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Da Capo Colonna a Le Castella

Riserva Marina, Crotone, Italy
+39 0962 921111
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Definetely worth a visit. Quite area we loved the little church! There is also a small museum... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Sylvia v
via mobile
Great history go visit

We went here on a Monday but the Monument was closed disappointed as we were told about the history... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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30 Jul 2017
19 Jun 2017
“Great history go visit ”
Riserva Marina, Crotone, Italy
+39 0962 921111
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Definetely worth a visit. Quite area we loved the little church! There is also a small museum, explanation is unfortunately only in Italian

Thank Sylvia v
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We went here on a Monday but the Monument was closed disappointed as we were told about the history and significance of the site ... go visit

Thank ThePhotographer1
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This was a another great castle to visit however was very very touristy and quite busy. One of the few that charge admittance.

1  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Today a lone 6th BC Doric column stands which marks the spot of the Temple Hera Lacinia. the area first settled by by Greeks in 7 BC . free of Charge

1  Thank chestercarbone
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The first Temple to Hera on this site was built in 7 CBC, by the citizens of Crotone, colony of Achaian Greeks. The extra-mural Sanctuary marked the end of territory of Crotone polis on the southern end of Taranto bay. It was large, well-known Pan-Hellenic...More

3  Thank Superkatt
Reviewed 24 May 2015

It is a shame how the authorities prevent the visitor from enjoying this great place. Barriers everywhere. No possibility to see any detail of the excavations. You could not even get a view of the coast. Most eastern point of Calabria. But not accessible. In...More

1  Thank Thomas D
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This is not a common place. The midway between Greece and Sicily. Everything happened here and everyone was here from the early times of mythology. Close your eyes and you will see the ship of Ulysses passing by near the horizon, in the sun on...More

7  Thank Dante T
Reviewed 12 August 2013

A sole remainder of what was a big temple in the greek era. One of the highlists of culture in calabria. You need some imagination tough

2  Thank Tom_Ottantatre
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Response from chestercarbone | Reviewed this property |
free of charge , need a taxi or car rental it's about twenty minutes away and to far to walk.the attraction dates back to a Greek city and predates the Roman Empire .