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Address: Delphi, Greece
Description: This ancient Greek temple is most famous for the oracle it contains, where...
This ancient Greek temple is most famous for the oracle it contains, where pilgrims from all over the ancient world would come to have their fortunes told.
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Amazing UNESCO heritage experience

Simply stunning. Make sure you spend enough time here to really get the best experience. The view are amazing, don't pack lunch as food is very good in town.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Simply stunning. Make sure you spend enough time here to really get the best experience. The view are amazing, don't pack lunch as food is very good in town.

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Toronto, Canada
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235 attraction reviews
1,004 helpful votes 1,004 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Here travellers would finally be able to consult the oracle in the inner recess of this once massive, ornate and ominous building.

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Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
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13 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Absolutely stunning views from up here. There's so much to learn about and explore here. Visiting Delphi and the neighboring towns were the highlight of all of my time in Greece.

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Los Angeles, California
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91 reviews 91 reviews
35 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Amazing place. Must visit if you ever come to Greece. This place is magical and enjoyed learning about Ancient Greece. A trip to the museum is a must.

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Santo Domingo de Heredia, Costa Rica
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

One, if not the most, of the most beautiful places i've ever seen. Its absolutely a must see. The view are absolutely breathtaking.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I am Greek so I really love Greek history and I was always fascinated by the ancient temples and exhibits in general. The temple of Apollon was absolutely breathtaking and it gives you the chance to learn more about the ancient Greeks while enjoying a fantastic view. Don't forget to visit the museum with all these amazing treasures that are... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Its a pity that we only have so much left of the ancient Temple of Delphi dedicated to the God Apollo. The centre of Greece once has so little left of what it was once an ancient worship point. You can see few columns of the Temple of Apollo, the rock where the high priestess or oracle spoke, some of... More 

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Athens
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138 reviews 138 reviews
52 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Amazing site! Architectural wonders and great views! A must-see if you are in the region! Wear your sneakers!!

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Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I got here just as the sun was rising and it was awesome - I was the only one there and the atmosphere was truly amazing moment (my family chose to go later after their run). Great photo opportunities and enjoyed the tranquillity before the crowds started arriving. Wear good walking shoes as the track is a bit slippery with... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

A few columns are still standing but one cannot get a real feel for this site due to the lack of this temple. However from the theatre one gets a better birds eye view of the Temple which puts into better context within the site.

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