Chalkidiki, also referred to as Halkidiki, is a peninsula in northern Greece, and one of the regional units of Greece. It is part of the region of Central Macedonia. The autonomous Mount Athos region does not belong to the regional unit of Chalkidiki, although it is part of the peninsula. The capital of Chalkidiki is the main town of Polygyros, located in the centre of the peninsula.
Chalkidiki has been a popular summer tourist destination since the late 1950s when people from Thessaloniki started spending their summer holidays in the coastal villages. When in Chalkidiki, don't forget to visit Nea Moudania, Stageira (the birthplace of Aristotle), Neos Marmaras, Portokali Beach, Kalamitsi, Ouranopolis and Porto paradiso. Find and book your perfect Halkidiki vacation rental, Chalkidiki, Greece, Chalkidiki Vacation Rentals, Greece. Villas in Mainland Greece. Visit The Greek Villas on the beach.