Kriopigi, Halkidiki, Greece
Kriopigi is a popular holiday destination due to its beautiful sandy beach and all the amenities required for a relaxing beach holiday.
Kriopigi is a charming old village with is perched on the Kassandra peninsula close to Kallithea. The village is surrounded by woodland and offers a pretty town square as well as some ancient ruins. The streets are scattered with bars and restaurants and also a number of gift shops. There is an old town area that is set back on the hillside and is filled with narrow streets.
The pine tree fringed beach has been awarded a double Blue Flag and is the major draw for holidaymakers. Along the beach are various coves to explore if you'd just prefer you can rent one of the beach loungers spread out along the beach. A choice of cafes and tavernas are within walking distance of the beach.
There are many interesting excursions to be found in the nearby area including the Caves of Petralona, Ancient Olynthos, Stagira and the monasteries of Mount Athos.
Halkidiki Airport is approximately 66 km away - transfer time about 1 hour 30 minutes.
Search the sunshine.co.uk website:×