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Lion Gate

Mycenae, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You walk through on way into Mycenae ruins. Best part - ancient, still standing and really impressive.

Thank dkallenfamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Part of ancient Mycenae, this iconic gate definitely deserves a picture or two. You can't miss it because it's at the very beginning when you walk in.

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is at Mycenae. You will pass through on your way into ruins. Good photo opportunity and leads into area with beautiful views.

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lions were not very prominent on the gate but i did enjoy the museum there i will put some pictures of the museum's artifacts

Thank rachtrex
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lion Gate is the entrance to the palace, where the Mycenaean kings lived. The palace was, of course, much more than that. The giant stones are said to have been placed there by giants, because they are so huge. This is a reference to...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our group toured this interesting site. The gates to the area are unique because they are still standing. Once you walk through you can climb to the top of the area. It's a beautiful view from the top, not a very steep climb and well...More

Thank Soilsister1244
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although, the site is about an ancient civilization, the easier is to identify it with Homer story of Agamemnon ~ the legendary War of Troy leader. Also, the sight is about Heinrich Schliemann, the German amateur archaeologist and "his" golden mask of Agamemnon (on the...More

Thank tzd60820
Reviewed 17 June 2017

reallty the only finished statuary at the entire site, the place is stunningly beautiful and worth the money and time.

Thank breggie
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This gate is beautiful and so amazing from and engineering point of view. As you stand there taking photos and realize how old it is, still in place, still stunning (as the Mycenaeans intended), it is a great moment. Worth the cost of admission alone....More

Thank Elle1968
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I would recommend to visit the museum first and then the archeological site. Carry water and wear a hat. Very hot when i visited. Very slippery stones so do wear good footwear. Entrance price: 12 Euros I have added Description picture of the Lion gate...More

Thank divya j
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