Asprovalta is a small town of about 3,000 inhabitants in Greece.
Castle RentinaA strategically important castle dating from the 4th century AD. was built on a hill in a very beautiful landscape. Although it is a large castle and is very close to a busy road, it is not easy to see. The fort of Rentina is reasonably well preserved, as are the impressive remains of a settlement. Due to its strategic location, it has a very varied history with Byzantine, Frankish, Serbian and Turkish lords.
Tower of VrasnaThe ruins of the 15th century tower are located in the courtyard of the church of the village Vrasna.
StageiraBirthplace of Aristotle, the greatest philosopher of antiquity and the teacher of Alexander the Great.The city was built around 655 BC. founded by colonists from Andros. After the Persian Wars,it joined in 424 BC. the Peloponnesian War as an ally of the Spartans against Athens. Later, the city joined the Chalkidian League and was 348 BC. cnquered by King Philip II. Recent excavations show the early-classicistic fortifications preserved in very good condition, several public buildings in the Agora (Classicist Stoa), an archaic sanctuary, the Thesmophorion, private houses from the Classical and Hellenistic period and the city's waterworks
Rentina ValleyIt is a beautiful, densely vegetated valley that starts from the west in the town of Rentina on Lake Volvi and ends in the bay of Strimonikos.
Lakes Volvi & Koronia2 large shallow lakes which are especially appreciated by ornithologists because of the abundance of birds
Beach of Asprovalta-Nea VrasnaThe approximately 11 km long sandy beach begins in the south at the seaside resort of Stavros then Nea Vrasna, Asprovalta, Riviera to Serraiki Akti in the north. The beach is about 200 m wide, so that even in the high season it is never really crowded tight. Areas with beach bars, sun loungers and umbrellas alternate with empty beach sections. All the usual water sports typical in tourist resorts are offered, as well as a large number of restaurants, cafes, bars along the beach
Beaches Logkari-SikiaNorth of Asprovalta are a number of other beautiful, sometimes barely visited beaches in the places Logkari, Akti Neon Kerdilion, Sikia. Because of the good parking facilities, they are popular with motorhome drivers
Beach of Ofriniou-KarianiAbout 30 km towards Kavala is the next big beach holiday area that is especially popular with Greeks from Serres and Bulgarians
Beach of Loutra EleftheronShortly before Loutra Eleftheron is the only nudist beach in the area in about 40 km from Asprovalta
Camping AsprovaltaLarge public campsite with a lot of shade, a bit older but good sanitary facilities
- Kavala: One of the most beautiful cities in Greece and definitely worth a visit as well as the neighbouring archaeological site Philippi and the Isand Thasos
- Pangaion Hills: Mountain area of almost 2000 m altitude with well-known monasteries and mountain villages and the famous archaeological site Amphipolis
- Chalkidiki: one of the main tourist areas of Greece