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Acrocorinth

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According to our guide, this fortress we see today were build only a few centuries ago and did never played an important part of the Greec history - apart from the mysterious history of virgins seeking refuge up here with the hope to loose their...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ragnar Georg S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The pictures that I've loaded are all from INSIDE the walls, to give you an idea of how large the complex is. We spent about 2 hours here, and wish we could have spent all day exploring. It's beauty is only surpassed by its historical...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JimBinDallas
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Great site! It's a massive Byzantine Era castle with plenty of nooks and crannies to explore if you have the time. Allow about 45 mins to walk to the summit of the Castle which you can access via a set of steps through the Castle...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MrComicBookGuy
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

The road twists up from the archeolical site to the first of a total of three gates of the acrocorinth citadel. The acrocorinth has been fortified since prehistoric times, and at its peak at 575mtr. Traces have been found of the famous temple of Aphrodite....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DaveD2527
Reviewed October 8, 2018

I am glad I had my hiking boots on the day we visited Acrocorinth. Just looking at the pictures reminds me of the difficult trekking over ROCKS. I visited a Byzantine church and several buildings while my husband climbed to the top of the fort....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karen G
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Wherever you are in the ruins or village of ancient Corinth, it is there looking over you, an imposing site. We were extremely disappointed that it closes @ 3pm and didn't get there early enough to visit....next time! Management say it's cost cutting as there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Helenjen
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We stopped by Acrocorinth (Ancient ruins of Corinth) on route from Athens Airport to Costa Navarino in Kalamata, Greece. This is a FREE admission castle/fortress on top of a mountain close to the coastline. The route is not well-marked but we used WAZE mapping app...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

So, I visited today Acrocorinth. I went with my mother and my uncle and aunt. We drove there with our car. If you don’t have one, I would recommend you go on foot. It’s too high up. It is a very big area, the highest...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Natii P
Reviewed September 12, 2018

The castle itself is pretty extraordinary. Of course it's not in pristine condition due to the numerous battles. However, it's size is impressive. Definitely not for young children or people who are not ready to walk up moderately steep inclines. I would absolutely recommend the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sam C
Reviewed September 3, 2018

My son and I loved hiking around Acrocorinth. Great views from all sides. The site is so vast with many points of interest. It was a highlight of our 8 days of touring.

Date of experience: June 2018
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February 28, 2017|
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Response from travelinm2014 | Reviewed this property |
Here is the info I got from our friend in Greece as for contact info: We had 2 full 12 hour days planned to see Delphi and north and then another day for Corinth - Mycene - Epidarvos - Naphlion areas Vlachos Yiannis /Taxi... More
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Response from Susan L | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry you had this experience today! It closes at 3 pm (1500) during winter hours so they advise that you must be down the mountain by that time. My suggestion is to go in the morning (and for sure on a clear day... More
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