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Samothraki is a Greek island located in the northern Aegean. With a length of 17 km and a total area of ​​178 square kilometers, Samotraki is a village in the Evros region, province of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace. The main occupations of the inhabitants are related to fishing and tourism.

Most of the island consists of the second highest mountain in the Aegean Sea, Mount Saos, with the highest peak Fegari (which means "moon" in Greek) of 1.611m. The mountain is full of wild vegetation, countless waterfalls and natural pools (vathres) not dry throughout the year. Trails are everywhere these places accessible for families, and for experienced climbers.
Samothraki island's natural attributes are dramatic and untamed sea. There are dense forests of olive and pine, shrubs and meadows while wet, dark pools where waterfalls plunge into the deep ice. Twisted streets are cobbled and the houses built of basalt and red sandstone, some other white gray stone. The landscape is thoughtfully.

There are a few beaches worth visiting. For example, there Pahia Ammos, on the south coast, a beautiful sandy beach, located between the two arms of rock that extend into the sea. Vatos Beach is a postcard-perfect, which can be reached only by boat. Is sandy, scenic, and is used mainly for naturists. Finally, Kipos Beach on the southeast coast, no facilities or shade, but is secluded and crystalline waters are ideal for snorkeling and diving. It is several kilometers long and gravel.

There are many good restaurants in Samothraki. First of all, there Klimataria Restaurant, at the eastern end of the road to the waterfront. This serves a nice place called gianiotiko unusual specialty: preparation of pork baked diced potatoes, eggs and other goods. Definitely try pastitsio.
I Synantisi is pretty good, too. It serves excellent fresh fish. Psistaria Pizzeria Skorpios on the other hand, serves homemade pizzas and grilled meats.
Restaurant Loutra Fengari in traditional ovens cook food in Samothraki. It is hidden on a back street.

There are three daily flights from Athens to Alexandroupolis. Then there are daily ferry crossing Alexandroupolis occasionally twice a day during the summer and at least two times per week from Kavala. There is also a hydrofoil in Alexandroupolis daily.
Duration is 2 hours and 10 minutes, and the ferry is very spacious lounge with sofas, coffee tables and chairs large comfortable (type of aircraft).
In the wintertime there is at least one line 6 days a week. From June to September are routes seven days a week (in July and August are two routes per day).
Prices for ferry: The discount / Regular Price
Economy - € 9.60 / € 14.50
Cars up to 4.25 m - € 40.80 / € 58.00
Vehicles exceeding 4.25 m - € 69.00
Motorcycles up to 250cc - € 8.10 / € 12.00
250cc Motorcycle higher - € 12.20 / € 17.50
Bus (price per meter) - € 8.90 / € 13.50


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Top hotels in Samothraki

Mariva Bungalows, Samothraki

Mariva Bungalows

   Score 8.4/10 out of 7 reviews

Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

  • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
  • No transport provided
Hotel Kastro, Samothraki

Hotel Kastro

Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

  • Hotel with parking  
  • No transport provided
Niki Beach, Samothraki

Niki Beach

Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

    • No transport provided
    Galini, Samothraki

    Galini

    Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

      • No transport provided
      Samothraki Beach Apartments Suites, Samothraki

      Samothraki Beach Apartments Suites

      Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

        • No transport provided
        Athina Apartments, Samothraki

        Athina Apartments

        Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

          • No transport provided
          Studios Rania, Samothraki

          Studios Rania

          Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

            • No transport provided
            Athanasios Stafylas, Samothraki

            Athanasios Stafylas

            Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

              • No transport provided
              Vila Samothraki Suites Kalisti, Samothraki

              Vila Samothraki Suites Kalisti

              Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

                • No transport provided
                Archontissa, Samothraki

                Archontissa

                Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

                  • No transport provided
                  Pansion Galini, Samothraki

                  Pansion Galini

                  Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

                    • No transport provided
                    Atzanou Rooms, Samothraki

                    Atzanou Rooms

                    Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

                      • No transport provided
                      Studios La Kastania, Samothraki

                      Studios La Kastania

                      Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

                        • No transport provided
                        Aigaion, Samothraki

                        Aigaion

                        Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

                          • No transport provided
                          Orpheus Hotel, Samothraki

                          Orpheus Hotel

                          Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

                            • No transport provided
                            Villa Aleka, Samothraki

                            Villa Aleka

                            Samothraki, Samothraki Island, Greece

                              • No transport provided

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                              Clients remarks about Samothraki


                              10

                              Andreea Duta, couple 08/14/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                              Insula este superbă și oamenii foarte prietenoși și amabili.




                              9

                              Delia, group of friends 07/31/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler




                              10

                              Petrescu Dan, family with children 09/12/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                              Un mic catun,cateva case,oameni linistiti.




                              10

                              STEFANESCU EUGEN, couple 08/28/2017DIRECT BOOKING traveler




                              9

                              Mihaela, group of friends 08/20/2017DIRECT BOOKING traveler




                              9

                              Ioana, group of friends 08/16/2017DIRECT BOOKING traveler




                              8

                              Gutoi Alina, family with children 08/12/2017DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                              Locul este fermecator.




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