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Updated April 27, 2020 12 comments

Boat Trip on Thassos

The boat cruise is a very popular way to learn more about Thassos. Boats that take a maximum of 60 people depart from Limenaria and Potos around 9am and the arrival is around 5pm. You will have fun during the cruise, see Giola (natural pool carved into the rocks), monastery, Aliki...

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Take some time for Palataki and Metalia beach

Palataki is a symbol of Limenaria. The building that looks like an old castle was actually an administrative building of the German company Speidel who exploited iron ore from Thassos during World War II. It was built in 1903. and German company withdrew 1963. The building is currently being...

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Nikiti city beach

Town Beach in Nikiti is about 3 km long. It is divided into two parts by amarina.It is a beach that is mostly sandy with a gradual depth. The beach is very long and we are sure that everyone can find a perfect spotfor themselves.Part of the beach which is...

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Toroni

Toroni is a town in the south-west of Sithonia which dates back to antique times. During its history it had been reigned interchangeably by several kingdoms, from Persians to Greeks, and then by Byzantium and Turks, and it was reigned again by Greece at the beginning of 20th century....

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Sykia

Sykia is one of the oldest villages on Sithonia, and certainly the biggest one. The settlers of this village are known for their unbreakable spirit and distinct mentality. Maybe this is the reason why they were some of the main participants of the uprising against the Turks in the...

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Neos Marmaras

Neos Marmaras is located in the  middle of the western side od Sithonia, 767km away from Belgrade. Nicely spreading over 3 surrounding hills it is the center of all events on Sithonia, so everyone can find something appealing to them, whether it be fun, gastronomy, luxury, beaches... Neos Marmaras was...

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Metamorfosi

Metamorfosi is a small place at the beginning (western entrance) of Sithonia, with about 500 inhabitants. It is characteristic of a dense pine forest that extends over the coast, and sometimes up to 300m into the interior of the peninsula. Given that the place is small and ideal for...

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Nikiti

Nikiti is located at the very beginning of Sithonia, and it is the first place that can be seen after Thessaloniki (100 km away). About 3000 citizens live there throughout a year.
This place a very long history, it had been completely destroyed several times firstly by...

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Porto Koufo

Porto Koufo is a small, fishing place perfect for real relaxation and enjoying in peace. The place is only 2km away from the bigger place Toroni and has got the biggest natural harbour in Greece, as long as 1,5km. Porto Koufo means “the deaf harbor” when translated because it...

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Vourvourou

Vourvourou is located on the eastern coast of Sithonia, and it is 120km away from Thessaloniki and 50km from Polygyros. From the Nikiti it is 10km away, whereas from well-known places Sarti and Neos Marmaras is as equally distant (30km). This is a place that stretches many kilometers along...

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