It is a beautiful corner of the island which lived great glories in antiquity, which concludes one of the monuments that have survived, like marble quarry, caves that were used as a place of worship, Sanctuary etc..
At the edge of the islet, the ancient quarries which are intensively used during the Roman Empire, they still exist. Where the marble was cut and loaded on ships from the 6th century BC. until the 6th century AD. Today huge stone blocks are still visible on the seabed. The two bays in Salt Lake is known as ports where perfectly white, high quality Thassos marble was exported in ancient times.
Today, crystal clear waters and the quiet location are the reasons more and more visitors come to this natural landscape of rare beauty that does not exist anywhere else in the world. Right Aliki think is probably the most beautiful beach in Thassos.