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Beaches  (1 result)
61 Beaches of Mt Athos in Halkidiki

The Athos Peninsula is the easternmost part of Halkidiki and is an ideal summer destination. The peninsula has a three hundred kilometre coastline and numerous certified blue flag beaches. The area reserved to the Orthodox Monastic community of Mount Athos [Agion Oros] comprises 20 monasteries and...

Caves  (1 result)
Petralona Cave

The existence of an abundance of caves in a country, where 65% of the terrain is limestone, is perfectly normal. Besides, Greece is the second country after China with the largest number of caves in the world. Several thousand of these formations have been explored, mapped and studied, and more...

Caving  (1 result)
Petralona Cave

The existence of an abundance of caves in a country, where 65% of the terrain is limestone, is perfectly normal. Besides, Greece is the second country after China with the largest number of caves in the world. Several thousand of these formations have been explored, mapped and studied, and more...

Destinations  (1 result)
Halkidiki

An intoxicating combination of blue and green Shaped like Poseidon’s trident and sticking out into the Aegean Sea, Halkidiki is a treat for visitors. Lush green forests that reach right down to the beach; golden sunlight reflected in the turquoise waters; a traditional style with a rich...

Family moments  (1 result)
Top 6 family destinations

Just for you, kids! If you have already visited Greece for your summer holidays, then you are fully aware of how your children can really have the time of their lives here. But if this is your fist visit, read a list we’ve made for you and choose your favourite family destination. Either way,...

Mainland  (1 result)
Cove after cove and hidden treasures in Halkidiki

The coast around Halkidiki is close to 500 kilometres in length. It is home to countless superb beaches, almost all of them blue flag winners. The area also has other hidden gems for you to discover. • Cosmopolitan Kassándra According to mythology, Kassándra, the first peninsula of...

Nature  (1 result)
Top 5 Greek nature

Breaking the Vouraikos gorge with Odontotos rack railway Vouraikos gorge, a sheer beauty of Achaia (near the picturesque and historic town of Kalavrita in Northern Peloponnese) is adorable and visitable with a little help from Odontotos rack railway. Consisting of just two small carriages, the...

Touring by Cultural Interest  (1 result)
Sightseeing in Halkidiki

Endless coves, unique architectural sites, perfectly preserved Christian monument and a host of unexplored treasures all add their own rich touch to the unique canvas that is Halkidiki. A quick guided tour around some of the most important sites: • Mount Athos There are twenty...

World heritage sites  (1 result)
Monastic community-Agio Oros

Agio Oros (Mount Athos) is a unique monastic community. It comprises of 20 majestic monasteries. Apart from the monasteries, there are also 12 hermitages, monk communities which constitute a settlement made of huts and cells, ceded by the holy monasteries to small groups of monks. The huts are...

Event Results
Sani Festival 2014

Sani Festival 2014 will take place at Halkidiki from July, 11 to August, 17 and will include for the first time other forms of art apart from music.
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