|Location:||38° 4′ 28″ N, 22° 37′ 45″ E|
about 3 m(centre)
|Postal code:||204 00|
|Address of administration:||2 Lykourgou Frantzi St.|
Xylokastro 204 00
Xylokastro (Greek:, Modern: Ξυλόκαστρο Ancient: Xylokastron, Ξυλόκαστρον Greek word meaning wooden castle) is a city that is 40 km W of Corinth via GR-8, which is also E65. Its interchange is about 1.5 km W, west of the river. The population is around 11,000 and there is a nearby interchange southwest of the city. The city has a river named Sythas to its west and a mountain to its south and southwest. The town offers a beautiful beach. Agriculture surrounds the city.
The town was known as Viladusa by the Venetians in the mid to late 2nd millennium.
The community has a small school, a church, a police station, a post office, banks, a volleyball arena, and a square(plateia).
Its nearest communications tower is on a mountain southwest of town (about 6 km)
- Domini (east)
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