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Very cheap to enter and certainly worth while. As the sign postage is lacking, would certainly recommend bringing guide book- they sell them at the ticket office as well as at the archaeology museum in town.
There is little to see here and renovations are ongoing. Thankfully they have saved a lot of what had collapsed. It's only 4 Euros to enter which is a reasonable price and you get a leaflet to explain what you are seeing. If you are...More
A smaller site than Mycenae. We went after visiting Mycenae, and had the services of a guide. Our guide Dimitris was most knowledgeable (he is an archaeologist and a historian) and made the site come alive for us. Without his explanation, we would not have...More
Came here on route to Nafplio on our way to Mycenae, and was surprised at the scale of the ruin as well as the pristine view of the sea in the background-some stunning photo opportunities! However, there was very little signage and information regarding the...More
Why don’t more people go here? It is absolutely jaw dropping. How were those huge stones moved, laid and constructed? On a small knoll in the plain (now 1.5km back from the sea as its silted up the plain below) stands this wonderful site. Read...More
I agree with previous reviews as to the impressive yet could be so much more ruins. Basically an ancient polis with not much info given on the entry brochure. It took us about an hour to wander around and try to imagine what the remains...More
Due to this site not being as well known as others nearby, we pretty much had it to ourselves. Read up in advance as there is limited information and no guided tours. €4 entry each. Small information leaflet provided. Spent a couple of hours wandering...More