Agios Mamas beach Halkidiki: The peaceful beach of Agios Mamas is located 23 km south west of Poligiros and 5 km east of Nea Moudania in Halkidiki. Very long and wide sandy beach; these features make it quite appealing among locals and tourists.
Village located in Kassandra peninsula in Halkidiki near Nea Moudania. The approximately 1000 inhabitants are mainly engaged inagriculture, since in the area there are large rural areas with olive trees. The village is known for the great festival – trade fair – held every year in the early days of September right opposite the church of Agios Mamas and is the biggest festival of Halkidiki.
The village shows no tourist interest, although the long sandy beach of the village attracts the summer months a lot of people who enjoy the sun and sea.
Between Agios Mamas and Potidea there are great spots of water among the land that create a unique lagoon and which is a place of “Community Protection” and “Special Protection Area” of the network Natura 2000 and hosts variety of aquatic birds.
The main area of Aghios Mamas and Olynthus has great historical interest as there have been excavated artifacts which are dated back to the end of the Neolithic period and also the oldest cemetery ever found in Macedonia from the Early Bronze Age.
It has beautiful waters and counts on many sun-beds and umbrellas. Agios Mamas village, placed in a close distance from the beach, is ready to provide you all the facilities you may need.
Every year, between late August and early September, everyone meets at Agios Mamas, in Nea Moudania, Halkidiki, just before entering the peninsula of Kassandra. The most famous trade fair of Halkidiki attracts each year over 1,000 exhibitors and 200,000 visitors, who throng the village of Agios Mamas to participate in this unique event of a strong commercial and folk nature.