Gerakini

Gerakini is a summer destination located in the center Halkidiki in the coastal strip between the Sithonia peninsula and the Kassandra peninsula. Its geographical position attracts thousands of tourists during the summer and makes it an ideal starting point for excursions to all three fingers of Halkidiki. Holidaymakers have the opportunity to visit many places of interest such as the ancient Olynthus, Petralona Cave, the Mount Athos where they can enjoy boat trips to monasteries and the church of Patron saints Agioi Theodoroi. Gerakini Beach itself is long and equipped with facilities. There is a modern shopping centre to cater for all shopping needs and desires, accommodation of various types, places to eat, and sporting and seaside entertainment and activities.  Travelers can choose restaurants like ‘cook art‘ to taste fresh fish, “ouzeri” with local delicacies, bars on the seafront to enjoy a drink or coffee while gazing at the sunset. The seaside consists of very clean long white sandy beaches with children playground and sport courts, tucked in between two impressive hills covered with pine forests. If you are a person who loves sightseeing and do not want to stay in one place, you can visit other beaches on Sithonia which are very beautiful and worth to see. Sikia, Orange beach, Platanici, Manasu, Banana, Porto Paradiso, Toroni, Porto Carras, Neos Marmaras, Lagomandra beach can be a great choice for those who at first place want to relax during their vacation, and it is undoubtedly perfect spot for families with small children. There is no noise, rush and crazy night life.