Kassandra - comprehensive tourist guide

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    Updated November 19, 2019.

    The most beautiful beaches on Kassandra

    The Kassandra peninsula has a very nice coast, but people tend to compare it to Sithonia and Thassos so it's often underrated. That's not completely unjustified though, because the urbanization and the construction of hotels on the coast have disrupted the natural state of the coast, and some of its...

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    Porto Valitsa is one of our favorite places for a break in Kassandra. It is located after the Xenia beach. Small, wild bay, mostly with stones, and next to it a restaurant and a coffee bar with amazing view. The café is surrounded by greenery and it makes you feel...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Nea Kallikratia

    Nea Kallikratia is a town with about 10000 inhabitants, and it belongs to the Halkidiki region. It's actually one of the nearest resorts to Thessaloniki and Serbia, located at the very beginning of Halkidiki, that is, Kassandra. It's 35km away from Thessaloniki, and a little less from Kasandra and Sithonia,...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Kassandra peninsula

    Kassandra is the peninsula on Halkidiki and so-called first finger. The first place on Kassandra is about 60km from Thessaloniki. Kassandra is more tourist-oriented compared to Sithonia and Athos, and therefore more urban, which can be an advantage and a disadvantage. There are about 10000 permanent inhabitants in Kassandra, while for four...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Trip to Kassandra by car

    In this text we will describe the route by car from Belgrade to Nea Moudania, the first place on the peninsula of Kassandra. 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...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Aigeopelagitika beach

    Aigeopelagitika is one of the most beautiful beaches on Kassandra. It's about 2 km away from the center of Possidi. It's a very long (3 km) and wide sandy beach with a shoal. The sea on Aigeopelagitika is always peaceful and transparent, and the beach is clean and very well maintained....

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Possidi

    Possidi is a small town on the southwest coast of Kassandra, about 100km away from Thessaloniki and 740km away from Belgrade. Possidi is specially built tourist resort, tucked in the high hills and greenery. It's a small place with a supermarket, pharmacy, several shops including butcher's, several taverns, restaurants and coffee...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Pefkohori

    Pefkohori is the most popular tourist resort on Kassandra and a place with the longest tradition in tourism. It's located on the east coast, just over 700km away from Belgrade. Its name means "a place with lots of pine trees", which was unfortunately quite damaged in a recent fire. Above the...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Hanioti

    Hanioti is a popular and very nicely landscaped city on the east coast of Kassandra. Just under 100km away from Thessaloniki and just over 700km away from Belgrade. Hanioti is becoming increasingly popular resort and slowly takes primacy from Pefkohori, the most attractive place over the years. The large area of...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Chrousso bay and Xenia beach

    Many will say that the part of the coast between Paliouri and Pefkohori is the most beautiful in Kassandra. Opinions are different, but certainly there are three large and beautiful beaches: Chrousso bay, Golden beach and Glarokavos. For each of these beaches different names are used, so visitors are often confused...

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