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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with a friend as it’s a very historic site. Amazed at how well preserved the site is in places. Interesting for people with history in mind.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed February 14, 2019

nice to go and see if you are interested in that type of thing I went for the views over the town they are good and the ride on the train up is an experience

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 22, 2018

This place is absolutely stunning. To see archaeological ruins on such a massive scale is a sight to behold. Make sure you have some water though as it is such a large open space with little shade.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018

On a slope about 4km to the southwest of the town of Kos lies the most important and most impressive archaeological site of the island of Kos: the ancient healing sanctuary of Asklepios, the god of medicine. On previous visits I had rented a bicycle...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank saronic
Reviewed November 6, 2018

An amazing place to visit so much history and so much to see an incredible site and fantastic views with atmosphere.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ccorsa22
Reviewed November 2, 2018

This was a place where people came to be treated for ailments: all based on the teaching of Hippocrates and his followers. They began in one area of the site, where they were cleaned, observed, and passed on for treatment. There was much mumbo-jumbo, but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

The detail on the stonework never ceases to amaze me at these sites. A well kept place and the only one we visited which was being monitored by staff.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lsoulsby38
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Fantastic photographic experience, so much detail and history embedded into this archeological site. Lots of steps to climb but the views are worth the effort. We spent 2hrs there soaking up the history and sunshine in October. There is a vending machine for cold drinks...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

Its a little off the beaten path and a fairly steep climb but once up, there's an entrance fee of 8 euros per adult. You'll need no more than 45 mins to experience the entire place with some amazing views to be had over the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing it's a Large site with a lot to see and history behind it. There are a lot of steps to the top but the views are amazing! There is a path around the side for those who may struggle with the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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tune151
March 5, 2018|
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Response from EllenandRichard55 | Reviewed this property |
We have just stayed at the Kosta Palace on the harbour in Kos Town which we would highly recommend but there is lots of accomodation in that area for around £30 per night which you can check out on booking websites
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tune151
March 5, 2018|
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Response from Paul K | Reviewed this property |
Hi Alan. Unfortunately I can not help you. It was my first trip at the island. However if I were you I would ask where Antonas fish tavern is in Kos.
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Less than 10EUR for adult
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