Thassos' 20 glorious beaches are waiting for you
With stretches upon stretches of golden coastline, it’s no wonder Thassos is a popular destination. And to make it easy for you, it’s only a little more than three hour’s flight time from the UK.
There’s plenty to see and discover in Thassos.Thassos Town is the island’s Capital and is surrounded by wooded mountains, natural landscapes and olive groves. This beautiful harbour town has plenty going for it including fantastic seafood restaurants and local bars. In the summertime there’s several festivals where you can listen to outdoor music, pick up craft souvenirs and try the local produce. There’s also an open air ancient theatre for you to experience classical Greek drama in a whole new way.
Golden Beach is similar in charm and is named after its stunning sand coastline. This area has a multitude of watersport activities available including jetskis, banana boats, windsurfing, parasailing and more.
The best time of year to book your last minute holiday
It’s always a good time to visit the gorgeous island of Thassos, but there are some good tips to keep in mind before you book. If you’re looking for the very best deals eight weeks in advance is where it’s at. Prices tend to drop around that time and it’s a smart move to book them up so you can make the most of your holiday budget.
Thassos is the most northern of the Greek Islands, but even with its temperate climate the summer months can be well above 30°C. For a cooler time to travel check out April to May or September to October. These months still call for shorts and t-shirts but will give you a the freshest air in the evenings as you stroll along the beach.
Other popular holidays in Greece
If you love the idea of booking a last minute deal and are eager for some time in the sun, there’s plenty of stops in Greece to take your fancy. Santorini is one of the most popular hotspots in the islands due to its luxury and star studded hotels as well as its one-of-a-kind volcanic red sand beaches. Or if you’re looking for a relaxing holiday away from the crowds check out Lefkas, this quiet island is ideal for those wanting explore the outdoors through hiking, swimming and bike tours. If your heart is still set on the stunning island of Thassos here are some of our top hotels, ideal for any quick last minute bookings.
For charm and tranquility don't look any further. This boutique hotel boasts a magnificent backdrop of waterfalls and tropical plants. It's also right next to three kilometers of sand at Golden beach for quick access to swimming in warm clear waters and relaxing on the coastline. The interior of this charming hotel is washed in marine blue, so you'll feel apart of the ocean from the very moment you begin your holiday. If you're looking for a bite to eat, the hotel bar is a popular spot for drinks, dinner and nightly music and entertainment.
Experience a fun and memorable holiday at this family friendly hotel. It's a fantastic getaway if you're looking for a chance to bring the whole family together or a group of close knit friends. Nestled between lively Thassos Town and a white sand beach, you'll be right in the middle of all the action. Spend the day lounging on the gorgeous coastline or swimming in the outdoor pool with views of the ocean. If you have children with you they'll love all the activities available for them with no need to book ahead, including a children's pool, playground, play room and kid's club.