Cretan Forts


Castel di Beto (Melesses Fort)
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The fortress Castel di Beto was located east of the village Meleses and was only accessible from its west side, as the east side is protected by a deep gorge. On the top of the hill, there are still ruins of the 0.65m wide wall and remains of a tower, the church of Panagia, a tank, a church, several other buildings and houses. Moreover, nearby there is a Venetian fountain dating in 1594.

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Additional Info

  • Location: Heraklion Prefecture
  • Type: Fortress / Tower
  • Peak Period: Venetian Era (1204 AD - 1669 AD)
  • Accessibility: Dirt track

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