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Agia Sofia - Paleokastro

Arkassa 85700, Greece
+30 2245 061465
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Re-living the past

Our hotel was actually so close to this ancient acropolis that we couldn't have left it there at... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
TinusHendriks
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Delft, The Netherlands
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Cute small church

While on family vacation in Arkasa by Ayios Nikolaos beach, you can find this small, cute church... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Mp74523
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Burlington, Vermont
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Arkassa 85700, Greece
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+30 2245 061465
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Our hotel was actually so close to this ancient acropolis that we couldn't have left it there at our doorstep. But the sites (both the small church, its mosaic floors from another older church, and the acropolis at the top of the mountain where very...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

While on family vacation in Arkasa by Ayios Nikolaos beach, you can find this small, cute church. Situated at the beginning of the paleokastro is a very relaxing place to watch the sun set.

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

My girlfriend and I visited these ruins pushed by curiosity. No one was there to protect the site. The shore, along the way that leads there, was plenty of garbage. The ruins also were not preserved as they should be: a huge tyre was abandonned...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2014

Karpathos is not know by its ancients sites, although by know. The paleokastro is a small church with some mosaics and columns in the back yard. It is a minor site,but if you have time it worths the visit. There road signs in the city...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2014

I definitely like the way Greeks treat their ancient heritage. The most valuable are kept behind fences and with admission fees to keep on excavating and researching while the less important ones are usually for free. Which is remarkable compared to middle Europe, where you...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2013

It is an old church !! !! In the courtyard of the church and inside there are many psifidota!!!! It is a beautiful archeological site on the island worth visiting!!!

1  Thank etsianou
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Reviewed 5 October 2012

this is certainly one of the best archeological sites on the island, you will feel the past years of the history here..

1  Thank michalis1970
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