Say hello to... Halkidiki
Oozing culture and history, and offering a seafront to make you swoon, this slice of tucked-away Greece is great for all ages. Aside from brilliant beaches, this coastal pick is a trio of peninsulas all about traditional culture, laid-back tavernas and bars, and generally just relaxing in the warm climate.
- Beach lovers – With 550km of tempting shoreline, you’re guaranteed a secluded spot in the shade or a marvellous Blue Flag suntrap - Halkidiki's number one in Greece for them!
- History lovers – The remarkable resort ticks all the boxes for adventurous culture-seekers. The wowing site of ancient Olynthos, along with Aristotle’s birthplace in Stagira, are among the amazing archaeological sites right at your fingertips. Thessaloniki has a long list of museums to discover, too.
- Nightlife lovers – You'll find cool beach clubs and plenty of small bars and venues hosting live music dotted around Halkidiki's smaller resorts. The bigger resorts offer impressive bass-fuelled clubs, often with resident DJs, edgy dancefloors and an extensive cocktail list.