Neos Marmaras (New Marmara) is a village on the Sithonia peninsula, in the Chalkidiki peninsula, Greece. In 2001, Neos Marmaras had 2.854 residents, the summer-time population has been estimated at 20.000. Situated on three shoreline hills, below the two mountains, Itamos and Tragoudeli (the “singing mountain”). The main industries are tourism, agriculture (olives, wine, and honey) and fishing. Neos Marmaras is located 125km from Thessaloniki, and 55km from Poligyro. Most of the residents are originally from Marmara Island, in the Sea of Marmara; and from Parthenona, a small village on the mountain, Itamos.
1st day July 02. Arrival in Neos Marmaras or Sithonia. Check in at the selected hotel. Lunch. Free time for individual activities. Dinner. Overnight.
2nd day – July 03. Breakfast. Press conference at the conference center. A tour around the villages of Sithonia. Lunch. Opening ceremony. Participant groups’ performances. Dinner. Optional night out. Overnight.
3rd day – July 04. Breakfast. Info presentation at the conference room. Visit to Thessaloniki and the Petralona cave. Lunch. Participant groups’ performances. Closing ceremony. Dinner. Optional night out. Overnight.
4th day – July 05. Breakfast. Free time at the beach or optional boat tour. Lunch. Optional night out. Dinner. Overnight.
5th day – July 06. Breakfast. Free time at the beach. Lunch. Optional night out. Dinner. Overnight.
6th day – July 07. Breakfast. Hotel check out and departure. End of services.