Alexandroupolis - Municipality of Alexandroupolis
Alexandroupolis, the capital of the prefecture of Evros, holds a leading position in the territory of the Assoc. Of Macedonia and Thrace, as it's the main gateway between the EU and Mediterranean countries, Asia and the Black Sea area and has emerged as a major internal border node of the European Union.
The city of Alexandroupolis follows economic growth rapidly. The port and the train station are important centers of transit trade. With the implementation of the "Capodistrias" plan and the integration of new settlements, the Municipality of Alexandroupolis is becoming an important tourist center that offers the combination of marine tourism, spa tourism and ecotourism.
Alexandroupolis: Avantas, Aisymi, Kirki, Makri, Sykorrachi, Dikella, Mesimvria.
Traianoupolis: Anthia, Doriko, Loytra, Nipsa.
Feres: Peplos, Ardanio, Doriskos, Kavisos, Pilea, Trifylli.
The seaside settlements of the Municipality of Alexandroupolis Makri, Mesimvria, Dikella, and the mountain villages Potamos, Avantas, Aisymi, Leptokaria, Kirki, Sykkorachi offer their visitors routes of unique natural beauty. Moreover, Alexandroupolis is located very close to the important ecological parts of Dadia, Delta of Evros and the spas of Traianoupolis.
A city of tradition and modernity, relaxation and entertainment, a city of the sea and tourism. It's location is critical. It connects Europe and Asia, West and East, and, this way, communication with the world and the rest of Greece is being done by all means, land, sea and air.
Alexandroupolis with a population exceeding 60,000 inhabitants offers high quality of life by ensuring environmental balance and continuous cultural enhancement, featuring vibrant artistic and intellectual life, offering multiple entertainment options.
It's a favourite city for it's residents and a captivating city for its visitors.
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Here are some representative photographs from Alexandroupolis: