Fourka is located 105 km away from Thessaloniki and every year it attracts many tourists. The first thing the visitor meets is its beautiful beach the so-called Skala of Fourka. The village of Fourka is situated at a distance of about 2 km. The natural beauties and the history of the village are combined with the modern hotel equipment and the nightlife. It is worth mentioning the friendliness and the traditional hospitality of the habitants, which provide the visitor with the best conditions to have a great holiday.
Fourka does not lack of historical interest. An inscription, which is found in the cemetery’s church of St. Athanasios, takes us back to the Roman years. The Byzantine findings that recently came to light in the ruins of St. Ioannis Temple, as well as the various chapels and houses –that are worthy for their architecture- are sings of the village’s course through the years.
A village full of green. A paradise that is full of pinewoods, olive trees, and every kind of trees and flowers. The sea is crystal blue and it has the “blue flag of Europe”. It is also well combined with the pinewood of the mountain. This fairy world of beauty is concluded with the enchanting sunset. As the sun sets into the sea, red, purple and orange shades decorate the skyline.
Apart from the natural beauty, the visitors are attracted by the excellent tourist organization. The modern establishments offer a pleasant and comfortable stay. Entertainment is very important for the visitor’s satisfaction. Fourka has a great nightlife that satisfies everyone