Petrokefalo village
Malevizi, Iraklion
Petrokéfalo (GR: Πετροκέφαλο) lies 16km from Iraklion and 3km from Agios Myron at 340m a.s.l with 248 inhabitants.
It is built on a rocky hillside. The hill' shape resembles to a human head and it is supposed that the village owes its name to this (petrokefali = stone head) .
The settlement was fortified and lately were discovered significant ancient findings.
The patron Saint is "Agia Paraskevi" and there is a village feast on the 8th September in her honour.

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

Gorgona Hotel Ammoudara Beach, Iraklion
at 10.1km(N) from Petrokefalo village
Gorgona Hotel

Antonis Rooms Amoudara, Iraklion
at 10.2km(N) from Petrokefalo village
Antonis Rooms

Aptera Beach Hotel Amoudara, Iraklion
at 10.3km(N) from Petrokefalo village
Aptera Beach Hotel

Australia Hotel Ammoudara Beach, Iraklion
at 10.3km(NE) from Petrokefalo village
Australia Hotel

Creta Beach Hotel Andrea Papandreou 74, 71414 Amoudara, Iraklion
at 10.4km(N) from Petrokefalo village
Creta Beach Hotel

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