Peninsula of Sithonia
In Nikiti and Marmaras you will find amazing beaches with cosmopolitan nightlife. Continuing in Toroni and Porto Coufo you will discover turquoise waters and hidden beach bars. Making the turn at the edge of the peninsula the landscape becomes wild. Mount Athos dominates right across Sukia and Sarti. Reaching Vourvourou, you will gaze upon the complex of 12 beautiful isles. Making the round of Sithonia will leave you speechless.
Conquering the mountain is another emotional adventure. The view is amazing, especially with a clear atmosphere the visibility is so good that you can see even Sporades and Pelio. Huge rocks are abandoned here and lie there as if planted and the fresh air of the mount revives body and mind.
The magic of Sithonia will steal your heart forever.
Activities In The Area
The whole area of Halkidiki and especially Sithonia gives you the opportunity for a series of activities that will make your time here unforgettable.
Driving around Sithonia during summer months is a must. You will have the chance to discover isolated turquoise beaches, you will drive through the vineyards of Karras, you will stand over enormous rocks in Kartalia at the south edge of the peninsula of Sithonia, you can visit for an afternoon drink the hidden among the pine trees beach bars on the east coast.
The one day trip with a boat from Ormos Panagias to Mount Athos will fill you with images of another era. For the men, staying a few days in a monastery is considered to be a lifetime experience.
Water sports are of course not absent in Halkidiki. Also, you can have lessons in scuba-diving and explore the rich depths of the area. Alternatively, renting a boat or a sailing boat will give you the opportunity to discover the group of small isles in Vourvourou.
Finally, for the nature lovers, mountain Dragoudelis in Sithonia as well as Cholomontas in central Halkidiki are ideal destination for a summer walk amongst pine trees, oaks, firs and beeches. Especially, during May-June and September-October the hotel organizes mushroom hunting excursions!