History of Island
Thasos, located just 7nm from Keramoti, is a green paradise with beautiful landscapes and sandy beaches. Ferries are departing from Keramoti port every half an hour.
Thasos or “Emerald Island” as it is most known, is famous for its rich vegetation and lush forests that make the island a popular destination. The history of the island begins in the 7th century BC when the first citizens arrived from Paros island following a prophecy from Pythia, Delphi by Telesiclis. To protect their great city, the Thassians built one of the largest navies in the Aegean.
Thasos is having some of the clearest and cleanest waters in the Aegean is the perfect place for scuba diving. Explore these waters with diving masks and air tanks and discover the natural treasures that are hidden underneath the surface.
Things to do in Thasos
Activities in Thasos
It is for sure that if you come once, you shall visit the island again because it will not be enough to visit and view all beaches or archaeological sightseeing.
So while windsurfing is commonly off the menu, the ensured inlets on the south coast couldn’t be better for kayaking, swimming, and stand-up paddleboarding.
Thasos likewise has three dive communities (Vasiliadis, Popeye, and Diver to Diver). In case you’re as of now ensured, these orchestrate outings to submerged caves, areas with delicate flows for float plunges, and a site where amphorae from an old wreck are flung on the seabed.