Location: From Thessaloniki → 101km-From Polygyros → 64km
A long time ago, Hanioti was kind of mountainous area while the old village was destroyed after a big earthquake; thus, today has turned into a popular and picturesque tourist resort.
Some ruins that have been found around are claimed to come from the ancient city of Aeghai or Aegi. The settlement of Hanioti is one of the best holiday resorts in Halkidiki, providing all facilities needed; exciting nightlife, organized beaches, amazing landscapes and comfortable accommodation in high-quality hotels, as well as many restaurants, beach bars and clubs.
Worth it to see:
- the ruins of the original village
- the small chapel of Agios Georgios (St. George) at the old village.
✓ Don’t miss it!
On Saint George’s feast day at the old village of Hanioti up on the mountain, a folk feast takes place at the picturesque chapel, organized by the local Cultural Association.