Amfikleia

Amfikleia or Amfiklia (Greek: Αμφίκλεια) is a municipality in Phthiotis, Greece. Population 5636 (2001).


Amfikleia the seat of the Amfikleia municipality of the Lokrida province, population 3523 (2001) , is 49 km N of Lamia and 181 km from Athens.

Near Amfikleia (c. 14 km) is the the Parnassos Ski Centre of Mount Parnassus.

In Antiquity Amfiklia was known as Amficaea. Mycenaean tombs from the 13th century BC were found in the region. It was destroyed by the Persians. It was renamed Dadi, after the Greek war of independence it was renamed to Amfiklia.

Municipality YPES code Seat Postal code
Amfiklia 4903 Amfiklia
350 02

Division of the municipality

  • Amfikleia / Δ.δ. Αμφικλείας [ 3.585 ]
    • Amfikleia / η Αμφίκλεια [ 3.523 ]
    • Moni Dadiou / η Μονή Δαδίου [ 5 ]
    • Perdikovrysi / η Περδικόβρυση [ 27 ]
    • Amfikleia / η Πευκόβρυση [ 0 ]
    • Stathmos Amfikleias / ο Σταθμός Αμφικλείας [ 2 ]
    • Fterolakka / η Φτερόλακκα [ 28 ]
  • Drymaia / Δ.δ. Δρυμαίας -- η Δρυμαία [ 366 ]
  • Bralos / Δ.δ. Μπράλου [ 656 ]
    • Bralos / ο Μπράλος [ 175 ]
    • Ano Bralos / ο Άνω Μπράλος [ 281 ]
    • Stathmos Bralou / ο Σταθμός Μπράλου [ 200 ]
  • Xylikoi / Δ.δ. Ξυλικών -- οι Ξυλικοί [ 183 ]
  • Palaiochorion / Δ.δ. Παλαιοχωρίου Δωριέων -- το Παλαιοχώριον [ 601 ]
  • Tithronion / Δ.δ. Τιθρωνίου -- το Τιθρώνιον [ 245 ]

Moni Dadiou is a women monastery build on the slopes of Parnassos (800 m)

Drymaia is named after an ancient city of Phocis.



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