Potamia is located at the northern east part of Thassos, in a distance of 12 km from Limenas (the capital of Thassos). At the foot of Ipsario Mountain, 101 meters high, you will find the village of Potamia. Potamia has 1216 permanent habitants.
It was named after the small rivers which were floating in that area. From here, there are some paths which lead to the top of the mountain. Potamia is also the birthplace of the famous sculpture Polignotos Vagis. You can visit his museum and admire the well-known sculptures.
In a distance of 3 km you will see Skala Potamia, which is Potamia’s seaport. At the graphic port with its small fishing boats, you can see the building of Tarsanas which was built during 19th century from Mount Athos monks. It is one of the most beautiful villages and has brilliant nature environment.
Thassos (Limenas) 12 km.
Port of Limenas 12 km
Bus stop 150m.
Mini Market 150m.
Skala Potamia (center) 150 m.
Pharmacy 3 km.
Sun, sand, and a warm welcome awaits for you. Just let your cares free and enjoy your holidays!