Ierakas

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Ierakas
Γέρακας
Ierakas is located in Greece
Ierakas
Ierakas
Coordinates: 36°48′N 23°03′E / 36.800°N 23.050°E / 36.800; 23.050Coordinates: 36°48′N 23°03′E / 36.800°N 23.050°E / 36.800; 23.050
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Laconia
Municipality Monemvasia
Municipal unit Zarakas
Community[1]
 • Population 158 (2011)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration AK

Ierakas (Greek: Γέρακας) is a small village built along a natural fjord on the south east coast of Laconia, Greece. It is part of the municipal unit of Zarakas. Ierakas is famous for its port or Limani, (Greek: Λιμάνι) providing docks for yachts and boats. The port village includes a hotel, restaurants, taverns and cafés. Popular for their fresh fish and seafood throughout the year. Ierakas was the ancestral home of American actor Telly Savalas.

The Limani is also the location of the Zarax ruins.

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