Top things to do in Limenas

Top Choice Taverna in Limenas


Locals agree that this year-round eatery at the Old Harbour serves Limenas’ best fish, along with fine fish soup, stifadho (meat, game or seafood cooked with onions in a tomato purée) and grilled sardines. There's a…
Museum in Limenas

Archaeological Museum

Looking like an alien creature from the sci-fi movie Avatar, a 5m-tall 6th-century-BC kouros (male statue of the Archaic period) carrying a ram greets visitors at this large and modern archaeological museum. Statues…
Grill in Limenas


Visitors rave about this exceptionally friendly 21st-century souvlaki joint, where meat skewers are served with a variety of mouthwatering dips. It's located in the pedestrianised street connecting the centre with t…
Ruins in Limenas

Ancient Agora

Next to the archaeological museum stand the foundation ruins of the ancient agora, the commercial centre in ancient times. About 100m east of the agora, the ancient theatre stages performances of ancient dramas and …
Cultural in Limenas

Philippi Thasos Festival

This lively festival takes place in on Thasos and in mainland Kavala in late July and August. Classical drama, painting exhibitions and contemporary Greek music are featured. Programs are available at hotels, cafes …
Bar in Limenas


Stroll past the Old Harbour for a quiet sunset drink at Karnagio, where outdoor seating straddles a rocky promontory lapped by waves. You can also clamber up the rocks to a small, candlelit chapel.
Taverna in Limenas

Taverna To Karanti

An outdoor ouzerie opposite the fishing boats on the Old Harbour, frequented by locals and tourists alike, with traditional music and tasty mezedhes.
Bar in Limenas

Island Beach Bar

This swanky outdoor bar on the seafront serves great breakfasts and employs masterful drink and music mixologists.
Taverna in Limenas

Taverna Tarsanas

Located 1km west of Thasos (Limenas), Tarsanas offers great fish and unique seafood mezedhes.