Greek Hospitality: Kavala and the Green Paradise called Island of Tassos

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.”
Saint Augustine

   

3 DAYS/ 2 NIGHTS

DAY 1

Departure from the hotel early in the morning. Arrival and hotel accommodation in Kavala early in the afternoon. Kavala is one of the most beautiful cities ofNorthern Greece and the most important port inEastern Macedonia. The program includes: Walking tour of the old part of Kavala: Imaret, the Church of the Virgin Mary, the Port, the Monument and the House of the Kavala-born khedive (sultan) and the founder of Modern Egypt - Mohamed Ali Pasha, Kamares aqueduct, Wall of the fortress and etc. We go back to the hotel. Optional dinner in the tavern with bouzouki. Overnight.

DAY 2 Thassos: Limenaria - Limenas - Panagia

Breakfast. Departure for Keramoti from where there is a ferry trip to the Island of Thassos. Scenic tour of the Island of Thassos: Visit to the Monastery of Archangel Michael founded by the Philotheou monastery at Mount Athos and is one of the most beautiful monasteries of Thassos, hung on the rocks “as if it is swinging over the sea”. A part of the True Nail is preserved at the monastery; apart of the nails used to hang Christ on the Cross. The uniqueness and blessing of this value is the reasonfor the great influx of pilgrims. Visit to Panagia - the old capital of the island, tour to the church of the Virgin Mary. Visit to Limenas - the current capital and the largest city of Thassos: the Old Town, the ruins of the ancient central market - the Agora which was the main center of trade and social contacts, the sanctuaries of Artemis and Dionysus, andthe Temple of Athena and theAncient Theater, situated upward the Acropolis Hill. The Ancient Theater was built in the 5th century BC and seated at least 2 000 viewers. Walk in Limenaria, the second largest city in Thassos. Hotel accommodation.Dinner. Overnight.

DAY 3 Thassos

Breakfast. Beach leisure. Noon departure for Bulgaria. Arrival at the hotel late in the evening andaccommodation.   The price includes: