It is a lively tourist village located 93 km from Thessaloniki. The population of Pefkohori is app. 1600 people.
The name Pefkohori in terms of Greek language means “pine village” and it is famous with its pine woods and crystal-clear sea sky-blue color. There are modern hotels, stores, taverns, restaurants, bars and night clubs, children’s amusement facilities.
There is a small port in Pefkohori which suggests a wide range of sea-excursions. Night clubs located along the beach attract a lot of young people here, but the village is quite and idyllic throughout the day.
Pefkohori is one of the most lively and active villages in Halkidiki which attracts tourists from different countries. There are many hotels and apartments for rent, the prices for rent and for apartments to buy are the most expensive in Halkidiki. It is difficult to find free sunbeds in beach bars or free space on the beach or to park a car in Pefkohori during the tourist season, so many people come there.
The beach in Pefkohori is sandy, but not wide. There are pebbles at the entrance in many places with a sand after them. But there is that extraordinary emerald color of the sea for which people like this village.