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Mycenae, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Entering the citadel through the prehistoric Lion Gate was absolutely thrilling. This gate was never buried and re-discovered; it's always been known. So not only do you imagine yourself in the age of the Mycenaeans, but also in the footsteps of all the people who...More

Thank TorontoJK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see place. The place is composed of two locations: the treasury and the citadel.. the gate is at the entrance of the citadel., visit the little museum to learn more.. This is the location when Ammaganon mask was found.

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hard to appreciate, when you are standing in front of this structure, that these enormous stones were dragged uphill 3,500 years ago. The lions are also apparently the oldest relief sculptures in Europe. The surrounding cyclopean walls are amazing, and well worth seeing in the...More

Thank Carts123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stop and take a picture when you visit Mycenae. Wasn't that crowded when we were there, but tour buses came frequently.

Thank asquared13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite impressive how architects in the past knew how to build earthquake-resistant structures. Reminiscent of ancient Inca buildings in macchu pichu.

Thank William V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing walking under Lion Gate. The wall is soooo thick, the carving just amazing. A must see. This was the main entrance to the citadel.

Thank busconi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You walk through on way into Mycenae ruins. Best part - ancient, still standing and really impressive.

Thank dkallenfamily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Part of ancient Mycenae, this iconic gate definitely deserves a picture or two. You can't miss it because it's at the very beginning when you walk in.

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is at Mycenae. You will pass through on your way into ruins. Good photo opportunity and leads into area with beautiful views.

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The lions were not very prominent on the gate but i did enjoy the museum there i will put some pictures of the museum's artifacts

Thank rachtrex
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