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Great experience

Is really impressive but is not arranged for tourists. You need to get there by car or bike but it... read more

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ioanamuntean
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Bucharest, Romania
A good walk to the castle

I didn’t see Antimachia castle advertised anywhere, we just happened to stumble across it on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
acs1984
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

Is really impressive but is not arranged for tourists. You need to get there by car or bike but it was worth the trip.

Thank ioanamuntean
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn’t see Antimachia castle advertised anywhere, we just happened to stumble across it on google! We did not have access to a car so we decided to walk to it from Kardamena. It unfortunately isn’t signposted, so we had to rely on instructions from...More

Thank acs1984
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The castle is a must place to see with lovely views. It must have been a marvellous place all those years ago when it guarding the area It is a great place to go if you have car

Thank Alan D
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

absolutely historical places, with beautiful view to Kardamena and blue sea. With small chapel. free entry

1  Thank Renata P
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

The castle is located near the middle of the island and is easily accessible by road. The road leading to the castle is paved passing right by a military base; the turn off for the road is just to the east of the military base...More

2  Thank smrgeog
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

The Castle of Antimachia is on a hill near Kardamena and overlook the bay and the island in a quit atmosphere, and is constructed by the Johaniter knights; there are an inscription what you can read over the second portal, that the fortress was elarged...More

2  Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Been seeing this every year, but not knowing how to get there. Finally spotted sign on main road adjacent army base. Decided to visit, wife and I left friends on beach and went up in car. So glad we did. Not a great deal left...More

1  Thank Eurythmics2
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

The Castle itself is a ruin on the hills above Kardamena. The views are spectacular but there is little literature on hand to give any background on the castle or its history.

Thank johninnes
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Great views across the sea.... nobody else there.... there is a guy at entrance that will offer you water and a quick shot of ouzo (small donation) go for it.... walk around and soak up the vistas... great off the beaten track place to spend...More

Thank Tony M
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This place is a must see. If only for the stunning scenery and amazing views. There is a car park and the castle is free entry. Give yourself a couple of hours from arrival to have a wonder around, take a slow walk around the...More

4  Thank smudge006
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