Recently Added Images 

- Art Gallery -




Periphery: Crete
Prefecture : Heraklion

Viannos (Greek: Βιάννος) is a municipality in the Heraklion peripheral unit, Crete, Greece. Population 6,463 (2001). The seat of the municipality is in Ano Viannos.

In September 1943, German occupation forces inflicted heavy loss of life and property on the region of Viannos in reprisal for its support of the Cretan resistance.

Division of the municipality (formed according to the 1997 law N. 2539/97) in 16 departments

Kato Symi

Near the village Kato Symi (c. 30-60 m walk time) is the sanctuary of Syme, (35o 03' N, 24 o 30 ' E) on the south flank of the Lassithi mountains, used from the Minoan to the Roman period

Afentis Christos Church, Kato Symi,


Emparos is a village (alt 430 m), with a population 323, mainly farmers, mainly olive oil producer and also (Δίκταμος ) Origanum dictamnus.


Metamorphosis Church, Vachos

Agios Raphail Church (Saint Raphael), Hondros

Agios Panteleimon Church in Milliarades, Agios Georgios Church in Milliarades,

Primary School in Psari Forada, Psari Forada Beach,

Arvi, Monastery of Agios Antonios in Arvi, Gorge of Arvi,

Ancient Greece

Medieval Greece / Byzantine Empire

Modern Greece

Science, Technology , Medicine , Warfare, , Biographies , Life , Cities/Places/Maps , Arts , Literature , Philosophy ,Olympics, Mythology , History , Images

Science, Technology, Arts, , Warfare , Literature, Biographies, Icons, History

Cities, Islands, Regions, Fauna/Flora ,Biographies , History , Warfare, Science/Technology, Literature, Music , Arts , Film/Actors , Sport , Fashion

Retrieved from ""
All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License




Hellenica World