Greek Lighthouses Open to Public on Sunday

AKROTIRI

Greece’s Navy is opening 30 lighthouses around the country to the public on Sunday (August 21) as part of the International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend (ILLW).

During the day, visitors will be informed about the importance of lighthouses and the other nautical aids in navigation, as well as the contribution made by lighthouse-keepers.

Opening hours are from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the following lighthouses:

1. Aghios Nikolaos, Kea

2. Akrotiri, Santorini (featured photo)

3. Arkitsa, Fthiotida

4. Avlida, Boeotia

5. Vasilina, Evia

6. Vrysaki, Lavrio

7. Gerogombos, Kefalonia

8. Gourouni, Skopelos

9. Drepano, Achaia

10. Drepano, Chania

11. Cassandra, Halkidiki

12. Katakolo, Ilia

13. Keri, Zakynthos

14. Kranai, Gythio

15. Lakka, Paxi

16. Megalo Emvolo, Thessaloniki

17. Melangavi, Loutraki

18. Plaka, Limnos

19. Skinari, Zakynthos

20. Sousaki, Korinthia

21. Spathi, Serifos

22. Psaromita, Fokida

23. Kokkinopoulo, Psara

24. Alexandroupoli, Alexandroupoli

25. Tenero, Lakonia

26. Koprena, Arta

27. Kaki Kefaki, Halkida

28. Thessaloniki

29. Monemvasia, Lakonia

30. Dana, Poros

Source: ANA-MPA