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Beautifully conserved site with explanatory panels

This is the only ancient site on Thasos that has received any attention from the authorities. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Olga P
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Athens, Greece
Tranquil Setting

This is not the most impressive set of "ruins" that you will ever see but put together with its... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Big_Jeff_Leo
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the only ancient site on Thasos that has received any attention from the authorities. The ancient buildings are well presented and explained. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not the most impressive set of "ruins" that you will ever see but put together with its lovely location then it is special and very much worth a visit. It is located just a stones away from the popular tourist beach but when...More

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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

The sit is like a wonderful walk through history (or what is left of it). There are a few caves but you can't see much of them, only a little from outside as seen in these photos. The basilica is wonderful, but you have to...More

Thank Emilia C
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

The walk round the peninsular is very pleasant and well worth taking time to explore all there is to see from the ancient buildings to the remains of the old marble quarries, the coastal views and the distant sight of Mt Athos on the horizon....More

Thank P_South
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

You have to walk past a an overcrowded beach, with several dirty bars playing loud music, but it's worth it. Some minutes down the path, the noise evaporates and the atmosphere becomes tranquil and very much enjoyable. We had a wonderful picturesque stroll, taking in...More

1  Thank Nicholas J
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

Well done. Is nice to visit it between two swimming seasions înot the sea. The landscape is breathtaking.

Thank Mihaela H
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

a very nice visit as allways you can if you wish go for a walk all round the headland and see the historical sights the settlement on the hill and the marble quarries they have taken time since our last visit to give something to...More

Thank greekgirl5295
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

We travelled by coach,a very hot day. Walking around the site.Better in the morning due to the heat. Looking out when you reach the top of the site, was a beautiful blue glistening sea.

1  Thank Gillybobs1959
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

This one took us by surprise a bit but it was exactly what we need to get away from the overcrowded beach on a really hot day. There's a map at the entrance with a couple of trails you can take and the attractions you...More

1  Thank lzralx
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Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

It is a way better place to visit than the aliki beach,it is quiet and provides an interesting perspective on the past. Worth seeing

Thank Stefanescu O
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