23.05.2020 | Greece ranked second – after Spain in first place – among 47 countries with 497 of its beaches receiving the Blue Flag label. As in 2019, most of Greece’s Blue Flags (94) are beaches in Halkidiki, as shown on the image. For more details of the beaches visit Blueflag’s official website.
It should be noted that this year, amongst all the countries participating in the program, Greece made up 13% of the total number of beaches awarded by the program this year.
The Blue Flag Program is a world-renowned eco-label trusted by millions around the globe and is operated under the auspices of the Foundation for Environmental Education, headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark.