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The emerald-green island of Thassos offers fabulous pale sand beaches and lush scenery.

The emerald green isle of Thassos has beaches and scenery to rival those of Skiathos or Corfu, but with far fewer visitors, making it ideal for anyone seeking a holiday in beautiful surroundings with less of the touristic hustle and bustle. Just 12 kms from mainland Greece, the island offers a slower pace of life, ensuring that you will forget all your day to day stresses.

There are many wonderful beaches to choose from on Thassos. Fine beaches are within easy reach at Pefkari, Psili Ammos and Tripiti, whilst other places well worth visiting in the south of the island are the Archangelos Monastery and the pretty fishing hamlets at Maries and Alyki, each with their own small beach. Thassos is a little jewel of an island off the main tourist track, so come and discover this hidden gem for yourself.

Thassos holidays are the perfect tranquil getaway, to escape the crowds and relax on stunning beaches.

Where to Stay in Thassos in Thassos

Galissas Syros, Greece

Golden Beach

Golden Beach is blessed with an immense tract of pale gold sand that shelves gently into the clean, warm waters of the Aegean.



The islands' second largest resort is Limenaria in the south west, a lively village with several restaurants and bars and a couple of discos.



Charming as you like, Pefkari is a compact and captivating resort, sitting pretty among the trees at the edge of a pine forest.

Skala Potamias Thassos, Greece

Skala Potamias

Panagia offers a view across the olive groves, perfect for those who are looking for a quiet resort set in beautiful surroundings.

Skala Prinos

Skala Prinos

Located on the Northwest coast of Thassos lies the major port town of Skala Prinos.

Pachis Beach Near Skala Rachoni, Thassos, Greece

Skala Rachoni

Skala Rachoni is a quiet village and an ideal place for those searching for peaceful and relaxing holidays.

Thassos Town Thassos, Greece

Thassos Town

Thassos Town is the capital of Thassos island, and is also known as Limenas.



Young families tend to enjoy coming here as well due to the excellent facilities and younger crowds.

Best Time to Visit Thassos

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