Nikiti is a town and capital of the municipality of Sithonia. It is 105 km away from Thessaloniki and 36 km from the capital of the Prefecture of Chalkidiki, Polygyros. The main occupation of the residents is tourism, olive oil production and beekeeping (Halkidiki is the center of beekeeping in Greece). In the town there are many services of the Municipality. From the point of view of schools, in Nikiti there is kindergarten, elementary school, high school and lyceum. The Cultural Association of young people, with the name "O Sithon", is actively involved in culture. In Kastri, a prehistoric settlement has been found.