Holidays in
Metamorfosi

A serene haven in Sithonia

In Greek, ‘Metamorfosi’ means ‘transformation’ – and there’s a good chance you’ll return from your Metamorfosi holidays transformed by its sun-drenched tranquility. Situated on the northwestern coast of Sithonia in Greece, and with a permanent population of around 500 people, this is a quiet place for total relaxation. The town sits right on the beach and is surrounded by a dense cluster of pine forests.

The area is unique for its microclimate and it’s said that the air here is particularly clean and good for people with respiratory problems. You can spend all day lounging on the beach – this is a great place to work through your reading list – and then enjoy low-key evenings in family-run taverns and cafés, where you can sample local produce and eat plenty of fresh fish. There’s not a lot of nightlife going on, which makes holidays to Metamorfosi perfectly peaceful.

Your Metamorfosi questions, answered

Metamorfosi is an ideal resort for families with children, couples looking for a romantic getaway, nature lovers or anyone who is looking for a quiet holiday.

Many people say that Metamorfosi has the best climate in Greece. Winters are mild, summers are fresh and there’s no humidity, which makes it lovely all year round.

On the beach, you’ll find activities for kids, such as playgrounds with swings and slides. There are also operators with a range of water-sports equipment for rent.

Best things to do in Metamorfosi

Visit Makrya Lagada

Makrya Lagada is the cleanest of all the beaches in Metamorfosi. Spend an afternoon here relaxing in the shade and swimming in the blue waters.

Go for a forest walk

Surrounded by fragrant pine-tree forests, Metamorfosi is the perfect place to go for an afternoon ramble. Don’t forget to wear comfortable shoes and bring water.

Catch the sunset

Metamorfosi faces west, so not only will you be guaranteed sun all day, you’ll also catch fantastic sunsets in the evening. Grab a blanket and watch from the beach.