Halkidiki Greece is a peninsula located in the North of Greece, near the city of Thessaloniki. Halkidiki has three peninsulas: Cassandra, Sithonia and Athos.
Mainland Greece can be reached by Thessaloniki airport.
The climate throughout all of Halkidiki is generally Mediterranean, which makes it a year round destination.
· Halkidiki is one of the most popular tourist destinations due to its long, sandy beaches, beautiful landscapes and vegetation.
· Halkidiki has both seaside and mountainous villages, many which have been turned onto tourist resorts.
· Water sports are also popular on the sandy beaches in Halkidiki.
Language: Greek (English widely spoken)
Currency: € Euros
Local time: GMT/BST +3 Hours
Local airport: Thessaloniki
Flight time: 3 hours 10 minutes