Thessaloniki is a hub for great excursions and activities nearby. Departing from Mandrino Hotel you can visit easily and effortlessly places of natural beauty such as the breathtaking gorges or other easier to traverse, stunning quaint villages, caves and breathtaking mountains and forests, monuments of incomparable beauty and historical value.
Near Thessaloniki and southeast of the town lays the popular spot of Chalkidiki. There you can enjoy your swimming in crystal clear waters of rare clarity or visit picturesque villages. In the 3rd leg of Chalkidiki, lays the Garden of the Virgin Mary or otherwise Athos or most known: Mount Athos. Anyone who has visited the Sanctuary Mountain has definitely won a memorable life experience. Monasteries, nature, religion, monks, sea, mountain, all together, and not only these- compose a scene of incredible beauty and contrasts.