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…
Metamorfosi beach is a chain of beaches that mark the beginning of the Sithonia peninsula. The main ‘Blue Flag’ beach is in the village of Metamorfosi, but as you continue moving west there are many smaller organized beaches that are part of hotels or organized by beach bars. These are read more
Sithon beach is part of Vatopedi beach west of Metamorfosi. The beach is organized by the Sithon campsite that is just behind the beach. The location is very tranquil and located in a dense grove of pine trees that stretch all the way to the beach and at points the read more
Monopetro beach is located a few kilometers west of Metamorfosi. This beach is in front of a small family hotel called Monopetro. The coast in this part of Halkidiki faces south so it is sun-drenched from morning till evening and the water warms up nicely. Because the beaches are more read more
The Blue Dolphin beach is actually a continuation of the Metamorfosi beach. At this point, the beach widens and becomes sandier. The hotel Blue Dolphin is just behind the beach and they organize the beach and keep it clean. The beach is well managed and developed with sun-beds and umbrellas. read more
The Blue Dolphin Cove is a small beach just meters from the Blue Dolphin beach. There is no official name for this beach so we will connect it to the hotel beach. This is a quiet little beach with nobody around so if it gets too crowded on the main read more
Vatopedi beach is a long beach west of Metamorfosi in a small community called Vatopedi that is famed for its monastery. This beach attracts few people since there are only a few apartments in the area, it is mainly used by locals. It is a very quiet area and we read more