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Skala Sotiros 1
Updated April 9, 2020 2 comments

Skala Sotiros

Skala Sotiros is a small place on the west coast of the island. It has a population of 300 inhabitants. The place is not an attractive tourist destination, but it is developing in recent years. Now the place has about 20 properties, a little sandy, organized, city beach, several taverns...

Activities on Thassos 6
Updated April 29, 2020 2 comments

Activities on Thassos

Besides swimming and sunbathing Thassos can offer a lot of fun, not only during summer but throughout the year.

Water sports are the most popular activities and entertainment during the summer. There is some kind of water sport on all major beaches like Skala Panagia ([Golden...

glyfada beach thassos greece (5)
Updated March 26, 2020 2 comments

Glyfada Beach

Glyfada Beach is located on Thassos, about 3km from Limenas, on the way to Skala Prinos and Potos. Before the turn for the popular La Scala beach, there is a sign for the Glyfada hotel, and this is the road leading to the beach, as the hotel with the same...

porto vathy beach thassos  (1)
Updated March 25, 2020 1 comment

Porto Vathy beach

Porto Vathy beach is located about 7km from Limenas. Follow the road sign for Makryammos beach, and when you arrive at the Makryammos gate, continue to the right, on a dusty road for another 4,5 kilometers, without turning. First you'll arrive at the Marble (Saliara) beach and after about 500m...

Thassos island Greece 2
Updated April 15, 2020 1 comment

Thassos Island

Let's start from the beginning, for those who have never traveled to Thassos, as well as those who are thinking to come again. Thassos is the northernmost island in the Aegean. It is only 7-8km from the coast of eastern Macedonia, exactly 12 nautical miles from Kavala (one hour and...

nisteri beach thassos 1
Updated March 25, 2020 1 comment

Nisteri beach

The beach is located just 1km from Limenas to Skala Prinos. Nisteri is a sandy beach both on the coast and in the water, with a gradual depth and a shoal. There's plenty of trees on the beach, creating a lot of natural shade. It is organized, has a shower...

waterfalls in kastro limenaria thassos  (3)
Updated April 30, 2020 1 comment

Waterfalls in Kastro

Kastro is 16km from Limenaria. The road to Kastro is new and asphalted in 2015. During the summer in the village is open one tavern, so it has become almost a tradition to get to it in order to get instructions for going to the waterfall. The owner of...

monastery of st arhangel mihail and holy water alyki thassos  (2)

Monastery of Saint Archangel Michail is located 15km far from Potos, on the cliff, which has a fantastic view of the sea and Athos. This monastery was very important for the history of Thassos and it is still today. The monastery is important primarily because of the holy nail of...

Updated April 16, 2020 1 comment

Thassos climate

The climate in Thassos is healthy and balanced, as Hippocrates himself, the founder of medicine as a science and the most famous Greek physician, wrote during his three-year stay on the island at the end of the 5th century BC. Due to its northern position, tropical temperatures as in some...

santa anna beach 14
Updated March 24, 2020 1 comment

Santa Anna Beach

Santa Anna Beach is located 4km from Potos to Astris and Psili Ammos, and just one kilometer after Roso Gremos and Notos beach. The beach is not visible from the highway, but you will recognize it when you see the extension by the road, on the right side of the highway...