Ouranoupoli (city of the heaven) is a seaside village in Halkidiki, 132 kilometers from Thessaloniki. The transfer from Thessaloniki airport to Ouranoupoli takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes. Ouranoupolis, the threshold of Mount Athos, is the last secular village before someone enters the Holy Mountain. From its harbor start the boats that daily carry the pilgrims to Daphne, the harbor of Mount Athos.
Ouranoupoli is considered one of the most important resorts in northern Halkidiki. With many accommodation options such as rooms to let, studios, furnished apartments and hotels that can provide the visitor comfortable stay. The wonderful sandy beaches make Ouranoupolis a favorite destination for those seeking a relaxing holiday away from the stress of the city. The surrounding area is ideal for walks, while excursions are regularly taking place in the islets Drenia, which the locals call "Gaidouronisia".
There are several restaurants with good food, fish-taverns with fresh fish. The visitor has the chance to relax in cafes and bars along the beach with cocktails watching the magnificent sunset.
During the summer boats cruises around the peninsula of Mount Athos, at a distance of 500m from the beach, giving a chance to people who cannot visit the Holy Mountain to have a good look over the monasteries.
Diving, sea sports, cars and motorbikes for rent are being at the disposal of the visitors
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