Golden sands and tranquil crystal-clear waters are Halkidiki’s bread and butter. Tourists come flocking to the beaches, acclaimed as some of the best not only in Greece but the world. Found in the north of the country, you can expect endless days of sunshine and uninterrupted heat when indulging in a luxury holiday here.
Watersports are also a big deal in the area, so if you’ve always wanted to scuba dive and snorkel, now’s your chance! However, it’s not all fun in the sun as the area has a host of bars and nightclubs that will keep all party animals satisfied, especially in the vibrant towns of Thessaloniki and Kassandra.
If you’re a lover of fine architecture too, the area boasts many monasteries, ancient sites and archaic towers to admire, especially in Ouranoupolis. Alternatively head to the beach resort of Sani and marvel the yachts for additional lashings of luxury during your stay.
Food-wise, authentic Greek and Mediterranean cuisine is top of the menu, with many eateries serving regional-fresh produce and organic vegetables. From rooftop restaurants to cosy cafés, wherever you decide to dine, you can expect the perfect setting for a date night and a family meal.
The same serenity can be found in many of the five-star resorts in Halkidiki. Encompassing the meaning of rest and relaxation from the moment you step into the hotel lobby, you’ll be feeling calm and at one with yourself even before you set your bags down. Contemporary décor can be found in the majority, with terraces and private pools often coming as standard. Add to this, award-winning spas, Michelin-star menus and a wealth of leisure facilities that will keep even the little ones entertained, and you have the perfect luxury holiday for both couples wanting a romantic retreat or families in the need of adventure.
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Halkidiki is well-known for its stunning beaches and panoramic waters. To find your perfect hotel for the ideal Grecian holiday, call one of our knowledgeable travel advisors now.
Good to know
- Time difference: UTC + 2
- Capital: Polygyros
- Currency: EUR
- Nearest Airport: Thessaloniki International Airport
Best Time To Travel
|Jan: 9°c||Feb: 9°c||Mar: 12°c|
|Apr: 15°c||May: 19°c||Jun: 23°c|
|Jul: 26°c||Aug: 25°c||Sep: 23°c|
|Oct: 19°c||Nov: 14°c||Dec: 11°c|