Chaniotis is a popular resort with legions of loyal fans who return year after year to its glorious Blue Flag-awarded beach. Set on the coast of the first of Halkidiki’s peninsulas, Chaniotis holidays are all about taking time to relax and enjoy Grecian seaside fun. With everything you need for a pleasurable holiday ¬– mini markets, wonderful restaurants and cool beach bars – on the doorstep, you don’t have to worry about anything.
The star of Chaniotis is its attractive sandy beach, backed by fragrant pine trees that provide welcome shade when the mercury rockets. Swimmers can dip into the dazzling aquamarine-blue sea, which is usually quiet, calm and flat. While there are water sports on offer here and a few beach bars to head to, it’s also a perfect spot to simply rent an umbrella and bask in the sun. It won’t take long for you to see why it’s easy to get hooked on holidays to Chaniotis.
Grab a snorkel
Thanks to its calm waters, Chaniotis is an excellent place to snorkel. Grab a mask, hit the water and marvel at life under the sea.
Whizz around by bike
Rent a bike, then go for a spin on the sandy trails that run alongside the beach. It’s exhilarating to catch glimpses of the sea as you ride.
Go for a hike
Chaniotis is surrounded by a dense pine-tree forest and it’s the perfect place to take a relaxing walk if you’re after some time out of the sun.