Lighthouse of Heraklion, Heraklion

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  • Friday 25th August we were exploring and sightseeing in Heraklion, Crete. We visited the Rocca a Mare Fortress and then continued walking the pavement of the harbour wall, we passed the bust/statue.....  more »
  • Great refreshing walk out to the lighthouse. Maybe 3 km and tranquil. Saw a few runners. The mole and wall exists to break the waves and create a calm harbor. At the end of the walk there was a poster regarding the use of the powerful waves 🌊 along this coast for renewable energy.
  • The lighthouse itself is not much to see but a walk along the wall is well worth it! It's longer than you might expect at the start, and if the day is hot it could be difficult. Walking on the wall for part of the way with the sea breeze is nice if you're not afraid of heights.
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