Aside from the beautiful area of Halkidiki with its breathtaking beaches, there are many beautiful beaches much closer to the city of Thessaloniki:
Stavros Thessaloniki: One of the most popular tourist resorts of Thessaloniki, which is characterized by natural beauty, crystal clear waters and numerous options for lovers of adventure and water sports.
Nea Michaniona: Near the city, lies New Michaniona, an area famous for the crystal clear waters and the excellent sea food.
Perea: Located two kilometers outside Thessaloniki, is the long sandy beach of Perea, which is mainly known for its amazing fish restaurants.
Olympiada: Two beautiful beaches with golden sand and crystal clear waters.
Epanomi: The highlight of this beach are the remains of a ship that sank more than 40 years ago. There are also tennis and volleyball courts in the area.