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Potamia is one of the most beautiful villages of the island. Built where the tallest mountain on Thassos cast its shadow, offers a beautiful green landscape with lush vegetation. The lovers of climbing will definitely find an ideal path to the lush green mountains and leads to the conquest of the highest peak named Ypsario (1203m). One of the most important sights of the village is the museum of the famous sculptor Polygnotos Vagi which was created in honor of the place of his origin.
Two to three kilometers away from Potamia is Skala Potamia that constitutes the seaside village. Surrounded by beautiful beaches and light blue sea attracts thousands of tourists every summer. The gulf of Skala Potamia is one of the most beautiful of the island because of its unique combination of sea and vegetation, which in many places reaches the shore.
The beach lies in a distance of about 200m and you may find sun beds and umbrellas for rent, as well as numerous water sports for those who love adventure.
At the small port of Skala Potamia the visitor will have the chance to admire the imposing building of Tarsanas which was built by Mount Athos monks. The area is ideal for small promenades during the hot summer nights as the sea breeze will be so refreshing at the end of the day.
The beauty of Thassos is definitely a great opportunity for a memorable holiday and a chance to enjoy nature and sea. Do not omit to visit Limenas which is the capital of the island and the other villages around the island that will pleasantly surprise you at every point of passing through, Panagia, Rachoni, Prinos, Kazaviti, Sotiros, Kallirachi, Maries, Limenaria, Kastro, Potos, Theologos, Astris, Aliki and Koinira.