Holiday destination in Northern greece
Year by year, Halkidiki Greece is visited by numerous tourists from all over the world, wishing to enjoy its beautiful nature, pristine beaches and tucked away bays with hills and mountains as a backdrop, cultural events and rich nightlife.
By coming to Halkidiki you can’t miss the crystal clear sea, beautiful environment and diverse architecture, which is why you should rent a vehicle to perceive as much of its uniqueness as possible. If you are looking for a night entertainment, Kassandra is your best choice.
If activities in magnificent nature are your favorite, Sithonia is irreplaceable. Athos, known as the Monastic Community, features various interesting monasteries in an engaging environment. While traversing Halkidiki, don’t overlook picturesque villages and settlements, each featuring appealing architecture and history. To witness one of the oldest human findings in Europe, visit Petralona Cave on West Halkidiki.
Kriopigi village is just a spot for a family vacation and for enjoying amazing views from the vantage point towards the Gulf of Kassandra. If you crave for entertainment or shopping during the vacation, you can visit Kallithea, which is nearby.
Kriopigi is amphitheatrically built on the slopes of the hill, with a pebble beach at its base, which was awarded with two blue flags for quality and purity of its waters. The village is quite interesting from the architectural point of view, and you can find a couple of traditional taverns around the main village square, where you can taste Ouzo – a traditional beverage with sweet aroma.
You can also visit souvenir shops with folk art products and several pubs. In its restaurants, you can enjoy delicious Greek specialties, and it’s even possible to have English snacks in some bars. In addition, don’t miss the opportunity to taste a real Greek coffee while in Kriopigi.