Gerakini is a summer destination situated at the beginning of Sithonia, about 20 km from Nea Moudania and 75 km from Thessaloniki. Since it lies at the haeart of Halkidiki, its geographical position makes it an ideal starting point for excursions to all three fingers of Halkidiki, as well as to Thessaloniki and mount Holomontas. Today, Gerakini is a popular tourist destination with all necessary amenities – shops, taverns, cafes. There is no noise, rush and crazy night life. You can enjoy boat trips to monasteries on mount Athos and ancient ruins.
Gerakini beach: Endless sandy beach with children playground and sport courts perfect to bask in the sunshine. The beach has beautiful white sand, crystal clear water, tucked in between two impressive hills covered with pine forests. If you are a temperamental person and do not want to tie yourself to one place only, you can visit all beaches on Sithonia which are very beautiful and unforgettable: Sikia, Orange beach, Platanici, Manasu, Banana, Porto Paradiso, Toroni, Porto Carras, Neos Marmaras, Lagomandra beach.
Gerakini offers ideal conditions for people who at first place want to relax during their vacation, and it is undoubtedly perfect spot for families with small children.