Kolokythas

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Kolokythas
Native name:
Κολοκύθας
Kolokythia.jpg
The islet of Kolokythas.
Kolokythas is located in Greece
Kolokythas
Kolokythas
Geography
Coordinates35°15′50″N 25°45′36″E / 35.264°N 25.760°E / 35.264; 25.760Coordinates: 35°15′50″N 25°45′36″E / 35.264°N 25.760°E / 35.264; 25.760
ArchipelagoCretan Islands
Area0.144 km2 (0.056 sq mi)
Administration
Greece
RegionCrete
Regional unitLasithi
Map of Elounda, Spinalonga and surrounding areas.

Kolokythas (Greek: Κολοκύθας "pumpkin", also known as Κολοκυθιά, Kolokythia and Βρυονήσι, Vryonisi, "moss island") is a Greek islet with a hotel. It is part of municipality Agios Nikolaos of the regional unit Lasithi, eastern Crete. It is located approximately 850 meters east of the Spinalonga peninsula and forms a bay with it.[1]

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