Photo: Nicolas Hadjidimitriou

Chora Castle (in Chora)

Chora Castle (in Chora)

Also called Fortezza, this castle was built by the Venetians in the 1200s boasting many architecturally noteworthy characteristics here, including a prison, gunpowder storage tower, homes that belonged to over 200 soldiers, and a domed cistern. Also worth visiting is Pantokrator Church within the castle, and the adjoining Historical Archive of Kythera.

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Contact Details:

Kato Chora 801 00, Greece

Entrance Fees:
  • free
Opening Hours - Winter
  • Monday-Sunday: 8.00-15.00
Opening Hours - Summer
  • Monday-Sunday: 8.00-20.00

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