Neos Marmaras

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The area is characterised by an abundance of natural beauties such as evergreen trees, Itamos Mountain and many beautiful sandy beaches

Description

Neos Marmaras, Halkidiki is located on the western side of the Sithonia peninsula. The area is characterised by an abundance of natural beauties such as evergreen trees, Itamos Mountain and many beautiful sandy beaches. Visitors can see Tripotamos monastery with its 19th century church of the Virgin Mary or sail aboard a boat to Kelyfos Isle to see the ruins of the Roman settlement.

Who holidays in Neos Marmaras?

Families and couples seeking picturesque scenery combined with beautiful beaches and crystal clear waters.

Highlights

  • Beautiful sandy beaches
  • Relaxed and picturesque
  • Many sites of historical interest

Things To Do

Popular activities for those taking holidays in Neos Marmaras include:

  • Diving
  • Horse riding
  • Walking
  • Watersports (jet ski, surf)
  • Bird watching.

Neos Marmaras Holidays - Excursions

Enjoy the sights of Sithonia: On a drive to meet the pirate ship that will take you to the majestic peninsula of Mount Athos. As we cruise along the coastline you'll see the famous monasteries clinging to the cliffs. Lunch at Ouranoupolis, the gateway to Athos.

Fun Day Cruise: Join Captain Mike and sail across the crystal blue waters to Sithonia. Once you have moored at one of the golden-sanded beaches you'll be able to swim and sunbathe as the crew onboard prepares the BBQ. The highlight of the day is when you reach Turtle Island were you will have ample time for cooling off in the crystal clear waters.

Alexander & Dion: Make the most of your time in such a historic part of the world

Foothills of Mount Olympus: You will take a stroll around Dion the well preserved archaeological site and admire the colourful mosaics. You'll travel across the arid plains to the resting place of Philip II. Vergina is the only archaeological site within a museum in the world.

Petralona Caves: Visit the cave with our expert guide and amaze at the stalactites and stalagmites. These caves are the most impressive in North Greece.

Sunset Cruise: Enjoy a fun evening of traditional cuisine and entertainment in sublime surroundings. Journey across the calm sea and unwind with a drink from the bar whilst your BBQ meal is being prepared. As you watch the end of a day come to a close, the sun slowly dips down below the horizon turning the sky a romantic red. Live music is played to serenade you throughout the night.

See your resort representative at the Welcome Get Together on the day after your arrival in resort. At this time you will need to confirm your place on any of the above days and nights out as spaces are limited.

Things To See

Thessaloniki: The second largest city in Greece it has several places of interest such as the old town and the oldest church, St Dimitrios. For some relaxation, a drink by the promenade offers the opportunity to enjoy the cosmopolitan atmosphere. Also great for shopping the city has a huge open daily market but also a selection of designers shops.

Sithonia: The most beautiful unspoiled area in Halkidiki. The best way to visit this area is by car. There are numerous traditional villages and also many secluded beaches where the water is crystal clear. It is a very relaxing way to enjoy the sheer beauty of Halkidiki.

Mount Athos: The most spectacular place in the area. It is the third peninsula of Halkidiki. There are more than 20 monasteries where even today 1700 monks are based. The monasteries are well preserved and can only be seen from the sea by boat.