Sithonia
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Our most recommended things to do in Sithonia

Chalkidiki: Blue Lagoon & Ammouliani Island Cruise & Lunch

Chalkidiki: Blue Lagoon & Ammouliani Island Cruise & Lunch

Delight in a fun cruise aboard a glass-bottom boat from Ouranoupoli's port to the famous beaches of Sithonia and the islands of Vourvourou and Diaparos. Enjoy plenty of opportunities for swimming and snorkeling, and savor a traditional Greek barbecue meal for lunch. Board a glass-bottom boat from the port of Ouranoupoli and set sail. Pass over the most famous reef of the area and admire the yellow corals. Travel to the second peninsula of Halkidiki, Sithonia, and take some photos of the picture-perfect beaches. Next, stop at the Blue Lagoon for 1.5-hours. Swim in the turquoise waters of the bay at a depth of 2 meters. After swimming, replenish your energy with a barbecue full of traditional Greek flavors, such as souvlaki, Greek salad, tzatziki, and bread. Enjoy a glass of wine and beverages for your children with your meal, but inform the local partner a few days in advance if you require a vegetarian meal. Once you've had your lunch, make your way to Alikes beach on Ammouliani. Stop for 1.5 hours for more swimming opportunities at the port of the lagoon, or sip a cocktail at one of the various beach bars. The tour concludes with a return to Ouranoupolis in the evening.

From Ouranoupolis: Cruise to Mount Athos Monasteries

From Ouranoupolis: Cruise to Mount Athos Monasteries

Our cruise will start from Ouranoupolis, also known as The Gate to Mount Athos, as it is the last settlement before the border between the Monastic State and the rest of the world. During our journey you will observe 8 of 20 ancient monasteries of Mount Athos and will discover the history of this secluded place, accessed from the sea and allowed to men only, for more than 1000 years. Keep your camera on, as you might have a chance to take a picture of the dolphins swimming alongside the boat, or even a rare opportunity to see a Mediterranean Monk Seal, one of the rarest marine mammals in the world.

From Thessaloniki: Sithonia Beaches and Scenic Villages Tour

From Thessaloniki: Sithonia Beaches and Scenic Villages Tour

Welcome to Sithonia, a stunning peninsula in northern Greece! Embark on an unforgettable day trip that will take you to some of the most picturesque and enchanting spots in the region. Each stop promises unique experiences, from idyllic beaches to charming villages and breathtaking coastal scenery. Fava Beach:(1 hour stop) Our journey begins at Fava Beach, a hidden gem known for its tranquil atmosphere and pristine coastline. As you step onto the soft, golden sands, the crystal-clear waters of the Aegean Sea beckon you to take a refreshing dip. Relax under the shade of swaying palm trees or bask in the warm Mediterranean sun. Fava Beach is the perfect place to unwind, swim, snorkel, and immerse yourself in the beauty of Sithonia's natural surroundings. Kavourotrypes:(2 hours stop) Next, we'll venture to Kavourotrypes, a series of enchanting coves that seem like something out of a postcard. These small, secluded beaches boast a unique blend of fine sand and smooth rock formations, creating a stunning mosaic of colors. Take a leisurely stroll along the coastline, exploring the nooks and crannies of each cove. The turquoise waters and striking cliffs offer unparalleled photo opportunities, making it a haven for nature lovers and photographers alike. Sarti: (1 hour stop) A coastal town in Sithonia, is a true gem offering an unforgettable experience. Its Blue Flag beach captivates with golden sands and crystal-clear waters, perfect for sunbathing and swimming. Sarti's charm and beauty make it a must-visit destination on the enchanting peninsula of Sithonia. Porto Koufo:(1 hour 30 minutes stop) Continuing our adventure, we'll head to Porto Koufo, a picturesque fishing village nestled within a natural harbor. Surrounded by impressive cliffs, this peaceful bay is one of the largest and safest natural harbors in Greece. Watch local fishermen bring in their catch of the day or indulge in freshly caught seafood at one of the charming waterfront tavernas. Porto Koufo's serene ambiance and unspoiled beauty will captivate you, making it an ideal spot to unwind and savor the authentic Greek coastal lifestyle. Neos Marmaras:(1 hour stop) Our final stop takes us to Neos Marmaras, a vibrant town that perfectly combines tradition with modernity. Wander through its narrow streets lined with colorful houses, quaint shops, and inviting cafes. Admire the panoramic views from the town's elevated points, which offer vistas of the deep blue sea and Mount Athos in the distance. Neos Marmaras also boasts a beautiful marina, where you can enjoy a relaxing stroll along the waterfront or take a boat tour to explore the nearby islets. As the day comes to a close, you'll be left with cherished memories of Sithonia's captivating beauty and the warmth of its welcoming communities. Whether you seek relaxation, adventure, or cultural immersion, this day trip offers an unforgettable experience that showcases the best of Sithonia's natural wonders and cultural treasures.

From Ouranoupolis: Two Islands Cruise with Lunch on Board

From Ouranoupolis: Two Islands Cruise with Lunch on Board

Explore two magnificent islands of Halkidiki in a day. Set cruise for the turquoise waters of Blue Lagoon beach, at the narrow pass between the islands of Diaporos and Agios Isidoros. Savor a barbecue on board. Depurture at 11:00 AM from the Main port of Ouranoupolis village. Head to the first stop of your cruise, Blue Lagoon, located just opposite Vourvourou on Sithonia. During the 1-hour trip to Sithonia, enjoy a coffee while sailing on the calm waters and feeling the morning sea breeze. Keep your camera ready for some spectacular photos of dolphins which you most likely will find swimming in front of the bow. Drop anchor to enjoy the clear sandy seabed and turquoise waters in the Blue Lagoon. Marvel at a combination of a white sea bottom and shallow depth that gives a glacier blue color to the water. Swim, snorkel, and relax for 2 hours surrounded by exquisite natural beauty. Explore the hidden coves of this exotic paradise. Return on board to enjoy your Greel style lunch with a glass of wine or a soft drinks. Kindly note, that we serve pork souvlaki, so If you have other food preferences (vegeterian, vegan, chicken souvlaki) please do not hesitate to contact the tour operator one day before the cruise. As you tuck into lunch, the captain will raise the anchor and set sail to the second stop at Ammouliani, the only inhabited island of Halkidiki. Spend your free time on the island shoping souvenirs in the shops of the village Ammouliani or swimming at the beach bar 200 meters away from the port. At 04:45 PM, bid farewell to this traditional Greek island. After 15 minutes of sailing, arrive back at the port of Ouranoupolis to disembark around 05:00 PM.

Kassandra: West Sithonia Coves and Islands Sailboat Tour

Kassandra: West Sithonia Coves and Islands Sailboat Tour

Sail across the turquoise sea of the Aegean on board a sailing yacht and enjoy plenty of free time to swim and snorkel in the crystal clear waters. Marvel at the marine life surrounding the islands and shore at locations such as Kelyfos Island. Your first stop will be Kelyfos, also known as "Helonas," where you can admire the rocky bottom with its cascades of aquatic life. Next, tour the secret coves south of Neos Marmaras and stop at Kamenos for a swim or snorkel, one of the most scenic beaches of Halkidiki. See the green of the trees as they come all the way to the clear waters. During the stops enjoy your sandwiches on the yacht. If there is still time we will make a last stop at Gerochristos Island and Diaporti beach, depending on the weather and the mood of the group. Onboard we offer plenty of drinking water and coffee or tea We recommend bringing with you, some fruits, sandwiches, and any beverages you would like to have. You are welcome to use our plates, glasses etc. And our refrigirator. Just ask the captain if you need anything. We do not sell food or drinks onboard. The itinerary may change due to the weather or if the group prefers to do something else. The itinerary may change due to the weather or if you prefer to do something else.

Halkidiki: Blue Lagoon Cruise on a Pirate's Boat

Halkidiki: Blue Lagoon Cruise on a Pirate's Boat

Begin your day with a convenient pickup from your hotel, boarding our comfortable, air-conditioned buses. Travel to Ormos Panagias, where you will embark on the Pirate's boat named 'Menia Maria'. Enjoy the scenic drive as you anticipate the aquatic adventure ahead. Arrive at the Blue Lagoon, renowned for its vibrant, colorful waters. Stay near the beach to snorkel and swim in the crystal-clear Aegean Sea. Alternatively, relax under the sun on a nearby beach and unwind. Cruise along the picturesque Diasporos Island, taking in the majestic views. Be among the select few to visit Sithonia's hidden beaches, accessible only by this exclusive boat trip. Explore and enjoy the serenity and beauty of these secluded spots. Experience the exceptional service provided by our experienced crew. Relish the summer temptation and the unique atmosphere of this pirate-themed cruise. Return to Ormos Panagias with cherished memories of your day on the water.

Neos Marmaras: Sunset Coves and Islands Sailboat Tour

Neos Marmaras: Sunset Coves and Islands Sailboat Tour

Embark on a sunset cruise from Neos Marmaras and set sail towards Kelyfos Island. Stop for a swim in the Aegean Sea and watch the sunset at the end of the day. Meet your skipper at the Neo Marmaras port and head straight into the stunning waters of the Aegean for a sailing trip to remember, leaving the crowded beaches of the mainland behind. Listen to interesting commentary provided by your expert crew. Make your way towards the stunning Kelyfos Island and stop at a pristine beach, one of the best locales for relaxing, swimming, and taking some time away from the hustle and bustle of the tourist area. Swim out to the beach with smooth sand and crystal-clear water. Then, as the sun sets, drop anchor and watch the sun dip below the horizon, creating a wonderful colour display over the waters of the Aegean Sea. Onboard we offer plenty of drinking water and coffee or tea We recommend bringing with you, some fruits, sandwiches, and any beverages you would like to have. You are welcome to use our plates, glasses etc. And our refrigirator. Just ask the captain if you need anything. We do not sell food or drinks onboard. The itinerary may change due to the weather or if the group prefers to do something else.

From Neos Marmaras: Halkidiki Islands and Coves Cruise

From Neos Marmaras: Halkidiki Islands and Coves Cruise

Sail across the turquoise sea of the Aegean on a sailing yacht from Neos Marmaras. Enjoy free time to swim and snorkel in the crystal-clear waters and marvel at the marine life surrounding the islands and shore at Kelyfos Island. After boarding your yacht in Neos Marmaras, head to Kelyfos, also known as Helonais. Admire the rocky bottom of the Aegean and snorkel with the colourful marine life. Next, tour the secret coves south of Neos Marmaras and stop at Kamenos for a swim or snorkel, one of the most scenic beaches of Halkidiki. If there is enough time, depending on the weather and your group's preferences, a stop at Gerochristos Island and Diaporti Beach to relax on the sand and swim in the refreshing water. Onboard we offer plenty of drinking water and coffee or tea We recommend bringing with you, some fruits, sandwiches, and any beverages you would like to have. You are welcome to use our plates, glasses etc. And our refrigirator. Just ask the captain if you need anything. We do not sell food or drinks onboard. The itinerary may change due to the weather or if the group prefers to do something else.

From Halkidiki: Meteora & Monasteries Day Trip with Transfer

From Halkidiki: Meteora & Monasteries Day Trip with Transfer

Leave Halkidiki behind to travel through beautiful landscapes and enjoy a full-day guided journey to the mystical rock formations of Meteora, with a special visit to the out-of-this-world Christian monasteries, acknowledged by UNESCO on their World Heritage List. Meteora is a geological miracle, which you must see for yourself in order to fully grasp how magical it is. Depart early in the morning from Halkidiki and drive by gorgeous green valleys dotted with dramatic grey cliffs to reach your destination. Once you arrive at the beautiful town of Kalambaka, you will visit the famous Meteora, geological formations unique in their kind, on which the Monasteries are perched. These incredible constructions were built in the 14th century and they are rich in precious relics of Byzantine art. Visit two of these fabulous monasteries, built high upon the steep rocks. Each monastery owns a vast richness of frescoes and icons. Afterward, take a well-deserved break in Kalambaka town, with the option to enjoy lunch at your own expense. Take your time to explore the region’s modern-day culture, before hitting the road to head back to your accommodation.

Vourvourou Sunset Sea Kayak Trip

Vourvourou Sunset Sea Kayak Trip

Experience the tranquility of the calm Vourvourou bay and the different shades of orange and red take over the landscape as the sun sets behind the hills. Relax and enjoy. There is little boat traffic at this hour. So we get the water to ourselves. On average this trip includes a 30 minutes preparation time 1-hour paddling exploration in Vourvourou bay and Diaporos island and 2 hours free time for swimming, snorkeling, snacks, fruits, relaxation, photographs and more. We start this tour with a short lesson on the beach to go over the elements of kayaking including safety issues, proper paddling techniques, steering and stability tips. We learn also the various details of our journey. Then we paddle in the calm waters of Vourvourou bay, heading over to one of the beaches on the south side of Diaporos island. On the beach, we will have our first rest stop to swim and snorkel in the crystal blue waters of the small bay and to take photographs of the beautiful scenery. Then we will have another stop, where we will stretch our legs and enjoy a quick refreshing swim and snorkeling in the cool waters. We get on top of the rock formations to admire the stunning Sunset view and to capture the tranquility with our cameras! Here usually we indulge in our healthy snacks and fresh fruits to regain all our physical and mental powers for the trip back.

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