World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Irakleia (Cyclades)

Article Id: WHEBN0006218129
Reproduction Date:

Title: Irakleia (Cyclades)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Landforms of Naxos (regional unit), Islands of the South Aegean, Islands of Greece
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Irakleia (Cyclades)

Satellite image of Irakleia. Island at the edge of the image on the right (east) is Schoinoussa, islets on the left (west) are Avelonisia
Satellite image of Irakleia. Island at the edge of the image on the right (east) is Schoinoussa, islets on the left (west) are Avelonisia
Irakleia is located in Greece
Country Greece
Administrative region South Aegean
Regional unit Naxos
Municipality Naxos and Lesser Cyclades
 • Municipal unit 17.795 km2 (6.871 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 141
 • Municipal unit density 7.9/km2 (21/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 843 00
Area code(s) 22870
Vehicle registration EM

Irakleia or Heraklia (Madonna). The biggest caves in the Cyclades are located on Irakleia. Irakleia can be reached by ferries from Athens, Naxos and Paros.


  • Description 1
    • Historical population 1.1
  • References 2
  • External links 3


Iraklia is the largest island of

  • Official website (English) (Greek)

External links

  1. ^
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)
  3. ^
  4. ^
  5. ^


Year Population
2001 151
2011 141

Historical population


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.