Athos - comprehensive tourist guide

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    The road to Athos

    In this text we will describe the route by car from Belgrade to Athos, through Macedonia. We won't talk much about the road through Serbia, because we assume that this part of the road is known to all. The total price of toll through Serbia in 2020 is 1460 dinars and...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Supplying while on Athos

    Athos has only a few tourist spots because most of Athos belongs to the Holy Mountain. Olympiada, Ierissos, Nea Rhoda and Ouranopolis have smaller markets, i.e. grocery stores and dragstores, and only Ierissos has two large supermarkets with many items. Ierissos is close to all of these places, so tourists from...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Ammouliani Island

    Ammouliani is a small island and increasingly popular holiday destination among our tourists. The island belongs to the so-called third finger of Halkidiki, Athos. Why is Ammouliani more and more popular? Primarily because of the very clean sea and beautiful beaches. The island is small, but on very short distances you can...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    The most beautiful beaches on Athos

    Although Athos is less known than Kassandra and Sithonia, it provides an excellent opportunity for a beautiful and comfortable vacation. The very fact that it's not so popular, makes it an exceptional destination for lovers of a quiet holiday. Athos is perhaps the only destination in northern Greece that has...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Ouranopolis

    Ouranopolis is a small place on the west coast of Athos, mostly known as a starting point for the cruise boats for trips around the Holy Mountain and to Drenia island. This place is cute and has a special charm, a large number of shops and restaurants. Considering the fact that...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Ierissos

    Ierissos is the most popular tourist place on the east coast of Athos, the third finger of Halkidiki, at about 740km from Belgrade. A place is small, with a very long beach and promenade. A peaceful, turquoise and clear sea, with a natural shade and no crowd, is perfect for resting...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Nea Rodha

    Nea Rodha is a small place with a pedestrian zone next to the sea and a small port. long the promenade, there are lots of restaurants and coffee shops with a nice sea view, excellent food and drinks. Some of these coffee shops have a playground for children as well....

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Olympiada

    Olympiada is a small place, tucked between hills and greenery. It hasn't yet been affected by mass tourism, so it offers quite a few accommodation facilities. Except for the beautiful beaches in the close proximity, Olympiada is known for being named after the mother of Alexander the Great, who stayed for...

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    Updated March 30, 2020.

    Athos peninsula

    Athos is a peninsula in Greece, the so-called third finger of Halkidiki. It's 5-10km wide, about 45km long, with a surface of 389km2. The peninsula is hilly, covered with dense forests, and in the southeastern part of the peninsula on 2033 meters above sea level, there's the top of mount...

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