Nea Kallikratia was funded in 1922 from Greek refugees, who came all the way from Eastern Thrace.Its ideal location, just 35klm from Thessaloniki and 20klm fro the airport, gives the visitors the opportunity for short trips to the rest of Halkidiki, or even to the city of Thessaloniki.Over the years, Nea Kallikratia has increased its touristic development, because of the proximity from Thessaloniki.
Visitors can find splendid organized beaches,beach bars, restaurants, shopping center,cinema and last but not least, night clubs and bars located in front of the sandy beaches. The area has been inhabited since prehistoric times. Excavations revealed tombstone with gable which represents a young girl with a pigeon on the left hand, which dates back to 440 BC. The finding is kept in the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki but the visitors can admire the copy of it, located in the main town square.
A visit to Nea Kallikratia will satisfy the needs and tastes of any traveler.