Its distance is 120 km from Thessaloniki and 50 km from Polygyro.
It has restaurants, hotels, camping, rooms for rent, telephone, harbor.
Vourvourou is a seasonal settlement and legally belongs to Ag. Nikolao. Its history is known from the 10th century ac. There existed a small monastery, the monastery of Ieromnimon, which was given together with the area to the new monastery, monastery of Xenophondos of Agiou Oros. The area was at that time called