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Fort Roupel

| Aftokinitodromos Thessalonikis Serron, Near Promahonas, Sidirokastro 62300, Greece
+30 2321 095100
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A piece of History that will touch your Heart!

Hospitable soldiers offer an excellent and touching tour of Fort Roupel. Diving into history... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2018
Lydia32
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London, United Kingdom
For all ww2 buffs and family

Fort Roupell was built in 1914 and became part of the Metaxas line in the 1930s and used for... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
Bob R
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Sydney, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Aftokinitodromos Thessalonikis Serron, Near Promahonas, Sidirokastro 62300, Greece
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

Hospitable soldiers offer an excellent and touching tour of Fort Roupel. Diving into history, watching the pictures of the soldiers that fought there, one feels as it was only yesterday those heroic battles took place..... You will feel like memories come to life as if...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Fort Roupell was built in 1914 and became part of the Metaxas line in the 1930s and used for defence against the Germans in 1941 and is great to visit. I f you give them a call before you go they will arrange an English...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Despite the biting wind we really enjoyed our visit to Rupel fort. The young Greek soldier assigned to our English speaking party was excellent even when the wind literally took his breath away. He gave us all the information about the fort and the last...More

1  Thank sjf62
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Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

If you love learning about history you must visit the Fort Roupel. In there you can learn a lot of new things about the history of Greece during the World War II.

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Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We went here as a couple and there were 4 tour buses already there, the soldiers gave a great presentation of the importance of this site and the whole Metaxa fortification. Even though there were many people, it didn't feel crowded or hurried. The underground...More

Thank Cynthia B
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Reviewed May 12, 2016

It is a Greek fortress built in 1914 and it contributed to stop the German-Bulgarian invasion of Greece that took place in 1941. It has been included in the 1930’s –the Metaxas Line, the Greek line of defense. It is a MUST visit especially for...More

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