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Spectacular views and interesting snapshot of history

Really interesting ruin to potter around with few others the twice we visited. It's an enormous... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
emat822
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Scotland, United Kingdom
Amazing

A journey in history and in the past Very well restored castle and amazing view when you climb to... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
christos-ele
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Giannitsa, Greece
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Really interesting ruin to potter around with few others the twice we visited. It's an enormous site and there is loads to investigate with few areas that are restricted. The information boards are somewhat limited and we would happily have paid for a guidebook. No...More

Thank emat822
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Was looking forward to visiting the Kastro. It does have some amazing views of the area once you've tackled the climb up the hill, it is certainly worth the effort. Unfortunately the venue has been left to ruin which is a real shame I would...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

A journey in history and in the past Very well restored castle and amazing view when you climb to the top

Thank christos-ele
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Built by Byzantines who fortified this ancient acropolis, the castle of Myrina had many tenants. Byzantines, Venetians, Genoese, Turks. It's strategical place made it too hot to pass by. It is not accidental that is the largest castle in the Aegean sea! More than that...More

1  Thank PanosMatz
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This castle is in the port of Myrina. It overseas all of Myrina. The views are spectacular and it looks awesome at night. To get to it is a nice walk uphill. Would definitely recommend if anyone is visiting Limnos.

Thank Stratisss
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Located at the peninsula of Myrina the castle gives a panoramic view of the whole area. It is great for the whole family. Ideally go after 18:00 as there is nothing up there for refreshments and there is limited shade. At sunset try to be...More

1  Thank George D
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This ancient fortress towers above the beautiful village cove Myrina. It is a fairly easy hike up to the top and offers a multitude of spots each with their own unique beauty. There are descriptive boards along the way which tell the history of various...More

Thank BAYeager
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Great historical castle with amazing view! The best time to visit is after eight, you can see the very romantic sunset!!

Thank MARTIN E
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

The castle in Myrina is a great place to explore. There is no entry fee, and due to its height on the hill, it's very quiet. It's recently been tidied up since my first visit with paths cleared and made safer and the addition of...More

1  Thank kingscrossmark
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The castle views from the top are sensational with wide view of the marina. And the bay to the west and is almost like looking from an aeroplane down onto the island and seeing the view with deep blue sea is in the distance the...More

Thank Con K
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JennyD242
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It's a long hard walk in the heat so may be a struggle... they've improved the way up enormously with the new path but it may still be too much. You could try and if it gets too much there are seats halfway up to rest for a... More
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