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Palace of Nestor

Ethnki Odos Kiparissias Pylou, Chora, Pylos-Nestor 246 00, Greece
+30 2763 031437
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THE BEST IN METHONI

the house of herbs was the best place to stay in methoni - very clean -very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
OLGA-TAPIA
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Athens, Greece
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The site is most intereting not only for the state of preservation and the beauty of the palace but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ste0969
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Genoa, Italy
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Ethnki Odos Kiparissias Pylou, Chora, Pylos-Nestor 246 00, Greece
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"entire site"
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"an amazing view"
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"information boards"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the house of herbs was the best place to stay in methoni - very clean -very confortable , very elegant - the view of the balcony was beautifull , the sea warm and friendly for the children, the restaurants with fresh foods and very cheap.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The site is most intereting not only for the state of preservation and the beauty of the palace but also for the display itself, based on contemporary archeological a museological standards. An elevated platform (easily accessible also for disabled people) allow visitors the see the...More

Thank Ste0969
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Reviewed May 11, 2018

You would need to be actively interested in Ancient Greek history to appreciate this site because it is mainly just the remains of the stone walls showing the layout of the palace. There are no arifacts there but it is well documented and really interesting...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

This site is not large but it is well preserved and well documented. There are information materials that are interesting to read. There is also an active archeological section that you can walk through.

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Amazing considering how many years ago it was built. It does not include the findings of the palace, you just get to see the building.

Thank KXAPA
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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

We visited the spot with our son in order to see the remains of the palace and the tomb. The site is up the mountain with great view of the surrounding area and the finding are of unique value. A huge metallic roof of exceptional...More

Thank Mousoudi
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

This site has been restored, and is under continued archaeological research. I was amazed to see a bath tub from almost 3,500 years ago. This is likely the bathtub that Telemachus was bathed in when he visited King Nestor seeking information on the fate of...More

Thank vincedaniels
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Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

We visited the palace on the day we hired a car while staying in the Peloponnese. This is a well cared for site and is well annotated. The remains are very old and so you need to use your imagination during the visit. Wonderful views...More

Thank Lizzymj
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

Amazing archeological site. Nestor's Palace is a very nice site, with very good informations panels and an amazing view. It is a must see for the Homer's and ancient greek history lovers.

Thank Carolina D
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

We loved this place. Covering the ruins is a modern, sleek roof that should survive the ages. The entire site is well done, with placards in English explains the amazing Palace that was here more than 3,000 years ago. The artist's conceptions of how the...More

Thank Louise313
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