We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
624
All photos (624)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“agia marina”(37 reviews)
“entrance fee”(9 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
74°
54°
Aug
67°
47°
Sep
54°
37°
Oct
Contact
Greece
Website
+30 2297 032398
Ways to Experience Temple of Aphaia
from $160.00
More Info
from $1,200.00
More Info
Reviews (784)
There are newer reviews for Temple of Aphaia
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
373 results
Traveler rating
280
71
19
3
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
280
71
19
3
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsagia marinaentrance feepistachio ice creambeautiful siteday tripsmall museumstunning locationworth the tripinformation boardssouvenir shopmain townsaronic gulfacross the roadaegina islandtaxi driverpine treessmall island
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
21 - 30 of 373 reviews
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Limited information on site - get information handy before. The ticket will give you a very brief leaflet. Available parking on the bottom of the hill. Coffee and restaurant next to the parking. Bus will leave you on the parking. Allow 20 min max to...More

1  Thank Christeen64
Reviewed June 23, 2018

This temple is lovely to see if you have extra time on the island. If you are only making a short day trip, I would instead recommend that you rent a car and instead prioritise a drive around the island, taking in the sights, and...More

1  Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

It is truly grand. A spectacular Temple located up on a mountain! It was truly worth it! Kids are free and 6 Euro per adult

Thank ruggerob123
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Close to the northern seacoast of Aegina, looking both at Parthenon and Poseidon Temple at Sunion, it remains a must-to-visit temple despite the stealing of precious parts by German.

Thank imonacholias
Reviewed June 10, 2018

I almost don't want to leave a review of this place, because it's so stunningly tranquil. It's one of the best temple sites I've been to, and with very few visitors, too.

Thank 265sarahjanes
Reviewed June 2, 2018

The Temple of Afaia Athina stands at the highest point of the island, just before the visitor starts descending to the resort of Agia Marina. It is well preserved, although empty of all it sculptures which 'reside' at the Museum of Berlin. There is a...More

2  Thank NonPitt
Reviewed May 23, 2018

We have enjoyed exploring this archaeological site. It's way more impressive in reality than in any picture of it that we have seen before, due to the surrounding nature and great scenery from the top of the hill. I can't figure out how this temple...More

Thank Jazzumbo
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Magnifence and feelings of overwhelm as you climb the steps to the Temple of Aphaia. How brilliant these people were, to create such a masterpiece in times of old. Was under maintenance when we were there, but still brilliant photo opportunity. Can be over-raught with...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Usually I've a fair idea built up in my mind before visiting a site either through photographs or literature but the scale and setting of this site left me in awe. It's a credit to the keepers of this monument and a lesson for others...More

1  Thank tcpEire
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful monument & surroundings in the north of the island. Then we had a coffee in the nearby shop with the amazing view - it was quiet and peaceful! Very nice!

Thank Jenny P
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Barbara D
January 6, 2018|
Answer
Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of any lighting at this particular site, it is defiantly not like Athens but it is still a very impressive site. Be wary of transportation buses are few so you will need to walk down to agia marina and be... More
1
Vote
janwhite213
March 14, 2017|
Answer
Response from kazz50 | Reviewed this property |
From my recollection, 100 yd from gate. Not a huge slope but ground obviously not entirely even as this is an antiquity. The cost was I think about €20 for taxi and €12 for entrance for two. I really loved it. I have visited... More
0
Votes
George D
February 12, 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Turnkey56 | Reviewed this property |
There is probably a 100 yard walk up hill but flat at the top where temple is located. I would not say it is steep but a gradual incline.
2
Votes