Car Rental Thassos Island
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Thassos Island is the most northern island in the Aegean. Thassos Island is recommended for cheap holidays especially to the residents of northern Greece. Travellers can travel by rentalThassos Island is the most northern island and a jewel of the Aegean sea. Thassos is recommended for cheap holidays especially to the residents of northern Greece. It offers guests pristine and clean beaches, lush land and rich natural wealth. Essentially circular in shape, it is mountainous and of volcanic origin.The name “Thassos Island” typically refers to the rich landscape of this Island Cape.
Nature lovers, can enjoy wonderful walking trails or even climbing. There is a coastal road (98 km) linking the coastal villages and by following this road, one can tour around the island enjoying unique landscapes. Traveling south-eastwards from Limenas, a two kilometre drive leads to Makriammos (which means “Long Sand”) with a sandy beach, hotels and bungalow complexes. The south-eastern section of the island has old marble quarries and at Archangelos nuns cheerfully indicate where St Luke is said to knelt to pray. At the west part of the island, there is a beautiful valley of the old mountain capital of Theologos. It is said that here are the ruins of a medieval castle and a house where Mehmet Ali had spent part of his youth.
The main port is the city port built on the ancient town of Thassos and therefore has many attractions including the ancient market, the Acropolis, the ancient city wall and several temples. One of the most beautiful places is the old port with its fish restaurants next to the sea.
Thassos Island – Mythology
Something that few people know is that Thassos has been voted as one of the 100 highest archaeologically significant places of the Mediterranean. According to mythology, the island got its name from Thassos, son of Agenor who was a king in Asia. When Zeus abducted Europa, Agenor’s daughter, Thassos searched everywhere for his sister, until he found the island and stayed on it, enchanted by its beauty and gave up his search.
Travellers can travel by rental car to Kavala and then take the ferry to Thassos Island. It takes 1 hour and 20 minutes by boat. But you can also cross from Keramoti where it takes 30 minutes.
Our transfer service offers economic transfers by shuttle, taxi for 1-3 people or mini-bus for 4-8 people, from Thessaloniki Airport to Thasos