The Gulf of Athens, known as the Saronic Gulf (Greek: Σαρωνικός κόλπος, Saronikós kólpos) or Gulf of Aegina in Greece is formed between the peninsulas of Attica and Argolis and forms part of the Aegean Sea. The gulf includes the islands of Aegina, Salamis, and Poros along with smaller islands of Patroklos and Fleves. The port of Piraeus, lies on the northeastern edge of the gulf. The site of the former Ellinikon International Airport is also in the northeast. Beaches line much of the gulf coast from Poros to Epidaurus, Galataki to Kineta and from Megara to Eleusis and from Piraeus down to Anavyssos. Athens’ urban area surrounds the northern and the eastern coasts of this gulf. Bays in the gulf include Phaleron Bay, Elefsina Bay to the north, Kechries Bay in the northwest and Sofiko Bay in the east.
From West to East the islands are ; Attica, Makronisos, Kea and Kythnos. Makronisos is placed to the northwest of Kea island, opposite to Lavrio town. The island has an elongated shape, 13 km north to south and 2.5 km east to west at its widest point, and its terrain is arid and rocky. It is the largest uninhabited Greek island. Kea is the island of the Cyclades complex that is closest to Attica (about 1 hour by ferry from Lavrio) and is also 20 km from Cape Sounio as well as 60 km southeast of Athens. Its climate is arid, and its terrain is hilly. Kea is 19 km long from north to south and 9 km wide from west to east. Kythnos (Greek: Κύθνος) is a Greek island and municipality in the Western Cyclades between Kea and Serifos. It is 104 km from the Athenian harbor of Piraeus. Kythnos has a coastline of about 100 km.. It has more than 70 beaches, many of which are still inaccessible by road.
Specification: Location:Gulf of Athens, Makronisos, Kea, Kithnos, Greece
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