With more than 100 beaches, pristine waters, and beautiful landscapes, Sithonia can only be described as the best of Halkidiki! But if you are still looking for the top-rated beaches, check out the 5 must-visit beaches in Sithonia.
Sithonia’s beaches can also be considered Halkidiki’s top beaches. They are perhaps the most favored by travelers that visit Halkidiki since they have soft white sand and pristine turquoise water and are generally not crowded. Sithonia’s beaches are often unique in their own way because of the diverse landscapes.
To narrow down to the best beaches in Sithonia it’s best to consider all types of travelers. That’s why, below, you’ll find beaches that appeal to families with children, water sports enthusiasts, organized beaches, and unorganized, quiet, or even isolated beaches.
Trani Ammouda Beach, Livrohio
Livrohio Beach is a long and wide strip of fine sand that has been given the status of a “Blue Flag” beach. Trani Ammouda is best for those looking for a quiet beach to enjoy pristine waters and the sun.
It’s best for sunbathing since it probably has one of the largest sand surface areas in Sithonia and perhaps Halkidiki. Furthermore, the water is shallow with a sandy bottom making it a perfect destination for families with children.
Karidi beach is one of Sithonia’s most sought-after beaches. This is not an organized beach, thus there are no beach bars or sunbeds and umbrellas. However, at the entrance to Karidi beach, there is a restaurant from which you can get food to take to the beach.
The sandy beach is very shallow like a large sheltered aquamarine swimming pool. Adults can walk out more than 50 meters and the water won’t get past the waist, so it is the perfect kid’s pool. But if you are looking for a quiet beach, this is not your beach since it’s always crowded
Kavourotripes beach is actually many small beaches or small white sand coves across kilometers of coastline. The main beach is organized by a beach bar and is overcrowded with sunbeds and umbrellas. Nowadays, you can also find plenty of food stands across the beach.
The water has a stunning green-blue color and is very transparent, while the sand is powdery soft. If you love exploring the sea go for snorkeling around the rocks.
At Sarti beach, you can find everything you need. The Blue Flag beach seems to have no end with the wide stretch of soft sand goes on for kilometers. The direct view of Mt. Athos is incredible, and in fact, you can’t find a better or closer view of Mt. Athos than from here.
The promenade at Sarti resort has endless options of restaurants and bars, as well as sunbeds, umbrellas, organized beach sports, and water sports, including diving.
Kalamitsi beach is considered a medium-sized beach on the southern tip of Sithonia. The beautiful bay features calm and pristine waters.
The beach is well organized with some great restaurants, trendy beach bars, and lots of sports opportunities such as paddle boat or canoe rentals and scuba diving. The sand is soft that continues far into the water, making it a great place to play and an option for families.