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Karystos, Karystos, Euboea,Central Greece

Bourtzi of Karystos

  
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Bourtzi of Karystos
Location:
At the waterfront of Karystos in southern Evia island
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Central Greece
Euboea
Municipality > Town:
City of Karystos
• Karystos
Altitude:
Zero Altitude
Time of Construction   Origin
1350  
VENETIAN
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Castle Type   Condition
Coastal Fortress  
Good
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The castle is no the waterfront of the Karystos town in South Evia. It was built by the Venetians in 1350.

It is a two-storied building in an hexagonal horseshoe shape. The Venetians used for the construction limestone and marbles from the nearby Roman Mauseleum.

It is in good condition and in the summer its is used for various cultural events.


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