Skinakas Observatory, Anogia

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  • In the central and highest mountain of Crete, Psiloritis, Skinakas Observatory has been settled more than thirty years ago, and is named after the placename of the peak. In the 1990s the installation....  more »
  • At this observatary has a superb view of Heraklion city an other parts of the island of Creta. When the Moon is full you can go at see the stars through the mountain top. The road is good but it need....  more »
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  • An amazing place on the top of the mountain with an astronomical observatory. Access by car is limited - check when it is allowed. From the top, the views are breathtaking. Even in the summer cold and strong wind can blow. With good air visibility you can see both seas. Access road in places in bad condition. The observatory organizes sightseeing for tourists once a year
  • Very poor organisation At the end we abandoned any hope of seeing the stars
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