Thassos, the paradise island with the emerald beaches
In Thassos you will experience unique moments of adventure and relax. In this island everything coexists in perfect harmony. Countless sandy beaches with crystal clear waters to enjoy your dives, organized beaches with a variety of water sports for the more adventurous moments. The island where nature was very generous with its impressive waterfalls, dense forests, and picturesque villages.
The island is an ideal destination for those who love hiking as it has countless trails for aspiring walkers and beautiful mountain landscapes, while for history lovers, Archeological sites stand there, haughty over the years, ready to explore
Let your steps lead you to the beautiful mountain village of Theologos to admire the view from above and just before the return make a stop at the monastery of Archangel Michael for a little uplift, for a feeling of peace that you will never forget.
Do not forget to visit the imposing Giola, this unique natural attraction, framed by 8m high rocks, a swimming pool in the sea with green waters. For those who dare to swim in its waters, the experience will be unforgettable.
Enjoy flavours and aromas in Thassos
Thassos produces Olive Oil of excellent quality. You can enjoy fresh fish and skewers with local meat. The best places to eat on the island are in the mountain villages of Theologos, Panagia and Kazaviti (Prinos). Relax in the cafes of Skala Marion and of course before leaving Thassos remember to get the delicious honey, sweet Walnut and oregano.
Best time to visit Thassos
Hospitable and charming from spring to autumn. In summer it attracts visitors with its turquoise beaches and picturesque fishing villages, but as soon as the first autumn rains fall, the forests awaken and the opportunities for tours in the mountainous hinterland are limitless.
How to use transportation in Thassos
Port transfer options
Thassos does not have an airport and it is serviced by Thessaloniki and Kavala
Both provide easy and fast access to the ferries, via the Egnatia Highway and the well-organized provincial network so you can get to your destination quite quickly and easily.
The choice of arrival airport (Thessaloniki or Kavala) depends to the flights from your destination.
Public Transport Buses and Taxis are available on the island
We do recommend a Car Rental in order to enjoy the island.