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Your very own Greek odyssey awaits! Halkidiki is home to striking natural beauty and a fascinating history. Spend sunny days on Greece’s longest coastline, flowing up and down Halkidiki’s peninsulas – known as the ‘Three Fingers’. With more than 50 Blue Flag beaches, there's one for everyone in your group. Even the most difficult to please! Towering mountains and pine forests are the backdrop to Halkidiki’s beaches, so you'll find striking scenery all over its shores. Walk in the footsteps of giants on your Halkidiki villa holiday. It's said in Greek mythology that when Olympus threw a rock, the Athos peninsula was created! While Kassandra is the supposed resting place of the giant Enceladus. If you love history, culture and mythology, Halkidiki will feel like heaven. Discover ancient towns and monuments - your gateway to Halkidiki’s 3,000 year old culture.View villas in Halkidiki
Halkidiki has an appeal that's difficult to resist. You'll get a warm welcome from friendly locals, who are as charming as the idyllic beaches. A treat for your taste buds also awaits! Sweet Halkidiki honey, local meat and fresh seafood create delicious Greek dishes. Learn more about Halkidiki
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You’ll find some of Greece’s best beaches on the ‘three fingers’ of Halkidiki. With 550 kilometres of coastline, you’ll have the pick of the bunch on your villa holiday. Find yourself a secluded spot, on beaches tucked away behind pine forests. The aroma of these trees might make your beach days feel even more magical.
If holiday hiking fills you with excitement, you’re in for a treat. Halkidiki is home to impressive mountain peaks - towering over the towns and villages. They also make impressive viewing points! So pop your boots on and get ready for the trails and tracks that wind their way up to the top.
Discover ancient towns, ruins and Greek mythology on your Halkidiki villa holiday. The area has a rich past, so you can expect to uncover lots of cultural and historic gems. Epic battles between gods and giants took place here, lasting hundreds of years.
How about a visit to the oldest temple of Poseidon? The ruins where hundreds of years of worship took place. Older still are the fossils and remains waiting for you at the Petralona Caves. The first human remains of Greece were found here! You'll be in awe of fascinating finds. Marvelling at bone tools, fossils and a complete skull dating back 700,000 years.
Love picking up souvenirs with a local twist? Then heading to one of Halkidiki’s local markets should be top of your holiday to-do list! Search for a bargain, mingling with the friendly locals as you go. They’ll be more than happy to show you the fruits of their labour. From products made with home-grown olives, to honey that should satisfy even the sweetest sweet tooth. It’s time to put your culinary skills to the test too. Pick up local fish, fruit and vegetables here – all you need for a fresh feast at your villa. Fancy a holiday tipple? Halkidiki's markets are also the perfect place to snap up a bottle of local Ouzo.
There’s a beach for every taste in Halkidiki. With 54 flying the Blue Flag, you’ll be spoilt for choice on your villa holiday here. Secluded stretches are easy to come by. Find yourself a quiet spot nestled behind pine forests. Or stretch out your towel on a small beach in front of quaint towns and villages. Wherever you chose, tranquillity is all yours.
Searching for a family-friendly stretch of sand? Wide sandy beaches are the perfect playground for your little ones to splash around. Adults with boundless energy are taken care of too! You’ll find plenty of beaches with watersports – all the adrenaline you need on an active holiday. Prefer to get off the sand and into the sea? Halkidiki’s crystal-clear waters are ideal for snorkelling and diving - spot colourful fish, coral and octopi on your underwater adventure.
Take a visit to Lake Mavrobara. It may be small, but you might find that this adds to its charm. Two species of endangered turtle call this lake home.
Sample some of the local produce! Halkidiki is known for its wonderful wine, sweet honey and olives. Oval in shape, Halkidiki olives have a unique taste that you’ll want to try.
If you head to Halkidiki in the summer, why not take in an open-air concert? Nea Moudania’s 2,000 capacity theatre hosts plenty of performances. Plus, you’ll have spectacular sea views from your seat.
You’ll find plenty of traditional architecture as you wander through charming Athytos. With cobbled streets and small squares, cars aren’t allowed into the centre. It’s the perfect place for a cultural ramble.
Explore Halkidiki’s amazing coastline your own way! Hire a boat and set a course that suits you. You’ll find secluded stretches of coastline, which can only be reached by boat. Why not lay claim to your own beach? If only temporarily.
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