Kassandra is the most western peninsula of Halkidiki’s trident. It is one of the most famous places in Halkidiki with a particular development towards tourism, displaying a lot concerning the cultural and tourist field.
It is a heavenly and peaceful place, with immense sandy beaches and pine-clad locations that reach the aquamarine sea. The beautiful locations seem as if no one has ever stepped on their pure ground, with the dense vegetation and the clear waters heading for a glorious unification.
The development of tourism has forwarded the creation of very well organized facilities, luxury hotels and plenty of entertainment centers that provide a wonderful environment for vacationing to weekend travelers from Greece but also tourists from all over the world that gather to witness true Greek natural beauty.
Villages of Kassandra peninsula
Siviri - Siviri is situated between Kassandreia and Fourka. Sani - Sani is one of the most beautiful places before Nea Fokea village in Kassandra Posidi - Posidi is the beach of Kallandra and it is well known. The most famous characteristic of the region is its lighthouse, which is built for many years. Polichrono - The history of Polichrono begins in 650 b.c when the Eretrieis came to the Peninsula of Kassandra Pefkohori - Pefkohori is located 102 km away from Thessaloniki. The name Pefkohori means Pine village thus one can understand why. Surrounded by a Pinewood and by Olive Plantations, Pefkohori is one of the small Paradises in Halkidiki. Paliouri - The visitor can admire the unique nature and stroll around the verdurous paths of the Pinewood or walk in the traditional alleys of the village, which give a unique traditional color. Nea Skioni - Nea Skioni was established in 1918 where fisherman huts existed. In 1930, the old village “Tsaprani” Nea Potidea - N. Potidea is the unique way to access the Peninsula of Kassandra Nea Fokea - The beautiful seaside village of Fokaia, with the well-preserved Byzantine tower of St. Paul, the picturesque small port, the beautiful beaches and the clean sea Mola Kalyva - Mola Kaliva has a very calm, almost like paradise landscape, a dry climate, a beautiful endless beach Loutra - 5 km south of Agia Paraskevi, in front of the sea there is the settlement of Loutra Kriopigi - Kriopigi is located in the Peninsula of Kassandra about 90 km away from Thessaloniki Kassandrino - In the center of the peninsula, in a valley full of green, in a beautiful piney skyline, lies the village of Kassandrino Kassandreia - Kassandreia is a city of 3,500 habitants that during summertime becomes a big city of 25,000 habitants and it is the reference point of the Peninsula of Kassandra. Kalithea - Kalithea is a refugee’s village of 3,500 acres. The habitants were established in the region after the Near East disaster and the exchange of population. Kalandra - The region of Kalandra, of which the establishment of its settlement in today’s village must have taken place in the last Byzantine years Hanioti - The beautiful beach of Hanioti attracts every year many visitors. The village is full of green and there are many beautiful spots where the visitor can enjoy a coffee or food. Fourka - A village full of green. A paradise with pinewoods, olive trees, and every kind of trees and flowers. Agia Paraskevi - Agia (Saint) Paraskevi is located in the inland of Kassandra, surrounded by a pinewood Afitos - Athitos of the painters, Athitos of the men who love and dream of it. Its characteristic location with a view to the Toronaios Gulf