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Megas Valtos Destination Guide

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Megas Valtos in the region of Peloponnese is a place located in Greece - some 58 mi (or 93 km) West of Athens, the country's capital.

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Local time in Megas Valtos is now 06:16 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zevgolatio, Zemenon, Vrakhation, Velo, Lacedaemon or Durrës. When in this area, you might want to check out Yeorgandaiika, Yelliniatika, Xylokastron, Throfarion, Thaleron and Krionerion as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Interesting facts about this location


Thalero is one of the oldest villages in Corinthia, Greece. It is located 2 kilometers from the Gulf of Corinth, close to the city of Xylokastro. Its original name was Tholero cause of the water but changed through years to Thalero a name has its origins in ancient Greek word “thalos” which means blooming. The village has many flowers so that’s how it took his modern name. Poet Angelos Sikelianos spent his vacations there and wrote a poem has the name of the village.

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Located at 38, 22.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Corinthia


Geliniatika is a village belonging to the municipality of Xylokastro, in the region of Corinth, Greece. The next major settlement is Sykia, approximately 4 km to the north. The local economy is mainly based on traditional smallholding. At the entrance of the village is the church of St Nicholas which was built around 1960, where originally stood the smaller church of St Nicholas which was built in 1870.

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Located at 38, 22.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Corinthia


Sikyon was an ancient Greek city situated in the northern Peloponnesus between Corinth and Achaea on the territory of the present-day regional unit of Corinthia. The king-list given by Pausanias comprises twenty-four kings, beginning with the autochthonous Aegialeus. The penultimate king of the list, Agamemnon, compels the submission of Sicyon to Mycenae; after him comes the Dorian usurper Phalces.

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Located at 38, 22.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Former populated places in Greece, Greek city-states, Sicyon

Greek National Road 8

Greek National Road 8 (Greek: Εθνική Οδός 8, abbreviated as EO8) is a single carriageway with at-grade intersections in the Attica, Peloponnese and West Greece regions. It connects Athens with the cities of Corinth and Patras. Since the 1960s it has been replaced for most of its length with the National Road 8A, a limited-access toll road that bypasses most towns, as the major route to the Peloponnese. The National Road 8A is gradually being upgraded to a motorway, the Olympia Odos (A8).

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Located at 38, 22.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Achaea, Corinthia, Roads in Greece, Transport in Athens


Fonissa is a stream in western Corinthia, Peloponnese, Greece. It is approximately 20 km long and flows into the Gulf of Corinth. The source of the river is in the hills near the village Rethi. It flows towards the southeast though a narrow gorge, and empties into the Gulf of Corinth between the villages Kato Loutro and Kamari, 6 km northwest of Xylokastro.

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Located at 38, 22.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Corinthia, Rivers of Greece