The Kassandra peninsula is located southeast of the city of Thessaloniki. The three peninsulas, Kassandra, Sithonia and Athos resemble Poseidon’s trident piercing the Aegean Sea.
Due to the finger-like formation of Kassandra, crystal-clear Mediterranean waters surround the peninsula. For two consecutive years, most of Greece’s 94 blue flags went to beaches in Halkidiki, Northern Greece! This is the highest award ever received in Europe.
The unique combination of golden coasts, crystal-clear water and abundant green pine forest makes the region an ideal tourist destination.
Along the peninsula, you can discover countless golden sandy beaches and soft slopes of evergreen pine green forests. Visitors from all over the world choose Kassandra for their summer holidays in Greece as it is the most popular travel destination in Ηalkidiki.
Tourism has increased over the years in Kassandra. Visitors can find well-organized facilities of all kinds: famous wineries and vineyards with a rich history, traditional villages, historical sites, various cruises around the peninsula. Kassandra is famous for its clubs and nightlife, its beaches, shops, restaurants, beach bars, taverns and for those who like to party.
The Theophano Imperial Palace Hotel is located amongst beautiful grounds in one of the most famous beauty spots in Greece, the first of three peninsulas in Halkidiki, known as Kassandra.