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Central Greece (Greek: Στερεά Ελλάδα Sterea Ellada) is a geographic region of Greece.

Map of Central Greece


From east to west:


  • 1 Athens — The capital of Greece
  • 2 Chalcis
  • 3 Delphi — site of the famous oracle of Apollo, major archaeological site
  • 4 Lamia
  • 5 Mesolongi
  • 6 Nafpaktos
  • 7 Galaxidi
  • 8 Itea — Seaside town close to Delphi
  • 9 Karpenisi

Other destinationsEdit

  • 1 Mount Parnassus — The mount was regarded as a principal abode of Apollo and the Muses.
  • 2 Thermopylae — A narrow coastal passage, famous for the battle that took place there in 480 BC


Get inEdit

By planeEdit

There are two airports in central Greece. The biggest one is in Athens.

Get aroundEdit


  • 1 Ossios Loukas Monastery — A historic monastery, listed on UNESCO's World Heritage Sites




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