Thassos - comprehensive tourist guide

    view from rachoni to agios georgios

    The village Rachoni is located 4km from the coast and about 17km from the capital city Limenas. It is an old village and the part of it belongs to Mount Athos. The legend says that the people settled here next to the river after one blind Bulgarian woman swam in...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    The map of Thassos

    Very useful chart with the distances between places. To check out accommodation offers on Thassos click HERE....

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    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 Christ's...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Island Beach Bar

    Island Beach Bar is one of the best beach bars in Limenas. It is located outside the main port so the sea view is nice with boats that are passing around. The food is always fresh, and there is a wide choice of refreshing alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. The bar has...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Platana Beach Bar

    Well hidden in the greenery of pines from the seaside scenery, the Platana beach really plays with your senses. It attracts visitors with a peaceful and pleasant place. Both the pine-trees that stretch to the salty sea and the fresh and shallow water give a unique, special look to Platana beach. The...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Astrida beach

    Astrida beach is a small bay at the entrance of the place Astris (coming from Potos direction). The beach is sandy on the shore while in the water there are parts with rocks and parts with sand. You can get free umbrellas and sunbeds if you order something from a nice...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    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 the...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Petsas tavern - authentic Greek

    Since we are on Thassos for years we are still discovering interesting and wonderful places, restaurants, beaches. One evening in July, we were invited to dinner at Petsas tavern in the Maries village. We drove about fifteen to twenty minutes from Potos. The village is small, on a hill without tourist...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Thassos Ferry

    Ferries to Thassos go from two coastal places: Kavala and Keramoti. From Kavala, it is possible to take the ferry to Skala Prinos and from Keramoti to Limenas. The Kavala - Skala Prinos route takes 75 minutes, and the Keramoti - Limenas route only 35 minutes. Among tourists more popular line...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Auto-gas station located 20km from Kavala

    So far on the road from Thessaloniki to Kavala and on the island Thassos there are no auto-gas stations. For this reason you will find useful the information that there is one 20km from Kavala, on the way to Drama. On this link you will find the interactive Google map with...

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