Thassos is one of the most beautiful islands of the Aegean that combines the green of pine and olive trees with the blue of sea and unique sandy beaches. Since ancient times was a place where the arts and letters flourished. Dionysus the god of joy and wine was worshiped in the Island that is full of ancient monuments.
In recent decades tourism has given a unique touch to the island that become a favorite holiday destination without distorting its natural beauty and hospitality.
Giola is a natural pool made of rock with green blue water. Formed through centuries by the sea waves that curved the rocks. The water are warmer than in the sea and have a depth of about three meters. The legend says that the pool was created by Jupiter as a pool for Venus.
Limenas (Thassos) is the capital of the island and the first view of the visitor from Keramoti. Limenas along with Limenaria in Southern Section is the center of the nightlife of the island. The sidewalk (10th of October) is full of shops, folk art and restaurants. Most bars are located to the east after the old port. The visitor should visit Old Port, Kalogeriko (cultural center), the Archaeological Museum, the ancient Acropolis and the ancient Theater.