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Halkidiki beaches are the best beaches in Greece, but Sithonia wins the prize for the top beaches in Halkidiki. With about 100 beaches and most of them having perfect white sand, Sithonia is a beach lovers paradise that is just starting to be discovered. If you need help to choose, take a look at our 10 best beaches in Sithonia page.

Of all the beaches included on SithoniaGreece.com there are 16 spectacular Blue Flag beaches. Many other strikingly beautiful beaches have minimal organization and appeal to those in search of natural beach beauty. Some Sithonia beaches have very shallow water like a large children’s pool and ideal playgrounds for families while other beaches drop off just a few meters from the shore and are ideal for swimming, diving and other watersports. Many east coast beaches of Sithonia award you with a view of the impressive Mount Athos where as the west coast beaches will soothe you with their richly warm evening sunsets.

Sithonia has a beach for everyone, you might even be a lonely soul on one of Sithonia’s isolated and difficult to get to beaches! Yes, if you could do a beach a day, you will need to come to Sithonia for the whole summer! So, let’s start planning…



  • Goa beach (Tranos Agios Nikolaos)

    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets

    Goa beach is a small beach about 3 kilometers south of Sarti. It’s a very picturesque beach with nice sand and an amazing direct view to Mount Athos. It is surrounded by the mountain on 3 sides. The beach tends to catch the winds coming across from Mt. Athos so read more

  • Zografou beach

    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Camping
    • Water sports
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets

    Zografou beach is a small out of the way beach south of Vourvourou. It is organized by a campsite called Porto Elea and they have really done a great job. The beach itself is a mix of sand and pebble and the water has a rocky bottom. Behind the beach read more

  • Stiladario beach

    • Shallow water
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets

    Stiladario beach is an off the radar beach south of Neos Marmaras that has people who know about it coming back. It is a large sandy bay that has minimal development and hardly any people. The organized part is by a beach bar called Las Bandidas. With a latin jazz read more

  • Elia beach

    • Shallow water
    • Beach bar
    • Sun beds

    Elia beach is the beach of what is called the Elia coast, about a 2 km long stretch of coastline on Sithonia’s western shore. Some parts of the Elia coast have a low cliff with pine trees hanging out over the beach giving shade in the morning as an escape read more

  • Spathies beach

    • Undeveloped
    • Snorkeling

    Spathies beach has 2 parts, the lagoon with several smaller beaches and the larger beach to the south. There is no organization on these beaches. Near by are some apartments but nobody has put up sun-beds, so they are undeveloped beaches. The lagoon beach is surrounded by cliffs on 3 read more

  • Platanitsi beach

    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Camping
    • Water sports
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    Platanitsi beach has been described as one of the most popular and beautiful beaches around Sarti. Considered a ‘Blue Flag’ beach, Platanitsi’s sand is ‘to die for’ and is a great swimmers beach. The beach is controlled by the campsite that requires an entrance fee in the high season. Platanitsi read more

  • Platania beach

    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds

    Platania beach is a small beach just south of the Sarti beach. This beach has two parts, the main beach and a smaller to the south. Platania is normally used by tourists who stay in the apartments behind the beach or those who want a change from the Sarti beach. read more

  • La Cara (Koutloumousiou) beach

    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Camping
    • Boat launch
    • Water sports
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    Koutloumousiou is the beach that is located within the La Cara campsite. Access to the beach is only through the campsite gate which charges 3 euros a person. Because of this the beach is not crowded. Koutloumousiou beach is well organized with sun-beds and umbrellas. There are water sports possibilities, read more

  • Rodia beach

    • Shallow water
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    Banana beach now goes by the name Rodia, is on the east side of Sithonia about 10 km south of Vourvourou. The beach is small and at the end of a steep valley that ends with the beach. It is quite sheltered by the cliffs that surround it from 3 read more

  • Bahia beach

    • Beach bar
    • Sun beds
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    Bahia beach is next door and to the south of Zografou beach. There is a beach bar called Bahia that organizes the beach and has turned the beach into a real hip hangout for young people. The whole beach is covered with sun-beds and umbrellas and not so easy if read more

  • Oneirou beach (Manassu)

    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Camping
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    Oneirou beach is a camping beach between Vourvourou and Sarti, but they have also cleverly made themselves into a day beach with a really cushy beach bar and restaurant. The camping occupies the south half of the beach where there is no organization. The northern part has sun-beds that fill read more

  • Lagonisi beach

    • Shallow water
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets

    Lagonisi beach is a little gem in Sithonia with calm waters for swimming and a great view. The island Diaporos, about a kilometer off shore, protects this wonderful beach from winds and waves. There are a few small family run apartment complexes here. Lagonisi used to be a quieter beach, read more

  • Destenika beach

    • Shallow water
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    Destinika beach is Toroni’s beach with individuality. This little calm bay comes in between and divides the long Toroni and Tristinika beaches pretty much in half. And while Toroni and Tristinika are almost identical in character, Destinika just has to be different as we will explain. This beach is often read more

  • Aretes beach

    • Undeveloped
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    Aretes beach north of Toroni is the start of a series of beaches on this coast that are rarely visited. Here you can still get a taste of what Halkidiki was like 30 years ago. The Aretes beach is actually a bay with 3 beaches. On the south beach (largest read more

  • Azapiko beach

    • Undeveloped
    • Snorkeling

    Azapiko beach is a dominating beach in Sithonia’s wild west. This area is far away from the main road and difficult to get to, so people don’t really know about it. Azapiko is long and divided into 2 parts by a hill. The bay is wide open to the sea read more

  • Akti Salonikiou

    • Undeveloped
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds

    Akti (beach) Salonikiou is a beach north of Ormos Panagias. The beach is lined with small family run apartments that give you a little beach front piece of paradise. Fewer people come to this northeastern part of Sithonia, so it is easy to get some quite time on this beach. read more

  • Talgo beach

    • Shallow water
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    Talgo beach is a small sandy beach organized by a beach bar that is one of Halkidiki’s most popular concert destinations. In between Ormos Panagias and Vourvourou, this beach fills up with young people that come from all over Sithonia looking for a party. The beach bar organizes half of read more

  • Neos Marmaras main beach

    • Shallow water
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Water sports
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    The Neos Marmaras beach doesn’t get a lot of notice, but it comes with a ‘Blue Flag’ rating and will probably surprise you that it really is a good beach! Located south of town this beach continues on and eventually joins with the Porto Carras beach. There is good organization read more

  • Klimataria beach

    • Shallow water
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets
    • Shower

    Klimataria beach is a little beach that has a big reputation. It is one of the 5 great little strands that run like a pearl necklace along the shore just east of Sykia. The bay is very sheltered so even on a windy day you can find that the waters read more

  • Pigadaki beach

    • Shallow water
    • Beach bar
    • Food
    • Sun beds
    • Snorkeling
    • Toilets

    Pigadaki beach is a small bay east of Sykia that is host to some of Sithonia’s most popular tavernas. The beach also has some accommodation options and is a quiet little escape in Sithonia. You will enjoy having a seafood meal to the perfect backdrop of fishing boats moored in read more