Grandes is a group of three small islands off the east coast of . Administratively it comes within the Itanos municipality in . Grandes can be seen from the Minoan site of Roussolakkos near Palekastro as can the island of .

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Palaikastro is a small village at the east end of the Mediterranean island . Photo: C messier, CC BY-SA 4.0.


35.2016° or 35° 12' 5.7" north
26.2931° or 26° 17' 35" east
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  • Dutch: Grandes
  • Greek: Nisídes Grántes
  • Greek: Γκράντες
  • Greek: Νησίδες Γκράντες
  • Greek: Νησίδες Γράντες
  • Grándes Islands
  • Nisides Grantes
  • Nisídes Gkrántes
  • Nisídhes Grándes

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