Kassandra is a fantastic destination with beautiful beach resorts, traditional villages, and stunning nature. It is loved by everyone. Check out here the top landmarks to visit this summer in Kassandra.
Halkidiki is a beautiful region in Greece with fantastic landscapes and incredible beach resorts for a relaxing holiday. Kassandra is the first peninsula in the Halkidiki region featuring stunning coastline scenery, mountainous landscapes, lush forests, beautiful resorts, and traditional villages.
Kassandra is truly a beautiful place to be with fantastic things to do and see. For your convenience, we gathered the top landmarks that should not be missed. Let’s check them all out.
Village of Afitos (or Athytos) of painters, the Afitos of her people who love her and dream of her. Its characteristic position with the endless view towards Toroneos and the architecture of the houses make Afitos one of the most traditional villages of Halkidiki. A visit in the evening will leave you with unforgettable memories of the tavernas, the never-ending view of Toroneos Gulf, and its magical alleys.
A luxurious haven for yachts on the magnificent Kassandra Peninsula, the vibrant Sani Marina is one of the best-kept secrets of the Aegean. This beautiful setting offers an exciting, cosmopolitan environment and promises to provide you with all the facilities and services demanded of a first-class harbor. Rent a yacht to experience a luxurious holiday at Kassandra or simply walk around the magnificent Sani Marina.
Church Agios Dimitrios
The impressive 19th-century church of Agios Dimitrios takes dominance over Afitos village’s main square. It was built on the ruins of an early Christian church. The Basilica of Agios Demetrios was constructed with locally quarried stone and is the largest Eastern Orthodox Christian church with a dome in Halkidiki.
Unlike other beaches, it is not organized, but it is one of the most attractive and popular near Pefkohori village. It has gentle white sand, some fine gravel, and shallow waters. Thus it is excellent for swimming. In addition, there is a fantastic lagoon at the end of the shore, which is used as a core for small boats.
Agios Nikolaos is a small chapel at the sоuthernmοst placе on Kassandrа’s coastline. It can only be reached by car via the road which starts from Paliouri, passes by Kanistro beach and finally ends in Agios Nikolaos. The chapel overlooks the sea and has a small pebble beach with crystal-clear waters.