Things to Do in Thassos Island, Greece

Thassos is a wonderful island in the north of Greece, just a short ferry ride from the city of Kavala, and an even shorter one (just half an hour) from Keramoti. It’s extremely easy to reach and delivers a great island experience.

Thassos is known for its lush, green landscape and its truly marvellous beaches – more than enough reason to visit. But Thassos also has a rich history and a unique archaeological site.

Thassos’ natural splendour is more than skin deep, and it’s directly tied to its history. Its gold mines attracted the Phoenicians, who colonized the island. Later, it was another source of mineral wealth that Thassos became known for.

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