On this excursion you have the opportunity to meet the island Thasos in a different way. Surrounded by locals you can enjoy the originality of the island.
In the morning you start from your hotel and drive to the village Prinos, which is located on the west side of the island. Here you have plenty of time to browse the colorful weekly market of the island. Surrounded by locals and "barkers" you expect fruits and vegetables of the season as well as textiles and the fantastic colors of the flower market.
Continue on to the secluded monastery of "Agios Panteleimon" in the mountains. Be named, by the "Holy Panteleimon", a doctor reputed to have miraculous healings. Today, maintains and manages a nun this monastery, she likes to welcomes visitors and tell them the story of the church and the cave in greater detail. Also drink from the refreshing water of the cave, which is said healing effect!
Your next stop is the traditional mountain village Kazaviti with architectural treasures and the idyllic platia (village square), a territorial political curiosity, because a few square meters have remained in the possession of Egypt, the once on behalf of the Ottoman Sultans ruled the island. Here you also have the option to taste local cuisine in a traditional tavern.
After the break, it goes to the coast in the direction of the south to the small fishing village of Scale Maries. With a coffee you can watch local fishermen repairing their nets and enjoy the dreamy life of the islanders.
about 8 hours
Trip by air-conditioned minibus or jeep (depending on number of participants )
experienced English speaking guide
Services not included: