Alexandroupolis

Evros offers many possibilities to visitors and the opportunity to make different kinds of holiday, summer and winter, religious interest, hunting, thermal, environmental, etc. The good tourist infrastructure consisting of large hotels, traditional villages, modern guesthouses, rooms to rent, convention centers, museums, etc. while the airport existence, harbor and modern road network facilitate attendance to all interested parties, wherever they are located. Our region is blessed with advantageous physical position, the marvelous nature that combines mountain, plain and sea, the rich historical past and its hospitable people.

Apart from the modern motorway ( Egnatia Odos ), the State has an international airport ( Democritus ), rail and ferry link with Samothrace.

Tourist Resources in Evros

• Evros Delta
• Dadia's Forest
• Riparian areas Arda ( Chestnut )
• Vathres in Samothrace
• Artificial lake in Nipsa
• Barrier of Arda
• Black Pine Forest in Aetochori
• Mountains of Aisymi - Metaxades
• Metaxades Forest

ALEXANDROUPOLIS

A crossroads of sea and land routes - Alexandroupolis connects Europe and Asia, West and East. The pretty seaside town, the lighthouse stands imposingly in the harbor, a privileged center of a really charismatic region.
Modern Alexandroupolis is the first Greek city that a visitor meets when he comes either from Turkey or Bulgaria. Sea lovers will feel they are in a real paradise. In a 25 km stretch of coastline beaches that suit in all tastes, sandy and rocky, noisy and organized. Young and old can enjoy the pleasures of the sea from the Evros Delta to the zone of the ancient Mesimvria.

Makri is another city where olive groves reach the sea, the waters deepen and clean beaches compete those of Halkidiki. Seafood and ouzo answer any culinary challenge and offer magnificent views of Samothrace, the island of Evros. With clean air, the island looks as if you can touch it.

Just beyond the cosmic Agia Paraskevi offers water sports, cafes and drink all day and night. Going to Mesimvria one must stop in Scorpio, a remote, pristine beach, known to few people. The whole area is ideal for fishing and snorkeling and is the locals properly exploited.

Very near is the Ancient Meshmvrıa with amazing sea below the archaeological site. Swımmıng ıs prohibited: half ancient city lies below sea level, as a sort of underwater archaeological park.

USEFUL

Tourist Police:  2551066200
Camping Alexandroupolis: 25510 28735 & 26055
Radiotaxi: 25510 33500
Port Authorities: 25510 26468
Airport 'Dimokritos': 25510 89300
Toyrist Information Samothrace - 25510 41533

Bus station information
Alexandroupolis: 25510 26479
Feres: 25550 22219
Soufli: 25540 22291
Didimoteicho: 25530 22366
Orestiada: 25520 22550