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PIRAEUS MIKROLIMANO

Information on Mikrolimano Marina in Piraeus

 mikrolimano viewMikrolimano is another place you should visit in Piraeus. Mikrolimano is the second largest Yacht marina of the big port with lots of fish restaurants and only 15 minutes walk to the Stadium of Peace and Friendship in Faliro.The port was protected by the goddess Mounihia Artemis that's why sometimes it is referred as port of Munihia. Its old name from the times of the Ottoman occupation was Tourkolimano.

Today Mikrolimano it is a popular location, attracting people from all over Attica. It is a beautiful little harbour with fishing boats, small boats and luxury yachts. If you like fish and seafood have lunch or dinner at one of its famous taverns. many Greek films have used this location because of its idyllic atmosphere. Mikrolimano is a few minutes walk from Kastella, alternatively you can take the trolley from Pasalimani to get there. The trolley does not go down to the marina so you have to get off at Cavo Doro stop and go down by foot. On the same area located the Nautical Athletic Association. If you walk toward Faliro you will find numerous of bars and cafeterias under the hill of Kastella with amazing view to Faliro gulf and the Athletics Stadium.
 

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