Kalives Sithonia

Kalyves is a seaside village located on the corner of Toroneos gulf between Gerakini and ancient Olynthos.

With a population of 1000 inhabitants, which is growing rapidly during the summer due to tourists.

The main work of the inhabitants is the production of green olives of Halkidiki ("fatty olive" as the Greeks called it), which is the main source of income.

In this area, is the ancient city of Mikiverna, which was independent and a port of ancient Olynthos, like the prehistoric area of ​​Molyopyrgos.

The area got its name from the huts built by people from Polygyros, in order to work on their lands as traditional olive trees have existed for centuries.

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