Gorge of Samaria National Park

3026 WDPA ID
48.5 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Greece


  • Original Name Gorge of Samaria National Park
  • English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1981
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • GOBI Survey 2006


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. World Directory of the Hellenic Military Geographical Service Updated: 1985 Hellenic Military Geographical Service, Greece

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Gorge of Samaria National Park from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net