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Photo tour:
Xanthi

Eastern Macedonia consists of the prefectures of Drama, Evros, Thassos, Kavala, Xanthi, Rodopi. The area has a variety of archaeological monuments, museums, monasteries etc.

In Drama, visit town of Drama, with mansions, Byzantine walls, park statues, museum, many religious muslim and orthodox monuments, forests and rivers in the area. Don't miss the ancient city of Philippi with the sanctuary of Dionysus as well as the cave Maara with the impressive stalactites.

In Evros,the capital city of Alexandroupolis, is a city of modern architecture, with a municipal park, the Lighthouse Beach and the Archeological museum. Evros Delta is the home of many rare birds, while next in Feres village see the aqueducts, the river with the bridge and miniature Byzantine church of Hagia Sophia. Visit the sanctuary of ancient Thrace, the Avas village with its old fortifications, in Trainaoupolis visit the ancient city, the hot springs. In Didimotihon see the old prisons, the Ottoman baths, the old fortress of Petra as well as many other sights.

In Thassos, Thassos city is the capital, with traditional buildings, the walls of the ancient city, the ancient town gates, the ancient theater, the Temple of Hercules, Dionysus, Pan and Neptune, the Roman artefacts and the remarkable archaeological museum. Also visit Drakotrypa cave with stalactites and the Limenas town with the castle ruins, the European-style building Palataki the beaches and the dense forests.

In Kavala, with the capital city of Kavala you can see the harbor, beaches, impressive medieval castle, the Imaret mosque, the house of Mehmet Ali, the arches and the beach and resort Eleftheroupoli. Also, the archaeological site of Philippi has many ancient buildings, the citadel, the Egyptian temple, the ancient theater and many other similar attractions.

Xanthi, with the capital city of Xanthi, which has a substantial and well-preserved old town with old mansions, a Byzantine fortress, the old market and the Folklore Museum. Porto Lagos is a small village beside the lake Vistonida, lots of forests and unspoiled natural beauty. In ancient Avdira you can see the ancient city, home of Democritus, the archaeological museum and the city of Avdira with traditional buildings and the small harbor.

In Rhodope, visit the capital city of Komotini, the Municipal Zoo in the garden, the tower of the clock Imaret, the Armenian Quarter and the city's museums. In Maronia see the archaeological site of the cave of the Cyclops, and the new village with traditional houses and beaches. Also visit the seaside resort of Fanari and forest Nymphaia.

The average
temperature in East Makedonia-Thrace range from 7 degrees Celsius (45F) in January to 26 degrees (79F) during July and August. The Winter Tourism runs mainly from October to March.

In the area you can arrive by plane at the airports of Kavala, Alexandroupolis, or via Athens or Thessaloniki airports.


 

Lodges - East Makedonia - Thrace (95 total)

Choose from the following destinations for memorable holidays in Greece.

Hotel Pavlidis

Pavlidis Hotel is located in a quiet and convenient area, less than 5 minutes walk from Thassos’ port and the city centre. The beaches are in close proximity.Each air-conditioned room at Pavlidis Hotel has tasteful décor and is fully equipped with...
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Marianna Hotel

Hotel Mariana offers soundproof rooms 200 metres from downtown Alexandroupoli. Guests benefit from free Wi-Fi in public hotel areas. Alexandroupoli airport and port are only 3 km and 1 km away respectively.Rooms at the Hotel Mariana are simple and functional....
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Hili Hotel

In the centre of Alexandroupoli , Hili Hotel offers a range of double and single rooms with free Wi-Fi along with free parking.All rooms of the family run hotel Hili enjoy a sea or mountain view from their private balconies. Each is further equipped with...
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Park Hotel

Centrally located in Alexandroupoli, Park Hotel offers free Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and free private parking. A buffet breakfast is served in the spacious lounge room with the fireplace.Rooms at the Hotel Park include air conditioning and an LCD TV. Each...
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Hera Hotel

Conveniently located in Alexandroupoli’s city centre, Hera Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi. The port and main railway station are just steps away.Each guest room of the hotel Hera has a TV, a refrigerator and direct dial telephone....
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Plaza Hotel

Hotel Plaza is located 2.5 km from the city of Alexandroupolis. It offers rooms with sea or pool view, quick access to the sea (25m away) and free, spacious parking.Rooms at the Plaza are air-conditioned and soundproofed. In-room equipment includes TV...
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Hotel Erika

The centrally located Hotel Erika in Alexandroupolis offers rooms with sea view. It is just 100 metres from the lighthouse and the port. The bus and train station, local market, lighthouse are nearby.Rooms are decorated in a modern style and have electronic...
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Hotel Akti

Akti hotel is situated directly on the sandy beach of Palio, at a distance of 5 km from the city of Kavala. It provides deck chairs and umbrellas on the beach.The hotel offers 11 rooms equipped with air conditioning and satellite TV. Each comes with balcony...
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Emporiko Hotel

Located in the centre of cosmopolitan Drama, family-run Emporiko offers air-conditioned accommodation with TV and free Wi-Fi. Rooms feature balconies overlooking the city square or municipal gardens. Breakfast is offered.Each modern room at Hotel Emporiko...
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Hotel Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa Hotel is located next to the sea, and just 1 km from the centre of Alexandroupolis. It features a large garden, and has a private beach area, equipped with sun beds, umbrellas and a beach bar.Each with free Wi-Fi, the air-conditioned rooms...
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