All To Do in Sykia


What to do in Sithonia. Sithonia is the most fun filled peninsula in Halkidiki. The beaches are the main attraction but after some days or a week of sunning and sleeping you are bound to search for some action. Let us give tell you in a nut shell what you can do when in Sithonia.

Renting a boat to explore isolated beaches or islands is a popular activity – gain your freedom and you don’t even need a license. Bring your bike! You won’t regret the extra hastle, from cycling the Sithonia circuit to mountain-biking in the Sithonia mountains, a bicycle will allow you to go places no one else can. Diving is growing in popularity and is becoming more affordable, just give yourself enough time if you want to get your diving certificate. And Hiking. Hiking trails are abundant and the nature is remarkable, be sure to throw in a pair of trainers in the car.

Besides these activities, there is plenty to see and if Sithonia isn’t big enough for you than you will be overwhelmed with what there is to do in Halkidiki. Just remember, don’t return home more tired than when you came.



  • Hike to Kriaritsi beach

    Hike: Kriaritsi beach, Sykia Walking time: 4 hours Elevation: 220 m This walk starts from the bus stop on the main Sithonia road and brings you to Kriartsi beach.  Not organized in any way and a campers paradise, this is truly one of Greece’s best beaches. View Kriartsi beach in Read more [...]

  • Hike to Sykia ridge

    Hike: Sykia ridge Walking time: 4 hours Elevation: 345 m This walk brings you above the village of Sikia to the ridge directly above. It will give you a beautiful view of the town and the surroundings. There will be some steep parts so be prepared with good footwear. For Read more [...]