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Nea Alikarnassos: Contemporary town

The geographical position of Nea Alikarnassos, its rich cultural heritage, the youth of its population, the intense developmental prospects especially in the secondary and third sector as well as the active character of its residents, are the municipality''s strongest advantages.

Alikarnassos municipality is located on the north developmental axis of Heraklion''s Building Complex which is characterized by an intense habitation development. It is found at the east gate of the town of Heraklion but it is also the gate to the cosmopolitan airport Nikos Kazatzakis. Thus, due to its important location Nea Alikarnassos has become a pole of attraction for tourism and financial development.

In more detail:

  1. Nea Alikarnassos lies in close proximity to the city of Heraklion
  2. Nea Alikarnassos hosts some of the most important activities of a regional magnitude such as:
  • The international airport Nikos Kazanzakis
  • The manufacture region of Heraklion
  • The international port of Heraklion with the free zone of commercial - passenger port
  • The national axis road, which crosses the municipality, and connect it with other regions of commercial and tourist interest.

The opening of the coast road on the north of the municipality insures the presence of an important number of visitors all year round. Much tourist activity is also observed during the yearly cultural events (winter and summer cultural events). The intense development of the third sector resulted in a important number of visitors using the restaurants and taverns of our area.

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