89 beaches in Halkidiki awarded with the Blue Flag 2018

The Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature (EEPF), which is the national operator of the Blue Flag programme, has announced that 519 beaches and 15 marinas in Greece have been awarded the Blue Flag among 47 countries that participated this year. Greece was ranked in 2nd place in the Blue Flag quality awards.

More specifically, the Region of Halkidiki collected the majority of the awards, a total of 89 flags. Last year, 486 beaches and 12 marinas around Greece were honoured with the quality Blue Flag award. The Blue Flag beach awards are widely considered the gold standard for beaches and are internationally recognised.

Did you know?

In order to receive a Blue Flag eco-label, a beach must not only be found to have an excellent quality of bathing water, it must also comply with a further 32 criteria concerning cleanliness, environmental management and organisation, environmental education and information, visitor safety and services, as well as protection of nature, the coast and the coastal area.

Source: VisitGreece.gr

Kassandras Municipality

  • Athytos/Afitis Hotel
  • Athytos/Varkes
  • Elani
  • Kallithea/Ammon Zeus
  • Kallithea-Dimotiko Anapsiktirio
  • Kanistro/Miraggio
  • Community Plaz Neas Skionis
  • Kryopigi 2/Alexander Τhe Great Beach Hotel
  • Kryopigi 4/Kassandra Palace
  • Kryopigi Dimotiko Anapsiktirio
  • Loutra Agias Paraskevis
  • Mendi Kalandra
  • Mola Kalyva
  • Paliouri Kanistro
  • Pefkochori Yalla-Flegra
  • Pefkochori-Fyki Beach
  • Polichrono 3
  • Polychrono/Azur Hotel
  • Polychrono-Cocones Beach
  • Possidi/Possidi Holidays Resort
  • Possidi Pohonda
  • Posidi Centre
  • Possidi/Cocus
  • Posidi-Egeopelagitika
  • Sani 2/Sani Beach
  • Sani 3/Sani Club
  • Sani Asterias
  • Siviri Centre
  • Sani Dunes
  • Fourka
  • Chanioti 1
  • Chanioti 3/Grecotel Pella Beach

Sithonia Municipality

  • Armenistis
  • Eleon
  • Elia 2 / Anthemus
  • Kalogrias
  • Koutloumousiou
  • Lagomandra / Lagomandra Beach Hotel
  • Livrochio 1
  • Makria Lagada / Porfi Beach
  • Marmaras
  • Nikiti 2
  • Paradisos
  • Platanitsi
  • Porto Carras 1/Kohi
  • Porto Carras 2/Sithonia Meliton
  • Salonikiou
  • Sarti 1
  • Sykia
  • Toroni

Aristotelis Municipality

  • Agios Pavlos/Alexandros Palace Hotel
  • Alykes
  • Ierissos/Municipal 1
  • Ierissos/Municipal 2
  • Ierissos/Municipal 3
  • Kampos
  • Kampoudi 1/Akti Ouranoupoli
  • Kampoudi 2/Theoxenia
  • Kampoudi 3/Akrathos
  • Nea Roda 2
  • Olympiada
  • Ouranoupoli 1/Xenia Ouranoupolis
  • Ouranoupoli 2/Eagles Palace
  • Ouranoupoli 3/Aristoteles
  • Porto Agio/Agionissi Resort