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Welcome to the municipality of Nea Alikarnassos

The municipality of Nea Alikarnassos is situated on the north shore of the Heraklion prefecture. On its west borders one can find the municipality of Gouves, on the east that of Herakleion while its north is bordered by the Cretan sea. The municipality includes the districts of Nea Alikarnassos and of Kallithea with the settlements of Kallithea, Prassas and Karteros. While it only constitutes 0.61% of the prefectures area, it is home to 4.3% of its population. Its size is 16.3 km2, while its population is 12.542 (2001 census).

The location of the municipality, its rich cultural heritage, its very young population, its sound development of the services sector as well as the enterprising character of its habitants, constitute its main assets.

Nea Alikarnassos is a dynamic and steadily developing municipality with a strong cultural identity and a humane character.


Municipality of Nea Alikarnassos

Prefecture: Heraklion
Municipality: Nea Alikarnassos
Address DIONYSIOY 13Α  
Postal Code: 71601
Telephone #: 2810 247566
FAX: 2810 241022