There are farms that provide fresh products and the opportunity to experience an alternative way of living. Here, the visitor has the chance to see the animals up-close, to participate in traditional events such as tsipouro-making and to taste fruits and vegetables produced in the farm. In agritourism cooperatives around the area, one can take lessons of cookery and pastry and prepare old-school recipes of jams, stewed fruits, spoon sweets, home-made bread, pies, liqueurs and other delights of the local cuisine.
Its vineyards succeed the green plain and 60km-long seductive beaches. Its picturesque villages, boasting traditional houses, Byzantine buildings, folklore museums, a rich history and tradition, tell unique, beautiful stories.
The stories about the Battle of Giants in Halkidiki fascinated many poets and artists. As a result the conflict is one of the most common scenes depicted on ancient pottery and sculpture. All these myths are connected with the area's geological phenomena. The myths are part of the ongoing -throughout the centuries'- effort to explain the soil's peculiar and...
by airplane: The International Airport "MACEDONIA" of Thessaloniki is connected to the biggest towns in Greece and Europe on a daily basis (several flights).
All the villages and the beaches of Nea Propodida are connected by coaches (public transportation). There are buses that run daily and several times per day, especially in the summer.
Information - Coach Station of Halkidiki (KTEL): Thessaloniki Station +30 2310 924444, 924445
Halkidiki is very gifted to have four distinct seasons, and experiences 250 days of sunshine per year. The region has very warm and dry summers, with minimal rainfall and eighteen hour sunshine. The autumns are warm, with an average amount of rainfall. The winters are cooler though with more rain than during autumn.
From birdwatching at the Agios Mamas lagoon to caving in the famous cave of Petralona. Amongst else, the municipality of Nea Propontida offers hiking routes on gravel paths and cycling.
Sixty kilometers of magical beaches with golden sands and crystal blue waters, awarded with Blue Flags, noted for their large width and shallow wa
Nea Propontida is a place of great archeological and historical interest, hosting unique natural monuments such as Petralona Cave.
Greece is famous for its 24/7 entertainment, its clubs, restaurants and bars buzzing with life until the early hours of the morning.
The municipality of Nea Propontida is proud of its excellent local products and unique flavours.
The west coast is rich in picturesque plants, traditional villages, endless golden sand beaches and amazing natural environment, such as the Petralona Cave and the Wetland at Agios
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