Hanioti in Halkidiki is located on the south east side, towards the end of the Kassandra peninsula, between the villages Polychrono and Pefkohori.
Distance from Thessaloniki Airport to Hanioti is approximately 90 kilometers and by car it will take you 1.5 hours to reach the village.
According to a legend Hanioti took it's name from the first inhabitant of Hanioti, a man who originally came from Hania (Crete). The man settled down in the inlands of the old Hanioti area (approximately 2 km more south of the today's village). Inhabitants of neighboring communities called this area "Hanioti's" (area of the man that came from Hania).
Hanioti is one of the most popular and prettiest places of Halkidiki, ideal for couples and families. A lot of modern and luxurious holiday resorts are available (as well as many rooms to let houses and other sorts of accommodation) while plenty of souvenir and gift shops give you the chance to buy all your holiday needs. ATM and medical aid are available in Hanioti as well.
Nightlife in Hanioti centers around the main square and it's side streets. The main square consists of cafes, bars & restaurants that come alive in the evening when the sun goes down.
There are many taverns restaurants to choose from and a wide selection of variety. Local street merchants come out at night, some offering portraits, others jewellery, tattoos, fruit, nuts and lots more. Most shops and bars stay open till late at night.
Some hotels offer a good variety of shows to keep everyone entertained at night as well.
Check our list of Hanioti hotels, apartments and facilities.
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