All 10 Thassos Sightseeing
Here are all the Thassos sightseeing that we suggest. Have a look on various attractions that you can see during your visit in Thassos, such as churches, monasteries, museums, castles and other sights.
All sightseeing in Thassos
This interesting museum is located in the capital of Thassos, the town of Limenas. It displays various findings from Ancient Agora and other excavation sites on Thassos, such as potteries, statues, terracotta figurines, jewelry and others.
The sanctuary is actually a man-made cave. It is believed that it used to be a worshipping place dedicated to Pan, a satyr with skills at playing music.
The church of Agia Paraskevi, situated in Theologos, is among the oldest on Thassos. Made of stone and tiles, this church hosts a unique icon of Virgin Mary. The icon is made of wax and mastic and it is considered a work of Apostle Luke.
The Dragon Cave is also called Drakotrypa. The cave is full of stalactites and stalagmites. In fact, it was named after a stalactite that has the shape of a dragon.
This museum is located in the second biggest town of Thassos, Limenaria. It exhibits utensils of daily use, tools, traditional costumes, photos, ceramics and more.
This small museum is located in the village of Potamia, next to the church. It is dedicated to the sculptor Polygnotos Vagis, who was born in Potamia, emigrated in America and became an established artist. The museum displays realistic and abstract works of the sculptor.
Ancient Agora includes the remains of the ancient town of Thassos. There are the ruins of temples and sanctuaries, an odeum, a theatre and the Acropolis. It is located on a hill above Limenas.
This museum is situated in a two-storey traditional building in the heart of Theologos. The first floor shows objects related to industries and traditional professions and the second floor is a reconstruction of a traditional house in Thassos.
This is where the fleet of the island used to moor in the ancient times. Today it is a picturesque neighbourhood to stroll around and to have your coffee by the sea.
This is an old monastery with interesting architecure, located on a hill above Livadi. It has been built on top of a cliff and the view from up there is captivating.
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