About Sithonia

Sithonia is the largest peninsula of Chalkidiki and is located in the middle of two other smaller peninsulas in Greece. Sithonia is among the most popular destinations for beach lovers, with over 100 beaches to choose from. The beaches on the stunning coastline of Sithonia are known for their golden sun kissed sand and crystal clear blue water. You can spend summer days under the warmth of the Mediterranean sun on your skin as gentle waves lap against the shore. Get ready to explore new places and experience adventures. What is more,  you can plan a getaway day trip to nearby islands, such as Diaporos island and experience what an eartly paradise looks like. At night time is the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself into the lively beach parties or even relax by listening to the soothing sound of waves crashing into the shore. Indulging into the delights of Mediterranean cuisine at seaside restaurants is a journey through flavors that should not be missed. What’s better than trying fresh seafood and local specialties while gazing out at the shimmering expanse of the sea under the starlit sky?

Swim in Sithonia’s Beaches, awarded with the Blue Flag Status

Sithonia beaches have been awarded with the blue flag status. What is the Blue Flag award and what does that mean? The Blue Flag status is an international award and is awarded to coastal destinations with specific criteria of excellent bathing water quality, environmental management, safety and security. A Blue Flag site ensures that beaches are accessible, clean, managed sustainably and offer high-quality facilities and services with safety protocols. The east side of the coastline of Sithonia offers a variety of beautiful beaches such as Vourvourou beach, Sarti and what is worth visiting is the Blue Lagoon. You can sail through the blue sea to reach this hidden gem island called Diaporos Island that is famous for the magestic Blue Lagoon. The west side of Sithonia has also amazing golden sand beaches like Elia and Paradeisos beach. You can discover both organized or serene shores, tailored to your individual preferences and desires. Certainly, you will enjoy sunbathing and swimming into the turquoise crystal clear waters as it promises an unforgettable escape into a realm of pure enchantment.

Get Ready to Explore Sithonia

In addition to its beaches, Sithonia also has a number of mountains and forests, making it a great place for hiking, biking, and other outdoor activities. There are also a number of traditional villages in Sithonia, which offer a glimpse into Greek culture. If you are looking for a relaxing beach vacation with a touch of adventure, Sithonia is the perfect destination for you. Here are some of the best things to do in Sithonia:

  • Hike or bike through the mountains and forests of Sithonia. With its mountainous terrain, stunning coastline and lush forests, Sithonia offers a variety of hiking trails for all levels of experience.
  • Visit one of the traditional villages, such as Nikiti or Metamorfosi. Nikiti comes alie with various festivals and events, celebrating local traditions and culture. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere and experience Greek hospitality at its finest.
  • Take a boat trip to the nearby islands of Agios Nikolaos and Diaporos.
  • Visit the ancient city of Toroni. The ancient town of Toroni holds a rich and fascinating history that dates back to the 8th century BC. Legend has it that Toroni was named after the wife of Proteus, the seafaring god and son of Poseidon. This association with the divine realm hints at the town’s early connection to the sea, a theme that would resonate throughout its history.
  • Go shopping in the town of Neos Marmaras.

No matter what you are looking for in a vacation, Sithonia has something  unique to offer. Book your trip today and experience the beauty of this hidden gem of Greece while making unforgettable memories!

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