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Skinias, Agios Nikolaos, Lasithi,Crete

Vigla at Yialou Kefali

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Vigla at Yialou Kefali
Location:
Above Vlichadia beach, north of village Skinias of Lasithi at the north coast of Crete
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Crete
Lasithi
Municipality > Town:
City of Agios Nikolaos
• Skinias
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 190 m 
Time of Construction   Origin
16th century  
VENETIAN
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Castle Type   Condition
Watchtower  
Good
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A Venetian watchtower with a good view to the Cretan sea. It has been recently renovated.


Sources

  • Website Παρατηρητήριο Πολιτιστικών και Περιβαλλοντικών Πόρων του Δήμου Νεάπολης - ΓΙΑΛΟΥ ΤΟ ΚΕΦΑΛΙ

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