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Ancient Mycenae

21 km north of Nauplion, Mycenae, Greece
07510 76585
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  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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21 km north of Nauplion, Mycenae, Greece
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07510 76585
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent about an hour going to the top and back down. The highlights were the Lions Gate, the remnants of the palace and the funeral circle near the entrance. The views were extraordinary from all the spots. It's hard to believe that this site...More

Thank Ramadama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did an organised trip here. First to the tomb of ? they're not really sure. The construction of the entrance and the roof is amazing how they moved and cut the stones even today would be an amazing feat. Then up the hill to the...More

Thank Perek24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are familiar with the Iliad then this imposing site gives you a sense of power and might that no book can provide. The views are terrific and the site evocative. Highlight is the Treasury of Atreus but be early before the many busses...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The city is an important historical site and is worth the walk, there are remains from 1600 BC. takes around half an hour to an hour.

Thank alonsegs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mycenae dates back to 2000 BC and is located on the Peloponnese Peninsula. It is an approx.. 30 minute drive from the local port. There is a large carpark (free) at the bottom the hill and you enter the actual ruins via the famous "Lions...More

Thank Shayne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ancient Mycenae is something we all have heard about while growing up. So if you passing by or staying near go there! The place is magnificent. While walking you have a feeling like you are a part of the great worlds history! There is...More

Thank Bojan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like most of the reviews here, this site is a must see. Gives a lot to the mind and imagination to ponder and think. Make sure again, plenty of shade and water.

Thank MuhammadDudha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ancient Mycenae is a great place to visit if interested in history or just curious about how people lives millennia ago. I strongly recommend to take a tour of the museum first and get an audio guide for it - this way you can...More

Thank Corina B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this place! The tombs are incredible, especially Atreus' tomb, with it's huge stones. One wonders how they could move them 3000 years ago. The rest of the citadel is really mostly rocks on the ground and you have to imagine how it was...More

Thank ludo70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place gives you a feeling of eternity, I guess Mycenae and Epidaurus as well as other ancient marvels will survive all of us :) i Loved Mycenae, the archeological site and the museum where I saw a few tablets with Linear B, and the...More

Thank Baya A
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Patricia B
25 June 2016|
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Response from Lynne H | Reviewed this property |
You can go as individuals. You buy tickets on site.you can visit Sites without a Guide !
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joseepoirier
14 September 2015|
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Response from grits_are_good | Reviewed this property |
It is kind of a remote location. There were tour groups there with guides and they seemed willing to let others join but I did not see any guides just waiting on site.
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