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Nekromanteion Oracle of Ephyra

Parga, Greece
+30-26840-41206.
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Ranked #7 of 16 Attractions in Parga
Type: Historic Sites, Ancient Ruins
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Thessaloniki, Greece
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23 reviews 23 reviews
23 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Worth a visit if you know a thing or two about it. The feeling of the underground tunnel (and the silence in there) is unforgetable. Restoration and preservation works were carried out between 2010-2013. There are many information boards that give you a picture even if you don't know what the site is about or you don't have information book.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

It's really interesting and kinda spooky, but you have to know at least a little about the history of place to fully appreciate it. The view from there is absolutely amazing. If you go to Acheron river after visiting Nekromanteion, I guaranty that will have an unforgettable day.

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London
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We picked a rainy/gloomy day to explore this place, and weren't really dressed for the weather. As a result, we rushed round and didn't really appreciate it. The view from there is absolutely amazing, though.

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Hampshire, UK
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21 reviews 21 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Quite interesting, but we were disappointed that the church is closed for further exploration. The information displays are well done.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

enjoyed visiting this site, you could go down a ladder into the place where they went to summon the souls of the dead.(creepy)

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The day we went here it was extremely hot and when we booked the trip we were not warned that it may not be suitable for people with health problems so if you have any problems with walking uphill for quite a long way this would not be a suitable activity to go on. It was interesting when we got... More

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Kosice, Slovakia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

While being in Parga location on summer holiday, we have decided to visit some local archeological attractions, where Nekromanteion was one of places we have visited. There is nothing much to see in this place, but if you plan your trip visely, worth a having short break here as well. For historical fans definitelly worth a go.

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Bristol
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66 reviews 66 reviews
13 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Very interesting story and worth a visit, the views of the delta are beautiful Tip: if you are visiting during non peak times don't park in the car park but drive to the top as there is parking.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

There were to many turists and the information about the sight was not ample. Not very much to see and they charge entry fee

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Cheseaux
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This is a nice and interesting place but you should know litle about the place otherwise you won't understand, which happened to some French tourists we met who didn't speak Englsih and were really puzzled! Otherwise this wouldn't be my fist choicie if I had little time in the region, just something to in addition when you have spare time.

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