Outdoor Activities with kids in Halkidiki

Parents, this one’s for you!Find our mini guide for parents below.

Halkidiki as you may know is an ideal destination for families with children who are looking for a fun and exciting vacation. With its crystal-clear waters, stunning beaches, and abundance of activities, it’s no wonder why Halkidiki is a popular holiday spot for kids. There’s something for all ages and skill levels, so everyone can have an unforgettable experience in Halkidiki!

These are some of our and our local friend’s suggestions:

E-bike in Sithonia: Are you ready to petal to extraordinary places while smelling the fresh air & the wild flowers?E bike tours (with a guide or not) are your thing!There are options for all levels!

*Starting point:Just a few minutes away from our 6 Anchors 4 bedroom House in Vourvourou.

Snorkelling in Toroni: Trainers will give you instructions and equipment.

So if you wish to begin your underwater adventure just drive to Porto Koufo.

Bonus:underwater family photo!

Boat Cruise to Mount Athos: A special place,a home to the unique Orthodox community of monasteries. Explore the West side of Mount Athos an UNESCO World Heritage Site while you have Live Tour Guides in more than 5 languages.

Shhh,can you keep a secret?You might see dolphins!

*Starting point:Just a few minutes away from our Two-bedroom maisonette Pink palm 1.

Sea Kayak around Diaporos Island: If you’re looking for the perfect combination of tourism, sport, fun and nature, why not go kayaking in one of the most beautiful landscapes in Halkidiki?Amazing scenery, secluded beaches, crystal turquoise waters ideal for swimming & snorkelling.

Think about all these while you are enjoying Diaporos island’s view in our Sun Kiss Cottage (maximum occupancy 4 pax)

Scuba Diving in Halkidiki: Diving in Halkidiki offers unique diving experiences, with a great abundance of reefs, walls and caverns, making diving here one of the most interesting diving experiences in the region of the Mediterranean.

*Diving takes place in more than 20 locations all over Halkidiki.

Water sports in Halkidiki:Most beaches – covered mainly with fine sand – are located next to modern and well-equipped facilities for all kinds of water sports, offering their sporty visitors some carefree and stimulating fun-timeIf you want to do something a bit more adventurous, you will be spoiled for choice!

*The best choices:Next to Thelma our Beachfront Villa , in Livrohio beach and Next to Athena Bechfront House in Glarokavos.

Sailing Cruises from the port of Nikiti: So sailing is one of the best ways to explore the region. You can either have a 7-hours daylight or a 3-hours sunset cruise in Sithonia on a sailing boat departing daily from the port of Nikiti for an unforgettable experience!A memorable sailing day where you can explore the natural beauties of Halkidiki with the whole family around you!

Find a lot of options in the Marina of Nikiti ,near to our Melo Pearl-Beachfront House.

Ride and swim with the horses in Ranch Manippos in Kallithea:The horseback rides will take you through beautiful olive groves and forests and even allow you to swim with the horses in the crystal-clear waters of the Aegean Sea. Grab your camera and get ready for the most perfect photos with the horses!

Pic nic: Yes, we count the meal prep as an activity too- thank’s God we have equipped kitchens in all of our rental homes!Family picnic in nature is the best way to combine a nature trip with snacking.Few of our favourite spots: Aristotle’s Park & Psaria’s park.

Last but not least note that whether you’re joining us with infants, toddlers or kids that are slightly older, we’ve put together all the essentials to see you through.

Just let us know at the time of the booking in any of our family friendly summer Feels Like Home places!

Book your family home, bring your crew and get ready for the best family summer Greek vacations!

*Photo captured by Aleksandar Nakic