Prefecture of Heraklion

Fodele 71500

An attractive tourist village

Fodele is beautifully situated in a green valley. The village is renowned as the birthplace of Domenikos Theotokopoulos, better known as EL Greco, the famous Cretan painter. You can visit the house in which he is reputed to have been born, next to the church. Today, Fodele is a favourite holiday place.

Museum of EL GRECO: 9.00 - 17.00 (mo.closed) Tel: 2810 521500