Thessaloniki is a cultural hub, a meeting point for the artistic crowds of Thessaloniki, a place to relax and unwind by the sea, a city that never sleeps. But what if you wish to enjoy a day on the beach? Does Thessaloniki have what it takes to be considered a top summer destination? What about the beaches?
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Let’s take a look at the top 5 beaches to swim in Thessaloniki and see for yourself.
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Situated 17 km south of Thessaloniki, the town of Perea features a long beach, surrounded by nature that is fully organized with many tourist facilities and is very popular during the summer months.
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Set only 22 km for the center of Thessaloniki, the beach of Agia Triada is a long beach with crystal clear waters. Fully organized with sunbeds and umbrellas as well as taverns and cafeterias it is also a very popular option especially during the summer months.
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Picturesque and authentic, the beach of Mixaniona is renowned for its crystalline waters, its many tourist facilities and amazing fresh fish.
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Only 25 km from the city center of Thessaloniki, Epanomi offers another amazing beach escape. Featuring many accommodation options, tourist facilities and clear waters, Epanomi is a very popular choice.
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Around 80 km away from Thessaloniki, Asprovalta is considered a big tourist resort with many hotels, tourist facilities and camping sites. Featuring a long beach with crystal clear waters, Asprovalta is one of the most favorable summer destinations besides Halkidiki for local residents.
If you wish to spend a weekend on the beach then head to Thessaloniki, arrange your stay at City Hotel, one of the best 4 star hotels in Thessaloniki center, and get ready to visit one of the most gorgeous beaches near the city center.