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Ancient Falasarna

Falasarna is approximately 12 Km west of the town of Kissamos. Falasarna was an ancient Greek harbour town that was built around 333 BC. Falasarna was a maritime power in the region in those ancient times, and it was involved in two major wars with neighbouring cities during the Hellenistic period....

Gramvousa Fortress

Gramvousa also Grampousa (Greek Γραμβούσα or Γραμπούσα, further names include Akra, Cavo Buso, Cavo Bouza, Garabusa and Grabusa) refers to two small uninhabited islands off the coast of a peninsula also known as Gramvousa Peninsula (Greek: Χερσόνησος Γραμβούσας) in north-western Crete in the regional unit of Chania. The Gramvousa Peninsula...

Skalidis Museum

Emmanuel Skalidis was born in 1818 in Perivolia of Kissamos (according to another version he was born in Kythira, where his family had resorted after the declaration of the Greek Revolution) and in 1841 he participated as a simple fighter in the Cretan Revolution of...

Kissamos Museum

The Archaeological Museum of Kissamos Housed in the old Venetian-Turkish Government House, which was located within the perimeter of the Venetian castle, which was reinforced by the Ottoman Empire....

Olive Tree Museum

The Olive Tree Museum of Vouves, which technically is not part of the Kissamos municipality - but worth visiting, is mainly focusing in preserving and promoting all the characteristic aspects of the life of the people of this area, as well as those of the people of...

Village of Rokka

Rokka is a mountain village built in the ruins of an old village, in the slope of an impressive rock, at an altitude of 210 m. At the edges of the mountain rock, you can distinguish the housing remains of the old ruined village carved...

Village of Polyrrhenia

olyrrhenia is a traditional mountainous village located only 6 Km from Kissamos. The first name of the village was Upper Paleocastro but was named Polyrrhenia because it is located near the archaeological site....