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Sanctuary of Asklepios

Epidavros 210 52, Greece
+30 2753 022009
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“large site” (2 reviews)
“ancient world” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Epidavros 210 52, Greece
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+30 2753 022009
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"large site"
in 2 reviews
"ancient world"
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"worth a visit"
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"columns"
in 3 reviews
"reconstruction"
in 3 reviews
"interpretation"
in 2 reviews
"birthplace"
in 2 reviews
"stadium"
in 3 reviews
"actively"
in 2 reviews
"olympia"
in 2 reviews
"imagination"
in 4 reviews
"healing"
in 3 reviews
"remains"
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"god"
in 2 reviews
"medicine"
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"ruins"
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"temple"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a great trip in time about the importance of a healthy body...A great site that held in time and gives a spacious idea of the past

Thank geo k
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The amphitheater is truly a wonder but so is the sanctuary. While you have to use your imagination to evoke just how specular this complex was, the birthplace of modern medicine, which stressed a holistic approach we are just now beginning to appreciate once again,...More

Thank psp7
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We three middle-aged Brits visited the Epidavros site on a mid May Saturday afternoon in the heat of the day expecting it to be packed. The €12 adult fee included the theatre and museum too. This was a great deal. As we arrived a coach...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Definitely worth a visit together with a visit to Epidaurus Theater. The Sanctuary was being actively restored while we visited, with archeologists cleaning and putting columns back together.

Thank ip0rter
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

A place when you soul is resting . We had a perfect time exploring the sanctuary of Asklepios. We walked 2 hours . There is a archeological museum where you can see ancient sculptures of Greek goods . The ancient theatre of Epidavros can't be...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

The main attraction of the archaelogical site is the theatre, but the rest of the site is worth a visit too. Unfortunately it isn't in quite such good condition, and a healthy imagination is required in order to picture what it must have been like...More

Thank KGB777
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Overall the site is average after seining Olympia and Mycenae. Tha theater is the best around and the stadium is very good but the majority of the site is average.

1  Thank Lavertykt
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Little remains of the Sanctuary but the are about 4 areas of interest where some reconstruction is being done. The stadium made for a great picture as shown in this review.

Thank Yianni53
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Epidaurus was a well-known health spa, now ruined, but with some reconstruction to give an impression of its scale. There is also a good museum which includes statuary and a display of medical instruments. The main reason for visiting is the theatre, but the remainder...More

Thank Ian C
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Nice example contained within the main site - access to the area is restircted but a good photo opportunity

Thank swift314
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