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Archaeological Site of Kolona

Greece
+30 2297 022248
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Nothing to see. Just a future excavation site with a fence.

Just like the title says nothing to see here it's just a future excavation site with a very old... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Victor I
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Vancouver, Canada
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I want to say thank you to the lovely worker who gave my 4yo a bottle of water, showed us the... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
c0rnisht1ger
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london
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just like the title says nothing to see here it's just a future excavation site with a very old fence around it. It's open to the public but trust me there's nothing to see it's just a field basically.

Thank Victor I
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I want to say thank you to the lovely worker who gave my 4yo a bottle of water, showed us the coolest bits in the museum and then crammed our hands with apricots! As a mum travelling alone with a young one it was a...More

Thank c0rnisht1ger
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We were advised to visit the temple from Vagia Hotel were we were staying. The host though that it was so important to visit that he drove us there himself. The museum is at the end of the port and if you look from the...More

Thank Yon L
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The long column is pretty impressive. You can walk right up to it. There are other structural remains at the site as well. The landscape there is beautiful as it is near the water and is very grassy and full of flowers. The cost is...More

Thank DalesM921
Reviewed 7 December 2016

we walked to the site from the port and it was well worth the effort. lots to see while walking around although most of it is just rubble and holes but it was still very interesting to see how complex the ruin was. the column...More

Thank slightlyheavy
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Even though not much remains of this site, the single column is well worth the visit. The views by the single column are amazing and offer a great view of the site as a whole. The museum on the site is amazing as well

Thank RachaelMildenhall
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Located on the headland the site contains the archaeological museum of aegina which purports to be the oldest in Greece, the temple of Apollo is pretty impressive and would have commanded an excellent view in its day

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Close by the port and downtown Aegina, this is a must if you are history baffle. Great views are included

Thank Irene Lisette C
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this place by accident. Very interesting with a lovely little museum. Nice views over the harbour too. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank blueeyes2016337
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We walked past this enclosed site near our hotel every day - it looked from the outside like a modest archaeological ruin. Not so. Inside the gates, we found the site to contain the remains of a major city settlement dating back to 3,000 BC,...More

Thank seljangolf
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