Vourvourou, a small settlement of Agios Nikolaos, is located on the east side of the Sithonia peninsula, between the villages Ormos Panagia and Sarti, as you can see on the map of Halkidiki. The distance to Agios Nikolaos is approximately 10 km, Thessaloniki 120 km and Thessaloniki Airport 110 km.
About the area of Vourvourou
This brilliant area of Chalkidiki has some beautiful bays with the for Vourvourou characteristic small rocky islands, caves, a clean sea, sandy beaches, forested areas and many summer homes.
While sunbathing, the beach and sea are ideal for young children, since you can walk many meters into the sea, without it getting a lot deeper. In the area of Vourvourou it's possible to rent water bikes, windsurf boards, sailing and motorboats and the reef of Vourvourou seems to be very impressive for divers as well, since the coral reef, at a depth of approximately 18 to 22 meter, is unique for Greek context.
Vourvourou is close to Ormos Panagia (approximately 5 km), where a cruise boat departs for the daily cruise to Mount Athos. During this cruise you will see the monasteries located at the western part of the Athos peninsula. Also the cruise boat will stop for a while in Ouranoupolis, where you can visit the idyllic center of the village which is full of taverns and tourist shops.
Accommodation and facilities
Vourvourou has some top rate luxurious tourist facilities, many types of summer homes and rooms to let available. In Vourvourou you will find plenty of restaurants, bars, beach bars and taverns where you can enjoy excellent seafood.
Check our list of Vourvourou hotels and apartments.
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