During the summer months Kallithea is one of the most popular village in Halkidiki. It is located in the first peninsula of Halkidiki, Kassandra. Kallithea is 85 km away from Thessaloniki and it is one of the most cosmopolitan place in Halkidiki. You can visit the beaches of Kallithea, other villages of Eastern Kassandra such as Pefkochori, Hanioti, Polychrono, Kriopigi and Paliouri, or some parts of Western Kassandra such as Fourka, Posidi and Saint Paraskevi. The center of Kallithea is the crossroad that leads to these two directions.
You can find there many stores like gold shops, fur shops, shoe stores, clothing stores, supermarkets, banks, post office, clinic, fast foods, restaurants, cafes, beach bars and even go-kart racing. In the center of Kallithea you will find the Russian style Church of Saint Panteleimon. Just below the hil, with view to the sea there is an archaeological site where the temple of Dionysus and the Nymphs, part of Ammon Zeus and the altar area have been excavated. The village of Nea Fokea is about 10-minutes up the coast. Here you can tour a 15th-century Byzantine church, and from its hilltop setting see out across the ocean.
You could also drive 20-minutes to Sani and take a two-hour walk along the clifftop forests, plus see the ruins of a Roman villa. For more ancient finds, there’s the Archaeological Museum, an hour’s drive away in Polygiros. Also you can visit the quaint Afytos village just five-minutes’ drive away. 1,5 km away from Kallithea, on the road that leads to Pefkochori, you will meet the most popular nightclubs in Halkidiki. Kallithea is the ultimate place to choose if you are a fan of clubbing. Τhroughout the summer and until mid-September, if the weather is suitable, clubs with the best DJs in Northern Greece and live Buzuki music. During the summer months, in weekends, many young people from Thessaloniki visit Kallithea to enjoy the beautiful beaches of the first peninsula and also to have fun.