Location: From Thessaloniki → 85km-From Polygyros → 48km
During summertime, the village of Kallithea is considered to be one of the largest shopping centers in Halkidiki.
The pedestrian zones are full of shops with souvenirs, clothes and different little things but also, banks, post office, travel agencies, car rental offices and even go-kart racing. Here the accommodation options are endless varying from luxury hotels to budget ones and also, apartments and self-catering facilities.
Modern Kallithea is a must-go spot, especially for young people and those who enjoy the lively nightlife. 1,5 km away from Kallithea, on the road that leads to Pefkohori, you will meet the most popular nightclubs in Halkidiki. Kallithea is the ultimate place to choose if you are a fan of clubbing.
Aside from being the most cosmopolitan area in Kassandra, Kallithea has an important place in history, evidenced by the Sanctuary of Ammon Zeus which is one of the most important temples in Halkidiki.
Worth it to see:
- The small Byzantine church of 10th century located above the cave of the Nymphs.
- At the location of “Solinas” was discovered an early Christian basilica of exceptional interest, dating back to 6th century. Apart from the impressive architecture, the archeologists found out that the church was built on an older place used as a spot of torture.
- The chapel of St. Panteleimon in Russian style, built in 1865.
✓ Don’t miss it!
Visiting the temple of Ammon Zeus and Dionysus and the Nymphs sanctuary.