The beaches in Sarti are really incomparable. Here you can find some of the best beaches in Greece, which are some of the top beaches in the world. Characterized by fine white sand, and crystal clear turquoise waters, any beach on the Sarti will be a magical experience. There is something here for everybody. If you want seclusion, the months of June and September bring few tourists, so most beaches are empty. Even in the busier months you can still find an isolated cove. To enter campsites beaches, they will ask you to leave your passport or I.D.
You may go off exploring on your own and discover maybe more small beaches. However, wherever you go, we hope that you will maintain them as clean as you found them, so that the next visitor will enjoy them as much as you did. Cleanliness means respect to nature.
Sarti beach has the Blue Flag for several years that means clean and sandy beach everywhere, families, youngsters and elders can enjoy the beauty of it during the beach activities.
The coast of Sarti Beach is becoming deeper more gradually, this is the best place for children, but all along you will find a chance for swimming and watersports. Sarti has one of the largest beaches in Sithonia. It is about 3 km long. Some parts have beach chairs and umbrellas, but since the beach is vast you can go out and find a quiet spot for yourself. The view to Mount Athos across the water is a nice feature as it dominates the horizon. The easy access to this beach makes it good for families. Sarti also gets a nice breeze, which is appreciated especially during the very hot July and August months. Just driving into Sarti you have to be impressed as the only thing you seem to notice is the massive white sandy beach lining the turquoise bay against a back drop of pine covered mountains. As a bonus Sarti is blessed with the best view of Mt. Athos. If you have seen any pictures of a white sandy beach with Mt. Athos dominating the foreground, it was probably taken from this spot.
The beaches in Sarti are really incomparable. Here you can find some of the best beaches in Greece, which are some of the top beaches in the world. Characterized by fine white sand, and crystal clear turquoise waters, any beach on the Sarti will be a magical experience.
North of Sarti, at about 1,5 km there is a cluster of three beaches, 60, 100 and 350 meters respectively from south to north, which is called Achlada (=pear). The access to these beaches is easy since in order to find them you need to leave the main road of Sithonia, pass along Sarti and head to the coast for about 500 meters. Achlada is a bay protected by an artificial concrete pier for the boats to be driven ashore, especially those of the fishermen, but it also hides three very beautiful beaches which offer peace along with fine sand and blue waters. Achlada is also high on the preferences of the campers, either are they organized or not.Quiet place near Sarti!
Platanitsi is located about 5km north of Sarti. It is also known for the beach bar which is named Afri-Cafe; the entrance to the beach of Platanitsi is controlled. When you leave the main street of Sithonia, cross a planted area of about 50 meters to get to the camping entrance. From there, as soon as you get the relevant licence, head towards to the beach of 550 meters. It is about a wonderful, sandy beach, divided in the middle by a stream. The beautiful green and blue waters along with the view to Mount Athos just opposite will leave you speechless. The camping provides a great organization on all levels in order to enjoy your stay there and swim.
About 6km north of Sarti there is a cluster of small beaches in a coastline which is over 5km. This relief landscape of unparallel beauty looks like an open-air market of sculpture exhibition which in conjunction with the amazing turquoise waters and the view to Mount Athos compensates the visitor who has been afflicted through the bushes and the rocks in order to find these beaches. To find these beaches you need to leave the main street of east Sithonia and cross a very difficult dirt road for about 350 meters up to the coastline.
There is a group of small beaches which continue from Orange beach to the south to Platanitsi is Almyrompares beach and north to Armenistis is the Kampouris beach (Serbs call it Dukina). It can be a little difficult to reach these beaches through the bush. There is absolutely no development and many campers illegally set up tents in the trees and on the rocks.
These beaches are known as Kavourotripes (=crab-holes). Certainly there are also other exits, before and after, in order to find the Kavourotripes, but pay attention to the dirt roads which are very steep.
Wonderful green and blue waters and also sculptures are carved on the rocks by several artists adorn these beaches The only organized beach is that of the ‘ Orange Beach ’ while the others are isolated and deserted. There is also a possibility to visit these beaches on foot through the coast but pay extreme attention to the bushes and the rocks because the passes are rough and sometimes dangerous.
Kavourotripes, really a heavenly place on Halkidiki!
12 km north of Sarti there is Armenistis. There along with the beach there is also a campsite of 600 meters length with the same name. It is a beach with turquoise waters and fine sand. In order to discover it, you must leave the main road of east Sithonia and cross 400 meters through a lush forest to reach the entrance of the campsite. The entrance is controlled, with limited admittance of visiting the place. By the end of the indicated time you are asked either to leave the beach or pay for your extra stay there. It has a Blue flag and this is one of most organized camp sites in Greece.
About 16 km north of Sarti there is a beach which has taken its name from the beach bar that organizes it. Some people call it also the Dream Beach. Half of it is organized and half is free for camping and in order to get there you need to climb down a difficult descent of a dirt road of 800 meters. Very beautiful green and blue waters and fine sand, sometimes with small pebbles, attracts mainly young people who are willing to have fun and want to enjoy themselves.
At 18km north of Sarti there is a beach which has taken its name from the beach bar that organizes it, the Rodia beach bar. The 180 meters beach with beautiful green blue waters and fine sand is accessible from the main road of Sithonia through a dirt road which climbs abruptly down a cliff along a very green landscape and after many curves. It is a beach mainly for young people, with loud music and sea activities. It should be emphasized that behind a rock at the east side of the beach there is another small but picturesque beach of 50 meters that deserves a visit. It is located 20 minutes of driving from Sarti to north.
About 20km north of Sarti, (about 30 minutes of driving) there are two beaches ZOGRAFOU and BAHIA (ex.PORTO PARADISO) both equipped with facilities on the beach. Sea water is green and there is small pebbles on the coast.
About 21km north of Sarti there is Koutloumousiou Coast which is the campsite La Cara. On the main road you will find the main entrance of an organized camping. The first 20’ are free of charge to visit the beach but if you decide to stay longer you have to pay. A very rich natural environment, sand and clear waters are combined in a well-organized beach