not only the white sandy beaches with crystal clear waters but also a vibrant nightlife with bars, clubs and restaurants as well as luxurious hotels for all preferences. Walk through the villages of Afytos, Pefkochori and Hanioti along their narrow stone streets and squares where you can find a big variety of stores and restaurants. We recommend a tour around the peninsula as there are a lot of places worth seeing.
PENINSULA OF MOUNT ATHOS
Commonly known as the “Holy Mountain”, it is famous for its 1.800 years of continuous Christian presence and its long historic monastic traditions. Experience the tranquility and devoutness of living among the monks. Visit the Greek, Russian, Serbian and Bulgarian monasteries in a place where Virgin Mary is the only female presence permitted and where women are not allowed. As there are special travelling authorizations to be acquired before visiting, let us help you organize a boat trip to the “Holy Mountain” from Ouranoupolis, which is an hour drive from Nephroxenia Chalkidiki. You can also just take a boat tour around the “Holy Mountain”.