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Interesting site

The site is located on a hill top and the walk up there is not difficult. Ensure you’ve got some... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
Sibiu, Romania
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Small But Interesting

A smaller site than I was expecting, but interesting all the same. Quite atmospheric in the... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

The Nekromanteion is a must-see for anyone who is interested in ancient Greek mythology. You find a geographically accurate description in Homer's Odyssee, when the hero dug a pit on a rock between two rivers in order to listen to the Dead souls who were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

The site is located on a hill top and the walk up there is not difficult. Ensure you’ve got some water with you as there are no shop up there. The site is small and there are two routes to visit it. Primary route takes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

A smaller site than I was expecting, but interesting all the same. Quite atmospheric in the underground vault and around the ancient parts, and some informative displays in the little fortified, more recent dwelling. A short and sweet experience.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Inigo_78
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We visited this site for the first time in 13 years, and both the interpretation and the facilities have improved significantly. The toilet facilities are modern and also cater for the disabled. as well as modern interpretation panels a member of staff is also on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

it would be good to take the guided tour or to have read of the myth before visiting. it gives the experience a different dimension

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Maria P
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

This is an interesting spot if you are into history or archeology. This is the site of either a oracle of Hades/the dead or a farm house depending upon which archeologist you want to believe. It was also a ottoman fort and a Christian basilica....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Not very much to see here - the church was shut when we visited due to the roof being in a dangerous state - which was disappointing. The metal steps down to the lower chamber are very narrow and anyone above average width would have...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ali_and_Andy
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

if you are not an archaeologist, you will hardly know what exactly this place is. inscriptions nowhere to help & explain what we are seeing. speaking with the regiment said the inscriptions were but they have been taken for 3 years for repair. pity, although...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jnomik
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Watch the video, do your research, understand the relationship of this site with the Acheon river, use your imagination - and you will get the very best from this extraordinary place where the priests of old 'conned' their visitors. Of course none of that is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank harehound
Reviewed August 26, 2017

The complex consists of acclaimed prehistoric, Hellenistic, post-Byzantine and Ottoman period of influence. I must visit.

Date of experience: August 2017
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