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Douli village
Kenouriou, Iraklion
Doúli (GR: Δούλι) is a village in Kenouriou county, located 38 km from Iraklion at an altitude of 440 m above sea level.
The earliest reference to it, is to be found in the Duke's Archives of 1372, where it is mentioned as the feudal property of Nic. Venerio. The name figures in all the Venetian censi of the 16th and 17th centuries, as well as in the Turkish (1671) and Egyptian (1834) censi. In 1881, Douli forms part of the municipality of Megali Vrisi with about 170 inhabitants, and again in 1900 with only 21 inhabitants.
As of 1920, Douli is a commune in its own right, and today Douli has about 240 residents. The patron saint of the village is Aghios Panteleimonas and the feast of the Saint is celebrated on July 27th.A visit to the old church of Aghios Nikolaos is also a must. For those interested in paleontology, there are fossils to be found at the location 'Pirgos'.


In and/or around Douli village:
(within a radius of 50 Km)






Petronikolis Traditional House Houdetsi, Iraklion
at 11.5km(NE) from Douli village
Petronikolis Traditional House

Gorgona Hotel Ammoudara Beach, Iraklion
at 20.9km(N) from Douli village
Gorgona Hotel

Australia Hotel Ammoudara Beach, Iraklion
at 20.9km(N) from Douli village
Australia Hotel

Creta Beach Hotel Andrea Papandreou 74, 71414 Amoudara, Iraklion
at 21km(N) from Douli village
Creta Beach Hotel

Mareblue Neptuno Beach Resort Ammoudara Beach, Iraklion
at 21.1km(N) from Douli village
Mareblue Neptuno Beach Resort

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