Experience the beauty and diversity of this picturesque little island on some very special trips.
DAILY MOUNTAIN BIKE TRIP TO MARIES LAKE-KASTRO-WATERFALLS-SPRINGS OF AGIA VASILIKI (THEOLOGOS):
The trip start early in the morning by from the lake of Maries. Bikes are ready and the cycling start with the climb to Kastro (7-8 km).In Kastro visitors have a short stop to visit the church of Ag.Athanasios and a refreshing drink to the old Taverna of Kostas. Short break folloes to the watefalls for pictures.After or 8 km next stop to the springs of Ag.Vasiliki in Theologos for a traditional bio snack at Neromylos place. The rest trip is a recovery downhill on asphalt road to Potos. From there the organizer will bring customers back to their hotel with a track! The trip is going through old country roads and amazing singeltracks in the fields of Kastro. The total duration: 4-5 hours. Total riding km: 32 (10km on the asphalt downhilling,22km on country roads and singeltracks).
THEOOGOS - YPSARION PEAK - LIMENARIA
This amazing Trekking day starts from the village of Theologos.Visitors will uphilling an old stony path who will lead to a cedar wood forest and in the first peak of Kamenos Vrachos(1106m).From there visitors hike across the edge of a cliff many peaks till they reach the highest of Ypsarion(1204m).Short break for pictures and snacks and then follow a very old path to Limenaria hiking through old woodsheds and beautifull high fields and forest to meet the main country road to Limenaria.
Level of Dificulity: High, Distance: 16km, Time needed: 7-8 hours
Following the signs from the old port will take you to the hill above the port, the Ancient City of Thassos, dating
to 700 BC Initially you will see the ruins of the Agora, the erstwhile cultural and commercial center. From there,
through a small paved, you will arrive at the Ancient Theater of the 5th century. B.C. A little further north stands
the Acropolis with the ruins of the temples of Apollo and Athena. Finally, visit the nearby archaeological museum
that houses interesting exhibits.
MOUNTAIN VILLAGES - MOUNTAIN BEUTY
SMALL & BIG KAZAVITI , on the west side of Thassos, the Small and Big Kazaviti, with stone houses with wooden balconies. The main square with trees, cafes and taverns, local delicacies create an ideal setting for 'mountain' holiday lovers.
THEOLOGOS is the oldest and most traditional mountain village of Thassos. Its is located 55 km. South of Limenas. Taverns that are famous for their delicious lamb, mansions -as that of Xatzigiorgi converted into folklore Museum- and lovely tiled roofs make Theologos a special place.
The Monastery of the Archangel Michael is the biggest and the best known of Thassos. Built on the edge of a cliff to the south of the island, offers excellent views of the Aegean Sea. In this store one piece of Holy Nail, one of the studs with Christ was crucified. In the village of Panagia, do not miss the church with pictures of 14th-17th century. and asprokokkino banner of Richard the Lionheart since the Crusades.