|A “breath” from Thessaloniki, you can reach the peninsula of Chalkidiki with its three distinctive but of equal beauty “legs”, Kassandra, Sithonia and Mount Athos. Pole of attraction of thousands of visitors each year thanks to its innumerable natural beauties, beaches, picturesque villages, archaeological sites and the always interesting “Garden of Virgin Mary”, the Mount Athos with the abbeys of exceptional theological, historical and architectural interest. The abbeys are guardians of the Orthodoxe faith but also rich in artistic treasures.
The region disposes a complete road network that provides access even in the the most remote locations that wait for the visitor to discover. An excellent infrastructures of every type of accomodation is available with hotels and rented apartments for every taste.
Sites worth visiting are also the Ancient Olynthos, the castle of Potidea, Stagira, birthplace of Aristotle, as well as the Mills of Nikitis, Arnaia and Galatista, the neolithic settlement in the outskirts of Polygyros.