Hydrographic Office of the Hellenic Navy
The island of Kranai (Kranais) is said to be the place where Paris and Helen of Troy spent their first night together.
Tower Height: 75
Height of Focal Plane: 75
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 18 seconds; range 9 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Octagonal masonry tower attached to one-story dwelling.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1873
Date Present Tower Built: 1873
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The island is connected to the rest of the town by a causeway.
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