Kavala is by far one of the most beautiful cities in Greece. It is build next to the sea, at the foot of Symbolo Mountain, with exceptional view all around. According to historians, the settlement exists since the prehistoric period. The geographical spot of the city has always been very important strategically and this is why Kavala was always among the prominent cities throughout the Greek history.
A visitor that takes a stroll in Kavala shouldn't miss walking across the harbor of the city. On the left side of the harbor he will find some of the best restaurants and coffee shops in Kavala. It's a place where the visitor may enjoy dining, sipping a cup of coffee or having a night cup enjoying the gorgeous view of the city harbor lights.
The landmark of the city of Kavala is Kamares (the Arches).It is the most popular tourist site of the city as Kamares was built in the Byzantine period, an impressive Aqueduct with arches, bringing life to the area throughout the centuries.
Another site worth visiting is the Castle of Kavala. Located at the top of the city, it's dominant and setting the boundary of the old city of Kavala. Up at the height of the Castle, you may stroll along paved narrow streets that will bring you back in time and you will enjoy the unique, enchanting view of the city harbor from above!
Next time you travel in Greece, don't miss to include Kavala in your tour. It's a gorgeous town, worth visiting and getting to know better!