Ouranoupoli is considered one of the most important resorts in northern Halkidiki. During the summer months, cruises from the village harbor on the west side of Athos can be seen every day, where you can see (from cruise boat) what monasteries are there. It can still enjoy the sea on its beautiful and clean shores or take a sea view on the opposite islands Drenia. For those who love nature there are plenty of walking paths in the nearby olive and pine hills. They also have the opportunity to visit the "Serbian" area on the northern side of the peninsula or the "Zygou Monastery" just 2 km from the village. The village can visit the Byzantine tower in a wing of which there is an exhibition of Byzantine antiquities and icons.
In some folk art shops there are the famous carpets with Byzantine designs and goat hair carpets as well as examples of Byzantine hagiography or jewels made with natural raw materials. It can also provide organic products such as olive oil, wine, honey, tsipouro, oregano, various teas and more. In the evenings in the taverns you can taste the fresh fish of the Sigtigos and enjoy carefree moments in the various places of pleasure and if you are lucky you can also live cultural events that take place on the full moons of August.
The locals call it "Gaidouronisia" and it is a small island complex two miles from Ouranoupoli and Ammouliani. You can go your own boat or rent a boat from Ouranoupoli or from Kambod. You can also take the boats that make the itinerary daily, from the stairs of Ouranoupoli (in front of Pyrgos), starting from 10 am until 6 pm per