Holidays in
Akti Elias

A beach haven in Greece

The delicious aroma of sun-warmed pine trees mixed with sea salt – it’s likely that you’ll smell Akti Elias long before you see it. Located on the Sithonia peninsula of Halkidiki, Akti Elias holidays are all about spending time at its beautiful beach. The 2-kilometre-long Blue Flag beach is a thin strip of soft golden sand that extends like a silk scarf along the coast. At its edge, the clear blue water is so still and calm that it looks like a mirror. Scenery doesn’t get more relaxing than this.

Although Akti Elias is a resort area, meaning there are masses of great dining options and beaches with sunloungers and umbrellas to rent, the resort remains a little under the radar. This means that during holidays to Akti Elias, you still have a chance to discover your own hidden corner of paradise.

Your Akti Elias questions, answered

Akti Elias is a great choice for families and couples looking for a relaxing holiday, as well as beach lovers wanting a well-equipped resort in which to unwind.

Nightlife in Akti Elias is low-key but lovely. While you’ll find a few beach bars to visit, there aren’t nightclubs, so evenings are generally relaxed affairs.

As you’re right on the beach, this is the place to indulge in fresh seafood, such as grilled fish or fried calamari. Don’t miss seasonal produce and local cheeses, either.

Best things to do in Akti Elias

Visit the Folklore Museum

Spend an afternoon at the tiny Folklore Museum, where you’ll see how Greeks lived in the 19th century and can examine household items, furniture, costumes and pottery from that time.

Laze at the beach

Akti Elias’s beach is beautiful and the water is without a ripple in sight. You could spend weeks swimming and sunbathing here and never tire of the view.

Take a stroll

Akti Elias is surrounded by miles of scented pine-tree forests. They’re a particularly pleasant place to find some shade from the sun on a mid-morning walk.