GOLDEN BEACHView on map
Perhaps one of the most famous beaches, and very close to the island’s capital, Limenas (Thassos Town), is Golden Beach! It is located between the villages of Skala Potamia (this end is also known as Chrisi Akti) and Skala Panagia (Chrisi Ammoudia) The beach has been awarded 2 Blue Flags. It is very long, with sandy and pebble beach, more than 2 km's long and also very wide in places. It has a stunning backdrop provided by the Ipsarion mountain range.
This well organized beach offers a full range of amenities, including shops, taverns, bars and water sports for families and youth groups. Although it is one of the most crowded parts of the island you will always find a secluded spot to relax and escape! Golden Beach is on the north east side of the island, 14 km's from Limenas (Thassos Town), the capital of Thassos island.