Vourvourou is one of the most popular resorts in Halkidiki. Vourvourou is located on the east coast of the peninsula Sithonia, 50 kilometers (31 mi) from Polygyros and 100 kilometers (62 mi) from Thessaloniki.

One hundred fifty permanent inhabitants live in the village, but in summer thousands of tourists flock to the area. Near the village are several beautiful beaches such as Livari, Galini, Fteroti, Karagatsi and Karydi. Other beaches are beach Lakara and beach Zografou.

In this area there are several campsites, making Vourvourou a favorite of campers. Opposite Vourvourou are nine small islands that complete the beautiful picture – The islands of Diaporo, Prasonisi, Ambelitsi, Peristeri, Agios Isidoros, Kalogria and Kalamonisia. These islands can be visited by boat.