Nea Peramos is a small town of 2500 inhabitants, located 18km before Kavala seen from Thessaloniki. From the Nea Peramos you can catch a great view of the island of Thassos and the Mt. Athos, so this place is a great point to visit interesting places and beaches in the area.
Residents of Nea Peramos are mostly refugees from Asia Minor. Turks in 1915. in order to clean the Turkey of Hellenism, set on fire Greek village Peramos. Shortly after this, agreement was signed on the exchange of population between Greece and Turkey. The first refugees arrived at current place of Nea Peramos 1923rd, and already in 1928th municipality of Nea Peramos was established and has began to grow rapidly.
Otherwise, Nea Peramos history dates back to the 7th century BC, when they moved to the hill Tasićani ISIM in Nea Péramos to exploit gold ore from the mountain Pangea . There are still remnants of the old city where they lived on a hill Tasićani ISIM and can be visited .
In the western part of Nea Peramos, on a small hill, are the remains of a Byzantine castle and the town Anaktropoli, which Emperor Dusan conquered, and in the second world war the Bulgarians. From this hill you can get a very nice view of the famous beach Amolofi, and the Nea Peramos and former Greek navy port.
Nea Peramos is a typical Greek resort with a sandy beach stretching for hundreds of meters. The beach is generally narrow, with the sand and a gradual depth, mostly organized. Along the beach there is a beautiful promenade with lots of greenery, beautiful gardens and bars, parks and greenery. Since the city is not much tourist oriented and exploited it provides the opportunity for a peaceful holiday without too many tourists and crowds. In the town there are many shops, restaurants, taverns, fast food restaurants, cafeterias, bakeries, supermarkets, a pastime for children, in a word, everything you need for a peaceful and carefree holiday.
The village does not have a large number of hotels and villas for rent.
Inhabitants, among other things, are engaged in farming and in Nea Peramos you can buy excellent local wine and olive oil.
What is, according to many, the greatest advantage of Nea Peramos is vicinity to the beach Amolofi which is located just over one kilometer away. It is one of the most beautiful beaches in Greek Macedonia, 3km long, sandy, with fine golden sand like flour. The beach is wide and in places more than 50 meters. It consists of three parts in which there are situated discreetly modern bars with a large number of sunbeds and umbrellas and a large covered, free parking. On the beach you can also bring your sunbeds and umbrellas and towels. The beach is usually a long shallows, ideal for families with small children, but it is long enough that everyone can find a part that suits him the most, depending on whether you want shallow or deeper swimming. This beach is the real paradise for children because of sand dunes.
On the beach there are organized water sports, volleyball net on the sand, toys for children, discreet music depending on the bar...
Fine sand combined with crystal clear water and its turquoise color looks very exotic. Every year thousands of people visit this beach, and despite the large number of visitors it is not crowded because it is really very long and wide. If you want less crowds, it is best to go on first half of Amolofi beach, which is close to Nea Peramos.
Since 2006. beach is holder of the Blue Flag for clean water and purity. Sunbeds and umbrellas are free if you order drink in some of the beach bars. If the weather conditions are favorable, the beach offers a beautiful view of the blue Aegean Sea, and on the island of Thassos and the peninsula of Athos.
Between Amolofi beach and Nea Peramos, is a peninsula Vrasida which has a lot of smaller wild coves interesting for diving. Coves are mostly rocky except one that has fine sand and a lot of campers.