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Samos Destination Guide

Explore Samos in Greece.

Samos in the region of North Aegean with it's 1,885 inhabitants is a town in Greece - some 178 mi (or 287 km) East of Athens, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Samos is now 02:16 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Vourliotai, Pagondas, Kos, Kokkarion, Chios or Bursa. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Vathy, Samos, Pythagoreio, Palaiokastron, Mytilinioi and Zervou. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Samos Presentation: Impressions of summe...

09:59 min ( July 20, 2009 by tubeminstrel)
Views: 1,806 - Rating: 5/5

A presentation including some impressions of my summer stay 2006 on the island of Samos in Greece. Video clips (640 x 480 pixel, 30 fps) taken with my snapshot camera Canon IXUS 700. Wind noise includ...

Samos

11:44 min ( July 02, 2012 by William Fanelli)
Views: 1,847 - Rating: 4.66667/5

Una visita a Samos. Montaggio finale del documentario sull'isola di Samos Next Sailing cruise! Sailing cruises organized by Zephiros tours, www.zephirostours.net tel + mail charter(at)impronte.com Gir...


A little bit of rain in Samos city

01:33 min ( October 01, 2008 by cbrand)
Views: 1,284 - Rating: 4/5

A little bit of rain in Samos city

Samos 2009 - eden village inno Squadra t...

00:28 min ( August 18, 2009 by SuperDario65)
Views: 1,730 - Rating: 0/5


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Interesting facts about this location

Vathy, Meganisi

Vathy is a town on the island of Meganisi, which is part of the Lefkada regional unit in Greece. It has one of the world's largest natural harbors.

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Located at 37.76, 26.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Lefkada (regional unit)

Kokkari

Kokkari is a village on Samos Island, Greece, about 10 km from the capital city Vathy.

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Located at 37.76, 26.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Samos

Tunnel of Eupalinos

The Tunnel of Eupalinos or Eupalinian aqueduct (Modern Greek: Efpalinio orygma, Ευπαλίνειο όρυγμα) is a tunnel of 1,036 m length in Samos, Greece, built in the 6th century BC to serve as an aqueduct. The tunnel is the second known tunnel in history which was excavated from both ends, and the first with a geometry-based approach in doing so. Today it is a popular tourist attraction.

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Located at 37.76, 26.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:6th-century BC architecture, Ancient Greek buildings and structures, Ancient Greek technology, Ancient Samos, Aqueducts in Greece, Tunnels in Greece, Water tunnels

Samos International Airport

Samos International Airport (also known as Aristarchos) is an airport on Samos Island, Greece. The airport is named after Aristarchos of Samos, an ancient astronomer and mathematician, and lies within 5 km from the nearby town of Pythagorio. The airport features a single runway serving both arrivals and departures. During the late 1990s/early 2000s, the terminal was renovated to increase size and keep it modern. The old terminal remains there unused at the side.

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Located at 37.76, 26.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Greece

Heraion of Samos

The Heraion of Samos was a large sanctuary to the goddess Hera, in the southern region of Samos, Greece, 6 km southwest of the ancient city, in a low, marshy river basin near the sea. The Late Archaic Heraion of Samos was the first of the gigantic free-standing Ionic temples, but its predecessors at this site reached back to the Geometric Period of the 8th century BC, or earlier.

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Located at 37.76, 26.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek buildings and structures, Ancient Greek sites in Greece, Ancient Samos, Buildings and structures in the North Aegean, Sanctuaries in Greece, Temples of Hera, Visitor attractions in the North Aegean, World Heritage Sites in Greece