This summer has been quite difficult and strange for everyone. For those who did not catch or could not visit one of the favourite islands of Greece, we have prepared the best alternative. Even at the last minute, just before the end of the summer, prefer to visit some of the top summer destinations of Greece, to make the best vacation without a boat.
Like Halkidiki nowhere
Undoubtedly one of the best summer destinations for holidays without a boat and in fact very close from Thessaloniki is Halkidiki. Endless sandy beaches with clear blue exotic waters, green areas with incredible nature, small private coves surrounded by rocks and cosmopolitan areas, Halkidiki is the ultimate summer destination of Northern Greece, which will excite any traveller.
Sivota for exotic holidays
About 3 hours and 30 minutes from Thessaloniki are the enchanting Sivota. It is a seaside settlement, built in a closed bay where there are small islands and beautiful private natural coves. Sivota fairly considered one of the most beautiful areas of mainland Greece, while it is an amazing summer destination for vacation without a boat as they are characterized by sandy beaches with turquoise warm waters surrounded by pine trees and impressive rocks. The exotic Bella Vraka, Mikri and Megali Ammos, the fairytale island of Agios Nikolaos and Agia Paraskevi will enchant you, while at the same time they will give you enjoyable moments of relaxation and tranquillity.
Escape to the enchanting Pelion
Another top summer destination, and not only, for vacation without a boat in Greece, is the majestic Pelion. Its location is ideal even for a short weekend getaway, as it is situated just over 3 hours from the city of Thessaloniki. From the picturesque villages such as Tsagarada, Horefto, Makrinitsa and Portaria to the unique beaches with incredible mountain-sea contrasts, the places worth visiting in Pelion are endless. Don’t leave without seeing the famous beach of Mylopotamos and the impressive Fakistra, but also take a short trip through a green route by the legendary train “Moutzouris”.
Lefkada, an island without a boat
And yes, in Greece, there is an island that can be reached by car. So for those who want to enjoy a few days of relaxation with your family or friends without having to bother boarding boats etc, we suggest a top travel destination for vacation without a boat in Greece and is none other than the island of Lefkada. Lefkada offers excellent beaches of unique natural beauty, picturesque villages and stunning views. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the famous beach Egremni and the impressive Porto Katsiki (which is considered one of the most beautiful beaches in the world), but also the old castle of Agia Mavra and the impressive waterfalls of Akoni.
By renting a car from Alpha Drive you will have the opportunity to visit the hottest summer destinations for ferry-free holidays in Greece and enjoy carefree moments with your family. With more than 70 vehicles available AlphaDrive is able to fully meet your needs for car rental in Thessaloniki.
Book your car online today or call the reservation department Tel: + 30 2310447878, Mob .: + 30 6944736008