Galaxidhi, Greece

Galaxidi is an historic town and municipality located in the southern part of the prefecture of Phokida, Greece. It stands at the western part of the Crisaean Gulf, built on the site of the ancient town of Oianthi (or Halaion). It is a nautical city that carries a heritage of 4,000 years, however today it is one of the most attractive tourist resorts in Greece.

Attractions in Galaxidi include Agios Nikolaos Church, the Nautical and Archaeological Museum, the, Kalafati beach, the and the local seafood at Galaxidi's restaurants.

Things to See & Do

* Agios Nikolaos Church
* Nautical and Archaeological Museum
* Kalafati beach
* Byzantine Monastery of Saviour
* Folklore Art Museum

General information

Cruise Season – Feb to Dec
Currency - Euro (€)
Language – Greek
Population – 4500
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC plus two hours
International Country Telephone Code – 0030

Port Location – The Galaxidi port is centrally located in the town, however cruise vessels have to anchor in the harbour.

Transport Links – There are several local buses a day to Delphi which is then a 40 minute drive to Galaxidi. Hire cars are available in Athens for travel to Delphi.

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