Thassos island is located on the northern side of the Aegean Sea. It is a unique island surrounded by both mountain and sea, which makes a perfect combination of green scenery and crystal-clear blue waters. It is a timeless holiday destination, characterized by endless kilometers of sand and emerald waters as well as amazing historical and archaeological sites.
Thassos is one of the most accessible tourist destinations in Macedonia because of its convenient geographical position. Apart from tourism, the economy of Thassos is based on olive harvesting and the production of olive oil, olives and the production of honey.
It is an ideal choice to travel and go sightseeing around the island by car, so you can live the unforgettable experience of driving through the asphalt road, the unhidden dusty off-roads, paths, always having the view of the endless beaches or the verdant nature.
Limenas is the capital of the island, also known as Thassos and it is located on the north side of the island. Limenas is easily accessible by boat from the port of Keramoti, within a 35 minute journey. With numerous beaches along its coasts, Limenas is the ideal destination for those who seek to combine swimming during the day, and cosmopolitan entertainment during the night.
The village of Potos is situated 45 kilometers away from Limenas and 25 kilometers away from Prinos. This small village is an ideal holiday destination, since it transmits its pulse and aura throughout the whole island. Its narrow streets are ‘’flooded’’ with little shops, cheerful tourists and taverns that offer unique Greek culinary experience.
This village is named after the Virgin Mary, and probably not coincidentally! Panagia is a place blessed with natural beauties, but also with people who know how to honor the meaning of hospitality. One of its insurmountable natural beauties is the cave of Drakotripa. Perennial trees and running spring waters dominate the village square. In other words, Panagia village will offer you endless beautiful experiences!
Where the mountain Ipsarion stands, lies the picturesque village of Potamia. Verdurous land, traditional houses covered with stone and a view that combines mountain and sea. Live a cultural experience in the museum of the sculptor Polygnotos Vagis, where you can admire several of his works. In Skala Potamia you can find one of the most organized and breathtaking beaches on the island, the Golden Beach, and, in combination with the night life, you will collect moments that will make your holidays memorable.
Prinos is ideally located right at the middle of the island and its port is conveniently accessible by boat from Kavala. It is basically the commercial and cultural center of the region that works as a key with the tourist transportation, but it also has tourist appeal, as its sandy beaches and breathtaking sunsets seem to gain more attention. Prinos, together with all the villages that comprise it, the old Kalyvia village, the new village, Skala and the Mikro Kazaviti and Megalo Kazaviti, is one of the most beautiful places in Thassos boasting a host of sites worth a visit.