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Police

Police Department of Agios Myron

AGIOS MYRON (Village) MALEVIZIO
Tel: +30 2810 721327, 721210

Police Department of Vianno

ANO VIANNO (Village) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 28950 22206

Police Department of Arkalochori

ARKALOCHORI (Small town) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 28910 24500, 22100

Police Station of Assimi

ASSIMI (Village) KOFINA
Tel: +30 28930 31222

Police Station of Dafnes

DAFNES (Small town) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 2810 791251

Police Station of Ebaros

EBAROS (Village) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 28950 41227

Police Station of Archanes

EPANO ARCHANES (Small town) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 2810 751811

Police Station of Episkopi

EPISKOPI (Small town) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 2810 771222

Police Station of Gonies

GONIES (Village) TYLISSOS
Tel: +30 2810 510222

1st Police Department of Heraklio

HERAKLIO (Town) CRETE
Tel: +30 2810 274055
Fax: +30 2810 274056

2nd Police Department of Heraklio

Tel: +30 2810 243466, 284589

Heraklio Police Headquarters

Tel: +30 2810 274140

Police Department of Heraklio Airport

HERAKLIO (Airport) CRETE
Tel: +30 2810 245604, 245585

Police Station of Kamares

KAMARES (Village) TYMBAKI
Tel: +30 28920 43270

Police Department of Kasteli

KASTELI (Village) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 28910 31111

Police Station of Kroussonas

KROUSSONAS (Small town) MALEVIZIO
Tel: +30 2810 711211

Police Station of Limenas Chersonissou

LIMENAS CHERSONISSOU (Small town) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 28970 22100, 22222

Police Station of Marathos

MARATHOS (Village) TYLISSOS
Tel: +30 2810 521218

Police Department of Moires

MIRES (Small town) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 28920 23813, 22222

Police Station of Mochos

MOCHOS (Small town) MALIA
Tel: +30 28970 61222

Police Station of Pefkos

PEFKOS (Village) VIANNO
Tel: +30 28950 31376

Police Station of Pompia

POBIA (Small town) MIRES
Tel: +30 28920 41203

Police Station of Profitis Eliaw

PROFITIS ELIAS (Small town) HERAKLIO
Tel: +30 2810 871210

Police Department of Pyrgou

PYRGOS (Village) ASTEROUSSIOI
Tel: +30 28930 22770, 22222

Police Station of Rodia

RODIA (Small town) GAZI
Tel: +30 2810 841298

Police Station of Skinias

SKINIAS (Village) ARKALOCHORI
Tel: +30 28910 91452

Police Station of Tefeli

TEFELI (Village) ASTEROUSSIOI
Tel: +30 28930 51222

Police Station of Tylissos

TYLISSOS (Small town) MALEVIZIO
Tel: +30 2810 831221

Police Station of Tymbaki

TYMBAKI (Small town) PYRGIOTISSA
Tel: +30 28920 51111

Police Station of Vagionia

VAGIONIA (Village) GORTYNA
Tel: +30 28930 41222

Police Station of Zaros

ZAROS (Small town) KENOURGIO
Tel: +30 28940 31210

Port information

Iraklion anchorage

HERAKLIO (Town) CRETE
Location: 35*21'.2 25*09'.4 (2810) 244956, 244934, 226073 VHF Ch 12,19
The large harbour of Iraklion is easily seen in front of the city. It is a very busy harbour and the cranes and ferries are apparent from a distance. The International Airport is just east of the city and there are also large white oil tanks to the west. The inner harbour and new marina are at the far west end. The Venetian fort (Koules) marks its entrance.

Facilities: Iraklion is the largest city in Crete. All possible facilities are here. There is a new marina in the inner harbour that has electricity and water facilities on the quay. Fuel refilling may be arranged. Iraklion is a Port of Entry. Customs and Immigration Officials as well as Harbour Police have offices in the port. The city is within walking distance of the harbour. There are 2 General Hospitals, in addition to private clinics, doctors, and dentists. Pharmacies are throughout the city. The shopping and repair services are the best on Crete. There is a ramp in the new marina.

Comments: The stern-to, bow-to and alongside mooring (in the outer harbour) provide good shelter in all weather conditions. With the new marina facilities, wintering here is possible. The harbour's entrance is marked at night by a green flashing light on the outer north wall and a green one on the Koules. There is a red flashing light on the left, opposite the Koules. Two large quays on the south side have red lights. The harbour is very busy and care must be taken with the constant coming and going of ferryboats. In strong northerly winds there is a swell at the main harbour's entrance.

This text is cited Oct 2002 from the Crete TOURnet URL below, which contains image.


Heraklio Port

Kali Limenes anchorage

KALI LIMENES (Port) MIRES
Location: 34*55'.7 24*48'.0 (28920) 42188 VHF Ch 12
Kali Limenes is located on the south coast of Crete on the east side of the Akrotiri Lithinon. There are large white oil storage tanks on the small island of Agios Pavlos and on the west side, the larger island of Megalonissi.

Facilities: There are few facilities in Kali Limenes outside a few tavernas and rent rooms. There are however Port Police and Customs.

Comments: Kali Limenes is one of the 2 safest and best anchorages on the south coast of Crete, there is very good protection in west and north winds. Small boats can find additional shelter from southwest and north winds on the land side of Megalonissi. Many tankers also find shelter here.

This text is cited Oct 2002 from the Crete TOURnet URL below, which contains image.


Kali Limenes Port

Kokkinos Pyrgos anchorage

KOKKINOS PYRGOS (Port) TYMBAKI
Location: 34*55'.7 24*48'.0
The village is about 10km east of Agia Galini in the bay of Mesara. The harbour is west of the town. There is about 2km of low housing and hotels behind a beach strip.

Facilities: The small village has mini markets and telephone and post services. Fuel can be purchased in town. There are no port authorities. Medical needs can be helped in Timbaki (5km). There is a ramp for small boats. No repairs are done here.

Comments: The small harbour has stern-to and bow-to mooring and good protection in all weather. There are very strong northerly gusts.

This text is cited Oct 2002 from the Crete TOURnet URL below, which contains image.


Limin Hersonisou anchorage

LIMENAS CHERSONISSOU (Small town) HERAKLIO
Location: 35*19'.3 25*23'.6 (28970) 23111 VHF Ch12
The town of Limin Hersonisou is easily seen from the sea. There is a great number of hotels along the shore east and west of the harbour. There is a small white church on a hill on the west side of the harbour wall.

Facilities: During the tourist season Limin Hersonisou is fully open and water, provisions and fuel are in the town. There are no port authorities here. Hersonisos has doctors, dentists, and pharmacies as well as banks, post, and telephone offices. Few repair facilities are here. Hotel rooms during full season are impossible to find.

Comments: Stern-to or bow-to moorings or anchoring of in the harbour mole provides good shelter in north and north west winds. The harbour is open to the east. There is one light for the harbour. A night approach should not be attempted and care should be taken in the day. There are many submerged reefs around the harbour and along the coast.

This text is cited Oct 2002 from the Crete TOURnet URL below, which contains image.


Matala

MATALA (Village) HERAKLIO
Location: 34*59'.8 24*44'.8
Matala is an anchorage point at the east end of the Mesara Bay on the south of Crete, 25km from Agia Galini. The village is in a cove.
Facilities: This seaside resort has good shopping for all provisions. There is a post and telephone office, as well as banks. There are no port authorities. There are daily buses to Iraklion, taxis and car rental agencies.
Comments: This anchorage is only suitable in calm weather and with NE ans SE winds.

This text is cited Oct 2002 from the Crete TOURnet URL below, which contains image.


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