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Great little site

Much smaller than Faistos. Some great finds here now on display at Heraklion museum of archeology... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2018
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Minoan and Mycenaean

A hidden archaeological site, near by Faistos. The core of the ancient settlement is Minoan... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2017
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

A great pair with Phaistos and a really atmospheric site. Small but diverse with lots of features you can see and touch- unlike knossos etc. W ehad the place to ourselves for the first hour and a half. Don;t miss the tiny chapel on site...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

This is a small site containing the ruins of a Minoan settlement. Definitely things of interest to see here, pots, tiled floors, water channels (and the little church on the hill is very nice) but as there are very few information boards I would suggest...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Agia Triada is not as grand as some of the other Minoan sites, but it is beautiful and calm and a welcome break from the sites deluged in bus loads of tourists. We were the only people there at 9:30 in the morning and it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

I visited Agia Triada with my 17 year-old daughter today, and we spent about 2.5 hours exploring the site. Luckily, we had bought the guidebook at Phaistos which also covers this site, otherwise we would have not have had a clue, as there are no...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

I love history and culture things , I would recommend this site only if u have enough time in crete ,lovely quick visit to the site will be more than enough to u , u need to read about the place to be able to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

This site is so unique as it is not that of a palace, but of a town with the market and a royal villa. Unfortunately only the foundations remain of the town so it is quite hard to make out where the houses are and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Giulia P
Reviewed May 19, 2018

The main point of interest is to see where such treasures as the beautiful Ayia Triada sarcophogus which is a highlight of the Heraklion Museum was found. Also found here were the fascinating Harvester Vase,the Boxer Rhyton & the Chieftan Cup. It is still an...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

Much smaller than Faistos. Some great finds here now on display at Heraklion museum of archeology. Get the key from ticket office for tiny church to see very old frescoes.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank sajt293
Reviewed October 19, 2017

A hidden archaeological site, near by Faistos. The core of the ancient settlement is Minoan, extended by the Mycenaean conquerors.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 30, 2017

This is about 3kms from Phaistos, but you'll need a car or taxi to visit it. Once again, it is poorly signed with little or no information, which makes it confusing since the Myceneans developed the site later on. The palace lies to the SW...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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