View of Kavala.
|Time zone:||EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)|
|Elevation (min-max):||0 - 53 m (0 - 174 ft)|
|Periphery:||East Macedonia and Thrace|
|Population statistics (as of 2001)|
|- Area:||350.61 km² (135 sq mi)|
|- Density:||212 /km² (548 /sq mi)|
Kavala is one of the biggest cities in Macedonia. It is the capital of Kavala prefecture. It is in the northeastern part of Greece, in the East Macedonia and Thrace periphery. It is on the Bay of Kavala, across from the island of Thasos. According to the 2001 census, 63,293 people lived there.