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Location

Agia Paraskevi

Distance from:

Rethymnon: 60,2 Km

Hania: 117,25 Km

Heraklion: 79,55 Km

Nikolaos: 137,76 Km

Agia Paraskevi

Settlement with about 100 inhabitants in the south of the valley of Amari. You can visit in the village the Byzantine church of Panagia, dedicated to the Assumption, with well-preserved frescoes from the 16th century. Predominant occupation of the inhabitants is agriculture. Apart from olives, pomegranates, lotuses, and lavender are grown. The village has a cafe. On July 26 is the feast of Saint Paraskevi.

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