Chalkidiki – The absolute definition of “vacations”
Chalkidiki, equally beautiful with the famous Greek islands, is the most popular destination of Northern Greece. Whatever your definition for “vacation” is, you will find it to any of the three peninsulas of Chalkidiki (in Greek these peninsulas are often referred to as “legs”). Nightlife, untouched nature, picturesque villages, romantic sunsets, cosmopolitan beach bars, luxurious resorts or family hotels even religious serenity. Chalkidiki, the land of Giants according to Greek Mythology, is covered from thick pine forests that end up to golden beaches. Can you imagine anywhere better to exchange vows?
Chalkidiki is 90’ minutes far from the international airport of Thessaloniki serving numerous national and international destinations. The best period to visit is Spring and early Autumn when is more quiet, the weather is still great and the sea remains warm.
Walk through the beautiful villages, do sea sport activities, visit unique archaeological sites, such as Ancient Olynthus, Stágeira, the birthplace of Aristotle and, of course, see Mount Athos, an overwhelming Christian monument, untouched by the passing of time, a living memory of Byzantine culture, standing in the midst of virgin nature. You will be delighted by the Mediterranean flavors served in traditional taverns or fusion restaurants.
Despite its touristic profile, Chalkidiki hides still secret spots yet to be discovered. Find the ideal spot for you that will be the starting point to the adventure of your life.