LOCATION: in the north-west of the island, in a quiet area, approx. 900 m from the centre of SKALA PRINOS with taverns, restaurants, market and port, from where ferries to Kavala leave, approx. 43 km from the airport in Kavala (coach and ferry transport); bus stop approx. 900 m from the hotel.
BEACH: 2 public beaches, sand and shingle, gently shelving beach: approx. 100 m from the hotel and approx. 250 m from the hotel; umbrellas and sunbeds payable (approx. 4 EUR/day).
HOTEL: two-star, well-maintained, good standard, renovated in 2004, 13 rooms and 10 apartments, 2 buildings, 2 elevators, lobby, reception, breakfast room, pool bar; free wireless Internet by the bar; credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard.
ROOM:standard: 2-person, approx. 15 m2, individually controlled air-conditioning (5 EUR/day), bathroom (shower, wc; hairdryer), Internet connection (approx. 2 EUR/h), satellite TV, extra charges: mini-bar, safety deposit box (approx. 2 EUR/day); free cot for children up to 2 years old on order before arrival; balcony (table and chairs).
APARTMENT:for 2-4 people, approx. 33 m2, well-maintained, individually controlled air-conditioning (5 EUR/day), bathroom (shower, wc; hairdryer), living room with equipped kitchen annex and sleeping places, bedroom; satellite TV, telephone, fridge; extra charges: safety deposit box (approx. 2 EUR/day); free cot for children up to 2 years old on order before arrival; balcony (table and chairs); apartment at a charge.
SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT: swimming pool, sweet water, area: approx. 100 m², depth 0.8-2.5 m, separated section for children, umbrellas and sunbeds available by the pool free of charge; table tennis; playground for children; extra charges: pool table (approx. 2 EUR/h), gym (approx. 5 EUR/day), sauna (approx. 10 EUR/30 min).
CONTACT: 0030/2593071650, www.kazaviti.gr
Times of serving meals and the functioning of certain hotel infrastructure elements may be subject to minor changes due to the season, weather conditions, Guests' requests or force majeure, which the hotel management will not have an influence on.
Pilot: tourists are looked after by a Polish resident, whose tasks include help upon arrival, departure and stay, as well as registration for local trips.
Flight duration: Poland-Kavala – approx. 2 h.
Transfer: airport-Keramoti – approx. 15 min; Keramoti-Limenas (ferry) – 40 min, then hotel.
Local time: GMT + 1h
Language: Modern Greek; communication in English and German also possible.
Capital city: Limenas (Thassos).
Voltage: 220 V.
Currency: euro (EUR).
Prices in the hotel and restaurant: lunch – from 10 EUR, water – approx. 2 EUR, beer – approx. 3 EUR, wine – approx. 4 EUR; up to half the price in shops.
Transport: KTEL line buses go to every town in Thassos, ticket price from 3 EUR.
Beaches: free entry; beach service (2 sunbeds + umbrella) – approx. 6 EUR/day.
Thassos online: www.thassos-island.com.
Local trips: organised by local tourist agencies on terms specified by them. There is a possibility, that if there are too few participants, a trip may be cancelled.
Called the Emerald Island and Green Diamond of the Aegean Sea captivates with all the shades of blue and green. Gentle green hills covered with pine forests descend scenically into the cobalt blue sea, the silver olive groves for centuries have been providing olive oil, sweets dipped in fragrant honey tempt.People still live here according to traditional Greek customs, without a hurry, enjoying every moment.
Thassos is the most northern island of Greece. It lies only 12 km south of the coast of Macedonia. The island is small, it has a little more than 100 km in circumference and impresses with its diversity. You might want to rent a car, because bus transport is focused on the road around the island, rarely reaching areas in the inland of the picturesque Greek villages. In the central part of the island the mountains rise with Ipsarion peak approx. 1204 m above sea level, which you can reach on foot or by Jeep. The beautiful beaches of the island are easily accessible thanks to the good road networks, and even during a short holiday you can see those most famous and the little ones hidden in wild coves.
The most famous beaches, like Golden Beach, Paradise, Tripiti, Psili Ammos, gently descend into the sea and are ideal for a family holiday. It is also worth visiting the small villages deep into the island, where time stopped a long time ago. In such places there is usually one tavern on the central square, a chapel, older men sitting in front of houses observing the surroundings, and cats wander around lazily in search of shade. The capital of the island is Limenas, here are picturesque streets and a seaside boardwalk, taverns open until late, an interesting Archaeological Museum and excavations sites of ancient Thassos. Popular towns are also the vibrant Limenaria and Potos with scenic views and bustling taverns.
Around the island of Thassos - a perfect opportunity to get to know the most interesting areas of the island in one day. The programme includes a visit to the island - Limenas and picturesque mountain villages famous for the production of local products. It is a trip to places where the wonderful nature of Thassos is in harmony with the unique historical monuments - the picturesque Aliki, the famous Monastery of Archangel Michael - where the most valuable relic of the island is stored - the nail with which Jesus Christ's right hand was nailed to the cross. There is also time to relax on one of the most beautiful beaches on the island, where there will be time for swimming and a traditional Greek lunch. Day trip, entry to the Archaeological Museum additionally payable: 2 EUR. Price – approx. 30 EUR.
Boat cruise - beaches and beautiful bays inaccessible from the mainland - day cruise along the southern coast of Thassos Island, together with a light breakfast and delicious barbecue lunch included in the price! In the programme, among others: fishing, swimming, diving and sunbathing. A truly leisurely day full of sun, relaxation and great fun. Price - approx. 36 EUR (includes breakfast and light lunch with drinks: juices and wine). Transport to the port additionally payable: 4 EUR (does not include hotels from Limenaria and Potos).
Jeep Safari - an opportunity to go on a drive in a 4x4 Jeep with an experienced driver or test your skills in the mountainous wilderness. In the programme: the highest peak on the island - Ipsarion (1204 m above sea level), where you can see Thassos from a bird's eye view - if the weather is favourable you can see the entire island! An opportunity to get to know the lesser-known, even wild part of the island and communing with the incredible nature. On the way there are many vantage points, a visit to the "ghost village" - Kastro, a stop by the lake in Maries situated deeper in on the island, as well as tasting local specialties. Trip with English-, Germany- or Russian-speaking tour guide. Price – approx. 55 EUR (lunch additionally payable: 8 EUR).
Magical Macedonia - a real trip back in time and visit to the ruins of the ancient city, which remembers the power of Philip of Macedon, father of Alexander the Great. It is also a journey to the roots of Christianity, because it is here that St. Paul converted, here the first European was baptised - Lidia. Afternoon relaxation is planned in Kavali, also called the Greek Monte Carlo. This is one of the most beautiful cities in northern Greece, built in terraced form on the slope of a hill, with a beautiful view of the sea and the island of Thassos. On the streets history mixes with modernity: there are narrow, cobbled streets, traditional houses, museums and churches, shops, restaurants and a modern port. Price: approx. 50 EUR (includes ferry tickets; does not include entry tickets to visited sites: approx. 3 EUR).
Local excursions are organized by local travel agencies under the conditions fixed by them. It's possible to disorganize trips due to low number of applicants.