The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is collaborating with Thassos Municipality in Greece to facilitate the recovery of the island’s tourism sector.
The UNWTO has also made it clear in a recent statement that the marketing campaigns for Thasos tourism that have been run in recent years will be looked at from a broader perspective and essential information will be gathered to guide future efforts.
A new marketing plan will then, at that point, be developed together. But it will be founded on the aftereffects of the evaluation.
Thassos has a stunning natural landscape and lies in the northern part of the Aegean Sea. It also serves as an enchanting island for a quiet family vacation, thanks to its abundant historical sites and scenic wonders.
In 2022, tourism accommodation on the island of Thassos reached at full inhabitance, arriving at a full capacity limit. As a consequence of this, the number of people arriving on the island has surpassed even the previous record high set in 2019.
Romanians represent a major number of guests in Thassos, up to 40 percent of the complete traveler stream that Thassos experienced during a year ago.
A generally solid month for Thassos has been August 2022, which saw countless guests from the Balkan and Central European nations until the resuming of schools. During this time, there was an increase in tourist arrivals, around ten to 15 percent higher than in a similar period in 2018 and 2019.
Thassos is one of the most alluring islands in the Aegean Ocean, and over time, it flaunts plentiful greenery, perfect waters, a deep history and a dynamic culture, offering various activities for vacationers.
Millions of people are attracted to Thassos, because they find joy in activities here, which includes, swimming, scuba diving, sailing, fishing, spearfishing, boat excursions, hiking, horse riding, mountain biking, bird watching, eco-tourism, 4×4 adventures and a lot of other options.
In addition, Thassos is well-known for its delicious seafood, which includes sardines, anchovies, prawns, sea carp, mullet, squid, and octopus. Besides, the slopes, streams and green scenes of the island offer a wide assortment of meat offerings.
It also has a gentle environment portrayed by successive daylight over time, including charmingly cool summers and generally gentle winters. The average annual temperature stands at 17.2 degrees Celsius, while summer warmth remains mild, with average temperatures not exceeding 24 degrees Celsius.
Thassos is a Greek island in the North Aegean Ocean. It is the northernmost significant Greek island, and twelfth biggest by region. The island is 380 km2 in size.