is not a destination that you would visit for its gay scene
, but more importantly for its beautiful beaches
and vivid coastal towns
with daily bazaars
. Gay Acceptance
is similar to any other countryside destination in the country, while it gets pretty crowded each summer, with gay men
and the nearby villages and towns
This particular peninsula has ''three legs'' and is located in the norther side of Greece. The region has the perfect combination of traditional Greek elements, natural landscapes, colourful sunsets and turquoise waters ideal for spending all day at the beach. Elia beach
is a secluded coast where you and your partner can be yourselves, but be careful not to go overboard as families visit this place too.
For those who search for something more exiting, a visit to Navagos beach Bar Paliouri
or Afros Cocktail Bar
will be satisfying. They are the top choices when it comes to gay-friendly entertaining venues where music and cocktails never stop coming. Enhance them with your dancing and enjoy the sensual atmosphere.
The best season to visit Halkidiki, temperature-wise, is from June to August. The weather is at its hottest in the whole country during that period of time, and the sun hours are 10-11 hours per day. Greeks, especially from Thessaloniki, tend to visit Halkidiki for weekends, so you will notice a particular increase in traffic these days!
If you are craving for a taste of Halkidiki, check out our amazing Hotel Collections here!
The Best Hotels for Gay Travelles in Halkidiki!
is the home of various luxurious resorts and hotels
, with gourmet restaurants, advanced spa facilities, and many luxurious amenities. There are not any gay-only hotels or guesthouses
in the region, however, the local gay-friendly accommodations are distinguished by their gay-friendly attitude.
For gay couples and single gay travelers,
we would recommend you to choose an adults-only hotel
, since you will not have to suffer from children's' screams and cries. If you are a gay couple with children
, there are numerous family-friendly hotels, with facilities and services for children
that will surely make your stay more enjoyable.
The Most Popular Gay Places in Halkidiki for 2018!
The gay places in Halkidiki are limited, and this is not a destination that you would visit for its gay scene. The most popular gay-oriented beaches in Halkidiki are dispersed through the island, but, even if they are not exclusively gay, they attract mainly gay men.
Apart from the popular beaches around Halkidiki, the majority of the local bars and clubs in the main destinations like Pefkochori, Sarti, Neos Marmaras and Nikiti are actually gay-friendly, so you may find various gay guys there. The beach clubs are also great places to meet other gay men.
Below you will find all the best places to visit in Halkidiki to make the best of your vacations!