Arkadi

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Arkadi
Αρκάδι
View of the Monastery of Arkadi.
View of the Monastery of Arkadi.
Location
Arkadi is located in Greece
Arkadi
Arkadi
Coordinates 35°18.6′N 24°37.7′E / 35.3100°N 24.6283°E / 35.3100; 24.6283Coordinates: 35°18.6′N 24°37.7′E / 35.3100°N 24.6283°E / 35.3100; 24.6283
Government
Country: Greece
Administrative region: Crete
Regional unit: Rethymno
Municipality: Rethymno
Population statistics (as of 2001)[1]
Municipal unit
 - Population: 5,644
Other
Time zone: EET/EEST (UTC+2/3)
Auto: ΡΕ

Arkadi (Greek: Αρκάδι) is a former municipality in the Rethymno regional unit, Crete, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Rethymno, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] Population 5,644 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Adele. Arkadi is renowned for its famous monastery.

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 793 KB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)