Details / Information  Overview:

Important harbour of the Classical and Hellenistic periods, of which remarkable installations have been preserved. The city was destroyed by the Roman conquerors.
Various excavation campaigns have been carried out since 1968; systematic excavation of the harbour started in 1986.

The most important monuments of the area are:
Hellenistic harbour with defensive towers, today located on the coast. Small temples of the Classical and Hellenistic periods. Ancient mine. A rock-cut throne. Cist-graves.


Address  Address:


Location (City, Village, Area)  Location:

Kissamos, Chania

Telephone number  Telephone:

(+30) 2821044418, (+30) 2821094487

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Operating Period  Operating Period:




Operating Days & Hours  Operating Days & Hours:

Summer (From the 1st of April through the 31st of October) 
Tuesday - Sunday and bank holidays 08:30 - 19:00

Winter (From the 1st of November through the 31st March)  
Monday 12:00 - 19:00, Tuesday-Sunday 08:00-15:00


Admission Fee  Admission Fee:

• Free entrance

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* The above information, are subject to change without prior notification from the institution. In any case, has no responsibilities about any occurred changes.

 Last update 30/04/2017