The famous old port at Heraklion.
The famous old port at Heraklion. Image: Plak Jacek Public Domain Pictures CC 0

Two EU funded projects launched to restore historic walls and parks in the Greek island of Crete

These monuments in the city of Heraklion date back to between 13th and 16th centuries.

The first project landscapes series of interconnected parks and gardens that run along the venetian walls of Heraklion. Hiking and cycling routes are planned in this route. And the second project would be the restoration of fortification walls around the Sabbionara Gate near the the city’s harbour.

To read more on the funding of the project, log on to Europa Pro.

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