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IERISSOS (IES) , Small town , CHALKIDIKI , GREECE

Geographical Data

Type of location: Port, Beach, Beaches under Ministry of Environment Inspection, Town hall, Blue Flag 2006, Blue Flag 2007, Blue Flag 2008, Blue Flag 2009, Blue Flag 2010, Blue Flag 2011, Blue Flag 2012, Blue Flag 2013, Blue Flag 2014, Blue Flag 2015, Blue Flag 2016, Blue Flag 2017, Blue Flag 2018, Blue Flag 2019
Postal Code: 63075
Tel +30 23770
Altitude: 10 meters
Longitude: 23o 52' 21,38" E
Latitude: 40o 23' 30,13" N

Ferry lines that operate to the port

Shipping Companies Agents
Agioreitikes Grammes (H.Q.) (OD) Agioreitikes Grammes (H.Q.)
(Passenger Sea Lines)
IERISSOS, CHALKIDIKI
Tel: +30 23770 21041

Useful Information (8)

Port Authority

Port Authority of Ierissos

Tel: +30 23770 22666, Fax: +30 23770 22576

Port information

Ierissos Port


Police

Police Station of Ierissos

Tel: +30 23770 22206

Local holidays

Local: September 11
National: January 1 & 6, Lent Monday, March 25, Holy and Good Friday, Easter Monday, May 1, Wit Monday, August 15, October 28, December 25 & 26


Responsible custom authority

Customs House of Nea Roda

Tel: +30 23770 31000

Responsible police authority

Police Station of Ierissos

Tel: +30 23770 22206

Medical care

Ierissos Medical Centre

Tel: +30 23770 22222

Passenger Sea Lines

Agioreitikes Grammes (H.Q.)

Tel: +30 23770 21041, Fax: +30 23770 21061

Local governments (2)

Town-halls

Aristotle Municipality

Tel: +3023773 50000, Fax: +3023770 22414

Municipalities' district offices

Ierissos Community

Tel: +30 23770 22216, Fax: +30 23770 22414

  Ierissos is the oldest and biggest village of the Municipality with 3118 residents. It is reported by historians as the continuation of ancient Acanthus, which was a colony of Andros since the 7th century B.C and an important city of Macedonia. The local residents deal mainly with fishing and tourism. During the more recent years, important professional activity related to Mount Athos has also developed.
  It constitutes an important harbour for Northern Greece with lots of fishing activity.The fishes found in the gulf of Ierissos are well known for their taste throughout all of Greece.
  The sandy beaches as well as the live amusement offered in Ierissos make it a unique place for vacations. The impressive social and cultural activity of the residents roots go back centuries and a sample of this are the many traditional songs that remain alive and are still sang up to today.
  A lot of associations have been founded with a variety of activities,incuding the cultural association "Kligenis", the association "Friends of Environment", and the music association "Acanthus". There are also lots of professional associations (fishing, trade, builders association etc).


Selected tourism enterprises (1)

Travel agencies

Danae Travel Bureau

Tel: +30 211 3247512, Fax: +30 211 3221717

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