Chalkidiki is a magic destination which attracts a great number of tourists. It offers unique natural places, exquisite beaches, secluded coves and picturesque villages with remarkable traditional architecture.
The capital of Chalkidiki is Polygyros located in the geographic middle of the district. Chalkidiki’s most popular area is the south side which consists of Kassandra in the west, Sithonia in the center and Mount Athos in the east. This is one of the most thrilling places in Greece, a place which is adored by all its visitors.
Sithonia is the middle peninsula of Chalkidiki. During your tour, you will have the opportunity to admire majestic landscapes, picturesque harbors, wonderful golden beaches, secluded bays next to olive groves, lush forests, tranquil fishing villages and traditional architecture in houses and churches.
Only in Chalkidiki you can admire so many awe-inspiring beaches that combine green and blue as the pine trees meet the waves. A tour around its various villages and coasts will give you special moments, as each location in Sithonia represents the true Greek beauty. During your visit you can admire the architectural style of Ormylia’s houses, the wonderful pine surrounded beaches in Nikiti and Metamorphosi , the narrow alleys and floral squares in Agios Nikolaos, the island features in Vourvourou and Ormos Panagia , the traditional village of Parthenon and the cosmopolitan atmosphere of Neos Marmaras.
You can reach the peninsula of Sithonia by car or bus from mainland Chalkidiki. Buses depart from Thessaloniki and other cities of Chalkidiki reaching the southernmost village of Sithonia. Of course, you can stop at the top of the peninsula and then continue your tour going south, using buses that connect all the villages. In Sithonia you will find very organized and developed villages offering various services necessary for your holiday such as banks, pharmacies, post offices and health centers.