The east side of Paleochora features a lovely promenade with unobstructed views as well as the jetty where the ferries anchor at its west end.

At the eastern end of the promenade there is the pebbly beach of Chalikia (ie Pebbles).
Chalikia or Halikia is another ideal beach for those who prefer to walk, fully organised, with many restaurants and cafes a stone’s throw away.
The waters are deep and refreshing, making this pebbly central beach of Paleochora another must visit beach on hot days!


Umbrellas and sunbeds, showers, cafe, snack, restaurants, fish taverns, accommodation.

How to get to Chalikia

Chalikia beach is just a 5 minute walk from the centre of Paleochora.

  • Access By Car/bus/foot
  • Beach Type Pebbles
  • Depth Normal
  • Temperature Normal
  • Organised Yes
  • Crowded Normal
  • Natural Shade Little
  • Windy Often
  • Family-friendly Yes
  • Blue Flag Yes