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or Iraklio is the major city and capital of , the largest of the Greek islands.


is in . It is 34 kilometres east of , the Cretan capital city.

is a city in . The best way to get here is by bus from heraklion and most people arrive via plane.

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  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  303,000
  • Latitude of center:  35° 19' 46.9" (35.3297°) north
  • Longitude of center:  25° 7' 47.5" (25.1299°) east
  • Elevation:  59 meters (194 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Heraklion
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Heraklion Regional Unit

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Greek:  Ηράκλειο Greek:  Νομός Ηρακλείου Heraclion Irákleion Iráklion Nomos Irakleiou Nomós Iraklíou

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