Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Kavala1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Kavala with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Kavala areaThis Kavala map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Kavala and surroundings
Greece - moving around the countryThere are 5 large international airports in the country. About 22 of them have the national status. They also have a right to welcome international flights, but the capacity of their terminals is not too large. Another 25 airports in the country are designed for domestic flights; in particular, for flights from the mainland to the island of Greece. All international airports welcome about 85% of the total number of visitors to the country. They are located close to the major cities of Greece, which can be reached either by public transport, by taxi or transfer. While waiting for the flight or arriving at the airport, passengers can use ATMs or local and international bank offices at the terminal exit. There are various restaurants and cafes, as well as medical aid and baby care rooms in the airport area. Passengers can look into the picturesque souvenir shops and expensive branded boutiques. … Open
Overview of festivals and celebrations in GreeceOn January 8, Greece celebrates the Women's Day. On this day, women change roles with men. Latter should spend all day at home and do household chores, including cleaning, cooking, and home assignments with children. At this time, their wives go to bars and places where they can meet their friends. Ladies can spend the whole day with fragrant coffee. There are no common worries and problems. Most cafeterias in Greece are managed by the same families for many years. Mostly men run restaurants. Therefore, women manage to try a fundamentally new role on this day. The summer solstice on June 23 is peculiarly celebrated. At night, the Greeks perform mysterious rituals and burn flowers collected specifically for this holiday in May. In such a manner, they drive evil spirits away from their families. It’s also common to augur the future at night. … Open
Photogallery of Kavala sights
Our guide to Kavala
Shopping, streets and outlets
Strolling around the Panagia area will be interesting to those who do not imagine their life without good tobacco. Here, are the best city's tobacco stores, where you can buy tobacco, cigars, and all the necessary accessories. This area is famous for the shops that sell articles of white marble. You can choose excellent decorations for the house and garden. Many stores supply their products to other countries. In … Open
Advices for travellers
3. Local drivers do not always follow all traffic regulations, so tourists who decide to rent a car must be very careful. In order to be eligible for car rental, tourists need a credit card and an international driving license. 4. Taxi prices are not high, but travelers need to make sure that the taxi driver has the meter on. It is also a good idea to discuss the price of a ride in advance. Taxi rates are … Open
Travel guide to Kavala
Among the religious monuments, one of the most interesting is the Baptistery Saint Lydia, located in a very picturesque area, on the banks of the River Gaggiti. The main artifact of this church is the ancient marble font, which is still used for its intended purpose. The ancient church is an important pilgrimage site. A few years ago, a kind of modest hotel in which pilgrims can stay for a few days, was opened on … Open
Traditions and mentality of Kavala
Without a doubt, the family is the main treasure of every resident of Kavala. Elderly people are always respected and kids are cherished. Locals tend not to notice small faults of their kids and try not to punish them. Mothers are also particularly respected in every family. By the way, it is good to be a woman in Greece – women frequently receive compliments and often feel like queens. It is simply impossible to … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
Most of the dishes mentioned above are available in restaurants that specialize in national cuisine. To get acquainted with local cuisine, consider visiting spacious cafes Psaraki and Balaouro or To Araliki and To Koutoukaki restaurants. Travelers interested in authentic food cooked in accordance with original recipes will hardly find better places to eat. Fans of Italian cuisine will like Selini Bar that, besides … Open
Attractions and active leisure
Nea Peramos is another gorgeous beach. It is also awarded the Blue Flag label by the European Union. Clean sand and azure water are everything that vacationers need to sunbathe and swim. No wonder, the beach is always quite crowded. Nea Peramos is one of the most popular beaches not only in Kavala and the surrounding areas but also in the country. To enjoy best diving and snorkeling in the region, consider visiting … Open