Mariou Destination Guide


Map of the area of Mariou in Greece

Discover Mariou in Greece!


Mariou in Crete (region) is a place in Greece - about 196 mi (or 315 km) South of Athens, the country's capital city.

Current time in Mariou is now 05:32 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger places might be interesting for you: Tobruk, Metokhia Fratzeskiana, Zouridhion, Yeranion, Fira or Lefkogeia. While being here, make sure to check out Yianniou, Velonadhon, Tsikalaryio, Plakias, Mirthios and Ano Rodhakinon as well. We know of 2 airports near Mariou. The closest airport we discovered is Chania International Airport (IATA: CHQ) with a distance of 27 mi (or 44.1 km) North-West of the city centre of Mariou.

Mariou Photo Slideshow

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Mariou photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Things to see, know and go to

We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. We also found some pictures. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Mariou? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Mariou for Sunday, 31st of August 2014.

Light rain
25°C / 77 °F
Temperature during night:
22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall:
General weather conditions:
Light rain
Wind and sky conditions:
Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-East. Overcast clouds
Air pressure & humidity:
1000.7 hPa with 92% air humidity
Forecast for Monday, 1st of September 2014
Sky is clear
Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Mariou sightseeing overview.

  • Kouroupa
  • Plakias
  • Lefkogeia
  • Kotsifos Gorge
  • Atsipades
  • Kourtaliotiko Gorge
  • Preveli

Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Mariou video gallery for a broader collection..

1# Plakias, Crete 2010

Play VideoPlakias, Crete 2010

Duration: 11:30 min
Uploaded: September 26, 2010
Views: 4,809 - Rating: 5/5
uploaded by: syd1138

Holiday snaps from Plakias, Crete and surrounding areas, September 2010

2# Plakias Beach / Crete

Play VideoPlakias Beach / Crete

Duration: 06:00 min
Uploaded: November 24, 2010
Views: 1,959 - Rating: 5/5
uploaded by: Xjoyce80

There was a dreamy day, hours before my birthday that I filmed Plakias beach. My lovely wooden beach bar, mes tin ammo, was there to fill that night with music and alcohol. I left my secrets that night at the sea and closed a big chapter of my life.

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