Kriopigi is situated on the peninsula of Kassandra, 90 Km from Thessaloniki. It is built amphitheatrically
on the slopes of a hill with a beautiful view to the bay of Kassandra where it has been
inhabited since ancient times and todays Kriopigi is situated between the two towns of Kalithea and Polichrono.
Kriopigi benefits from being both by the sea and the mountain. The "Educational Research and in-Service Training centre" is in Kriopigi, where, pedagogists from all over the world come to attend the seminars and conventions all year round. From Kriopigi you can reach the Holy Mountain of Athos, the Cave in Petralona, ancient Olympos and Aristotles home town, Stagira. Kallithea, with its restaurants, bars and nightlife, is about 4 km from Kriopigi. You will find modern holiday resorts, camping sites, bars, taverns, shops, many apartments and rooms to rent. As Kriopigi is a popular destination for holidays, there are many choices for different kinds of activities including water sports and excursions.