Exciting Thassos Excursions
Thriving to ensure a truly memorable stay for all of their guests, Villa Chateau Byblos and Byblos Mare Villa can arrange a wide variety of Thassos excursions to the island’s most exquisite locations. Visitors are invited to set off for an exclusive visit to the ancient settlement of Agios Georgios where Mohamed Ali, the king of Egypt was nurtured during his early days. Visitors can enjoy a relaxing picnic at the yard of this small ancient home with the handmade stove still standing to the day, head for a walk amidst nature and hike in the mountainous countryside of Thassos under the shade of the huge century old trees.
Thassos Excursions through History
Just a few kilometers away, at the foot of the mountain, travelers can visit the traditional village of Kazaviti that has survived through the ages from pirate attacks and it’s definitely worth exploring. Kazaviti is a protected traditional heritage village with charming local architecture renowned for its picturesque tavernas and authentic local dishes. Also worth exploring is the archaeological museum where visitors can see the original marble inscription of the 1st law ever written for wine trade, as well as the famous amphorae for its transfer.
Leisure Luxury Holidays in Thassos
Regarded as two of the finest Thassos holiday rentals, Villa Chateau Byblos and Byblos Mare Villa offer a great variety of leisure activities for the most enjoyable luxury holidays in Thassos. Conveniently surrounded by the most exquisite nature paths, the villas welcome guests to follow the trails through the verdant landscape on foot or on a bike that they can borrow from the premises. Jogging to the nearly situated beach of Skala Prinou is also a good way to exercise in the morning while at the same time enjoying the splendid scenery. In case of an emergency, the nearest Health Center also lies only 1 km away from the villas. Overall, Villa Chateau Byblos and Byblos Mare Villa offer the perfect base for island excursions, thrilling expeditions and incomparable Thassos holidays.
Our daily charter includes sailing towards the south-eastern coast of the island.
Sailing in Thassos
Here you will have free time to enjoy the location’s turquoise waters.
Our day trips start and finish from Potos or Limenaria located in the southern part of the island, leaving at 10:00am and returning at 18:00pm. Our regular excursion includes our own brand new sailing boat (HANSE 385) with an experienced skipper and co-skipper. All fuel and taxes, drinks (coffee, wine, juice and soft drinks) are included in the price. While you are swimming, sunbathing or simply relaxing, we will prepare your meal. This comes as option of either an appetizer and main course with Greek salad or a traditional meze accompanied with Ouzo. Of course, you can always taste the famous wine of Thassos. The transfer to and from the port is not included but can easily be arranged. Please let us know in advance if you have any specific requirements.
- Experienced skipper & co-skipper
- Both beach and bathroom towels will be provided
- 3 double bedroom cabins with all linen provided (for overnight stays on-board)
- Third party liability insurance
Chartered cruises for special occasions can be arranged on request