Beaches nearby Nea Kallikratia
Nea Kallikratia has a long and wide sandy beach. Nicely arranged, with plenty of bars that offer sunbeds and parasol with a drink. Like in Nea Potidea, the sea is not turquoise here. Many tourists are staying exclusively at the local beach during summer, because it's quite decent and spacious. There are bars, and plenty of space for own equipment, showers and changing rooms, as well as beach volleyball.
Nearby Nea Kallikratia there are several well-kept beaches that you can visit, and this region has a lot of hidden coves that you can explore.
South from Nea Kallikratia, about 3km from the center, there is a mini aqua park and the beach, very popular and visited both by tourists and Thessalonians who often spend weekends here. The bar is called Shape, and on weekends it's a place for party time.
Four kilometers to the north, toward Nea Iraklia, there are two famous beach bars YOLO and Sahara, and the beach mostly visited only by Thessalonians, usually on weekends. The beach is very spacious, with fine sand and clean water. It's almost never crowded (except on weekends in July and August), and there's a huge space in the driveway to park your car for free. If you decided to spend your summer vacation in Nea Kallikratia, yet you'd like escape a little, this two bars are an excellent choice at just a few minutes drive. Sahara bar has an arranged, spacious and clean playground for children, that makes it the right choice for families with small children. Apart to the horizon, this beach offers a wonderful view of Olympus.