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Magnificent View

The best place in Chora and in Serifos in general. You can get carried away by the overwhelming... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Athens, Greece
Just 2 hours away from Athens

It's hard to believe this amazing old village is just 2 hours away from Athens by boat (4 hours by... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Paris, France
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Chora, 840 05, Greece
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

The best place in Chora and in Serifos in general. You can get carried away by the overwhelming view. Definetely og there!

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

It's hard to believe this amazing old village is just 2 hours away from Athens by boat (4 hours by ferry). It's magic at sunset but worth a visit anytime of the day.

Thank a_pettersson
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Our sailing ship was left in Faros Bay. According to some descriptions, you can walk to Castro. We were there in the middle of June, but the sun was very strong. I do not recommend walking to anyone. The bus is very rare. Taxis can...More

Thank Attilaahun
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

One visit is enough but necessary! a bit high but totally worth it! After having a nice coffee at the old town halls square and 30' before the sun sets, take the opportunity to visit Kastro and get the best overview of the island during...More

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Probably one of the best medieval Cycladic settlements. The others are the one in the island Astypalaia and Patmos. Very steep, you need to be in a good physical condition to drift in all the little alleys. The old square with the 19th century Town...More

Thank Petros B
Reviewed 17 July 2017

It is not a Castle with the traditional meaning of the word, it is the highest point in Serifos village. The footpath that takes you up and around the summit is scary and exhilarating. The view is amazing and strange because from there you are...More

1  Thank eleniaggeliki
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We got the bus up to the hora 1.80 euros, winding it's way up the hairpin bends to the top,the first time we went it was hot & walking around great views , up to the little churches , through the myriad of pathways, plenty...More

Thank sparkbright57
Reviewed 5 July 2017

this hora is beautiful even if I`ve seen others that are more beatiful in Greece. During day it is nothing special, but with night lights it has some gorgeous corners. Must be seen anyway

Thank ccampioli
Reviewed 4 July 2017

It is worth the hike or bus ride. Climb up on narrow paths above the Hora to the Kastro. You will enjoy great views of Livadi and surrounding areas.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This really is a lovely place, high up above the sea and very quiet. Accessible by car, of course, but also by bus (though there aren't many each day!).

Thank Geoff63CW
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