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Omalos plateau
Chania

At 1080 meters in altiude the plateau of Omalos is one of the three highest large plateaus of Crete. It borders the three provinces of Kydonia, Selino and Sfakia. The plateau is surrounded by the peaks of Lefka Ori mountain.

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