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Aiolou, Athina 105 55, Grecia, Athens 10555 Greece
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Delphi Day Trip from Athens
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Delphi Day Trip from Athens
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Take a day trip from Athens to Delphi, one of Greece’s most important archaeological sites, all without worrying about transportation or tickets. Admire the scenery en route and tour the Temple of Apollo and other relics as your guide explains the site’s significance. Then, explore Delphi Archaeological Museum to see its classical artifacts. Includes coach travel with Athens hotel (or city center) pickup and drop-off, plus an optional lunch upgrade.
$101.13 per adult
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permia wrote a review Jun 2020
Ireland35,515 contributions1,486 helpful votes
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It makes for a fabulous sight within the atmospheric centre of the Roman city of antiquity. Ingeniously constructed as a weather vane and water clock around the end of the 2nd century BCE, one of its most arresting features is the sequence of friezes on each octagonal side
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Date of experience: March 2020
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130Doug wrote a review Jun 2020
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania1,218 contributions69 helpful votes
November 2018 (not 2019) So this place is considered the world's first meteorological station! I can't imagine it buried up to half its height, but it certainly made a fine bell tower and haven for whirling dervishes. Walk inside here! There isn't much to see, but it's a part
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Date of experience: November 2019
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PaulB wrote a review Feb 2020
Maastricht, The Netherlands1,991 contributions527 helpful votes
The Tower of the Winds (or Horologion of Andronikos Kyrrhestes) is an octagonal Pentelic marble clocktower in the Roman Agora in Athens. The height pf the tower is 12 m (40 Ft), the diameter is 8 m (27 Ft); It is considered the world's first meteorological station. The tower is
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Date of experience: February 2020
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jordanellie41 wrote a review Jan 2020
Bolton, United Kingdom837 contributions234 helpful votes
This ancient clock tower stands at the far end of the Roman Agora and is simplistic in it's architectural design. The door is always open to view inside but there is nothing in there to see.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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SoCalOregonian wrote a review Dec 2019
Murrieta, California9,191 contributions955 helpful votes
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The “Tower of the Winds”, created by Andronikos, in the Roman Agora was erected in 2nd century BC. Built of marble, octagonal in shape and about 4 stories tall it was originally a water clock and later utilized as a church. Around the outside of the building on the frieze are
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Date of experience: December 2019
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