Phalasarna (Crete) 15 S Cape Koutri - Φαλάσαρνα
Φαλάσαρνα - Phalasarna, Archaic to Hellenistic polis at Cape Koutri in Chania Crete
Place ID: 355236PPha
Time period: ACH
Mod: S Cape Koutri
Search for inscriptions mentioning Phalasarna (Φαλασα...) in the PHI Epigraphy database.
Various excavation campaigns have been carried out since 1968; systematic excavation of the harbour started in 1986.
The most important monuments of the area are:
- Hellenistic harbour with defensive towers, today located on the coast.
- Small temples of the Classical and Hellenistic periods.
- Ancient mine.
- A rock-cut throne.
Wikidata ID: Q996836
Trismegistos Geo: 1730
(Odysseus, Greek Ministry of Culture)