|Regional unit||East Attica|
|Municipal unit||Nea Makri|
|• Total||10 km2 (4 sq mi)|
|Highest elevation||10 m (30 ft)|
|Lowest elevation||0 m (0 ft)|
|• Density||20/km2 (52/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
|Area code(s)||2294 0|
|Vehicle registration||Y, Z, I|
Mati is a popular tourist destination with several hotels,restaurants, taverns, cafés, bars, night clubs, open air cinemas, sandy beaches and yacht marinas. The harbour at the nearby town of Rafina serves as an access point to the Aegean Sea and it is frequently used by tourists to reach many of Greece's numerous islands. The Penteli mountains, which are covered with forests, lie to the west and northwest. Beaches cover the eastern part and restaurants, hotels, and taverns line the shore.
Mati was severely hit by a wildfire on the 23rd of July 2018, which left 99 people dead and 164 injured. Thousands of vehicles and houses were destroyed, leaving Mati and nearby villages almost entirely burned.
Road and sea access
The town can be accessed through Marathonos Avenue (EO54) to the west or alternatively via the Dionissos mountains Northwest of Athens.
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- Koutantou, Angeliki. "'Armageddon' fire in Greece kills at least 80, many missing". IN. Retrieved 2018-07-25.