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Xanthi
broken clouds
12°C
Humidity: 71%
Clouds: 75%
Xanthi is the capital of the prefecture and is located in Thrace. In the northern part of the city there is an idyllic pine forest ideal for nature lovers.

During the 18th century the town was booming due to the production and trading of tobacco. The richness and beauty of Xanthi gave quickly nicknamed 'Little Paris'. The castle walls, museums and monasteries are just some of the attractions. Here and become the second largest carnival in Greece, with fortnightly feast.

© myGreece.travel photo
© myGreece.travel photo