On Kassandra for The First Time
If you spend your summer holiday on Kassandra for the first time, and you want visit everything that is known and everything that makes it beautiful, follow our text.
Cassandra has a very long tradition in tourism and its urbanization lasts many years. However, it did not completely lose on natural beauty, and still offers the opportunity for a meaningful break to visitors.
The most famous beach on Kassandra is famous Xenia , and the most beautiful part of this beach is in front of the Koursaros coffee bar where you can enjoy natural shade, on a beach with very fine sand and a long shallow. This beach is loved by families with children.
Near Xenia there is also a beautiful beach [Golden beach] (https://nikana.gr/en/tourist-guide/kassandra/beaches/2578/golden-beach) . It is characteristic of fine gravel and much less crowd than Xenia.
One of the beautiful beaches worth visiting is Aigeopelagitika in Possidi. Kilometers long beach, with plenty of space for all visitors, sand, gradual depth and beautiful sunsets. There is never crowd on this beach, so real relaxation is guaranteed.
The town of Siviri is a nice small town on the west side of the peninsula and has a beautiful beach where you can spend a day. Next to the beach stretches a long and beautifully arranged promenade with numerous taverns and cafes.
The city beach in Kallithea is by many the most beautiful beach on Kassandra. It is characterized by turquoise, small sand, crystal clean and clear water, shallow, so let Kallithea be a mandatory station when visiting Kassandra. Kallithea is a great place for the night out, because there are well-known night clubs hosting the biggest stars of Greece and neighboring countries.
Beach Sani is famous for its luxurious hotel complex along the beach. The entrance fee is 20€ when parking and you can use those 20€ in cafes or restaurants within the complex. Sani Beach is very beautiful, and the complex is fantastically decorated with its own marina for luxury yachts of guests. If you like to walk through, decorated to perfection, areas you can visit Sani and take a swim in another beautiful beach of the peninsula Kassandra.
Afitos is a very authentic place on Kassandra, completely different from everything that it provides. We recommend that you visit it later in the afternoon and enjoy the phenomenal seaview, which is provided from this place on the cliff. Cobblestone, narrow streets, stone facade houses, pleasant and lively atmosphere will surely stay in your memory for a long time.
For evening walks, we recommend that you visit Hanioti. Very nicely decorated place, with a beautiful park by the sea and lots of promenade streets filled with content and attractions for tourists Hanioti is surely the most beautiful resort on Kassandra.
And if you want to taste seafood specialties, we recommend you to visit Nea Skioni which is famous for its good fish taverns and fish specialties and seafood.