Ancient Elyros in Chania, Crete
The site is located 500 m above this village on the Kefala hill, above the road to Sougia, and is presently unexcavated. Ancient Elyros in Chania was one of the most important Greek cities in western Crete. It was an industrial and commercial city which had factories for weaponry production. Sougia and Lissos were its harbors.