Koules Fortress

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The Koules

The Koules (Greek: Κουλές, from Turkish: Kule, "Tower, Fort") is an isolated Venetian-era fortress at the entrance to the Old Port of Heraklion, Crete, Greece. It was known to the Venetians by its Italian name "Rocca al Mare".

Coordinates: 35°20′40.70″N 25°08′12.66″E / 35.3446389°N 25.1368500°E / 35.3446389; 25.1368500