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Chalcidice or Chalkidike or Chalkidiki or Halkidiki (Greek: Χαλκιδική [xalciðiˈci]), is a peninsula and regional unit of Greece, part of the Region of Central Macedonia in Northern Greece. The autonomous Mount Athos region constitutes the easternmost part of the peninsula, but not of the regional unit. The capital of Chalkidiki is the main town of Polygyros, located in the centre of the peninsula. Chalkidiki today is a popular summer tourist destination. Aristotle was born here in 384 B.C.


Find crucial information and trip planning details about Halkidiki, which is a city in Greece. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Thessaloniki, Greece. Attractions in Thessaloniki include The White Tower, The Archaeological Museum, Ano Poli. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Halkidiki

  • Full Day Tour to Meteora from Thessaloniki
    Full Day Tour to Meteora from Thessaloniki New on TripHobo

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    Meteora were named after St. Athanasios the Meteority, proprietor of the Big Meteorou Church. Since 1988, the monasteries of ...

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Facts and Stats for Halkidiki*

  • Pollution Statistics in Halkidiki

    Know the pollution level of Halkidiki before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 100 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 100 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 100 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 100 (Very High)
  • Halkidiki: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Halkidiki for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Halkidiki.

    • Burglary and Theft 100 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 100 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 100 (Very High)
    • Attacks 100 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Halkidiki - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 3.13 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 90 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 58.62 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Halkidiki

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Halkidiki

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.32 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.68 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 84.85 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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