Nea Roda, 130 km away from Thessaloniki, was built on the southern part of the Athos peninsula. A picturesque village has a paved narrow streets and traditional stone houses with flowery gardens, but recently, many new buildings have sprung up. While strolling through the place, you will be pleasantly surprised by the huge number of archaeological sites which testify about turbulent history of the location. A small harbor lies at the opposite side of Nea Roda, where local fishermen sell fresh fish and seafood at very favourable prices. You can choose either hotel or apartment accommodation with a sea view and friendly service. There are also daily boat trips to the Athos peninsula. Closeness of Ouranopolis (9 km), Ierissos (5 km), the Holy Mountain, Ammouliani (the only inhabited place on entire Halkidiki), Serbian monastery Kakovo and multitude of surrounding paradise-like beaches, are reasons more why you should choose Nea Roda for your summer destination.
Nea Roda beach: Nea Roda has clear waters and a gorgeous sandy beach with a blue flag. Nature, clear and beautiful sea, wide sandy beaches and many other interesting places all fit in just perfectly. You can enjoy water and sand sports, and the place is also perfect for fishing. Sunsets are really magical in this picturesque coastal village. Also, you can experience an amazing feeling by looking at the village from the nearby hill.
For all those who are fed up with popular but crammed beaches and resorts and wish to discover something new, enjoy beautiful nature, clean beaches and relaxing vacation, Nea Roda is the right choice.