The coastal town of Itea is 13 km south of Amfissa embraced by the Corinthian Gulf. Together with neighboring Kirra, it is built in the depth of Krissian Gulf.
Behind scenic Itea lies the olive grove of Amfissa, surrounded by the beautiful mountains of Giona and Parnassus, on which you can see Delphi and Chrisso.
Itea is a new city founded in 1830 and probably due to its name due to the many willows that sprouted in the area in the past. Today, it has a population of about 9,000.
Itea is a remarkable holiday resort as well as the most important and largest port of the prefecture of Fokida.
The brilliant and modern town of Itea stands out for its outstanding urban design, offering guests comfort and functionality. The scenic tree-lined squares and the coastal road "Poseidon Coast" are suitable for a walk in the city, which in combination with the amazing view will be unforgettable.
Itea, in recent years, has a rapid tourist development, offering visitors excellent accommodation options. Rooms, apartments, hotels and campsite are waiting to accommodate you and offer you excellent service for a comfortable and pleasant stay.
Picturesque taverns, fish taverns, cafes and bars on the beach of Itea, where you can enjoy fresh fish and a plethora of flavors overlooking the Corinthian Gulf and the Peloponnese.
There are plenty of beautiful and spotless sandy beaches such as Trocadero and Miami, which are awarded with blue flags, as well as the beautiful beaches of Xenia, Evangelistria, Vrachakia and Ai Yiannis, which will enjoy moments of peace and tranquility. The beaches of Itea, other organized beaches, other free sandy beaches will satisfy even the most demanding visitor.
The beautiful and lively town of Itea hosts major events such as conferences, international fame races as well as the "Acropolis" and "Olympion" rallies.
Also famous is the village of Kirra, 2 km from Itea, with many sights and beautiful beaches.
Itea combines mountain and sea and is ideal for nearby mountain getaways. From the beach of Itea there is the nearby Galaxidi and the Peloponnese. From the green hill of Agioi Anargyroi, the view will enchant you!