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Beautiful Location

Situated on the beach at Agios Stefanos, the Basilica is well worth a visit and spend 30 minutes... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
OLSPBH
,
Stonehouse, United Kingdom
Beautiful ruins by the beach

The Basilica of Agios Stefanos is what the gives the adjacent beach its name. There is no... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
smrgeog
,
Vancouver, Canada
via mobile
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“lovely beach” (3 reviews)
“kastri island” (2 reviews)
“the main road” (2 reviews)
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Agios Stefanos Beach, Kefalos 853 01, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Situated on the beach at Agios Stefanos, the Basilica is well worth a visit and spend 30 minutes looking around the ruins and is situated in a location that lends itself to plenty of superb photographic opportunities

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Basilica of Agios Stefanos is what the gives the adjacent beach its name. There is no admission fee charged and you can walk amongst the ruins. It is a cool sight to see the mosaics which are still are good condition. The basilica appears...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I stayed at a Hotel near this site and nearly every second day of my Holiday I walked to these Ruins They not only left with you with a sense of the Ancient and also such a magical feeling of spirit of History I believe...More

1  Thank Connie I
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

While you are going for a nice bath you can enjoy a short visit to it becase is really close to the beach. It’s easy to reach.

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Of all the basilicas discovered by the archaeological excavation on the island, the most preserved and most preserved is the Basilica of St. Stephen, located near the capital of Isthmia, "in a picturesque rather than the blue (neighboring) style" according to Prof. Anast . K....More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Ancient ruins right on a lovely beach , just so beautiful to explore and take some lovely photographs

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

A really lovey unspoilt spot with fantastic scenic views. Worth going to see.... and have dip in the sea from the rocks.

1  Thank Tony M
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is really heaven on earth. The place is magical, with ruins right next to the beach. Right in front of the beach there's a little island with a typical Greek white/blue church. This is a must visit if you are on kos. There's a...More

1  Thank Maxime v
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

We visited a number of beaches during our time on Kos. This, in my mind, won the top spot. We took a spot only 30 metres from the ruins and a 200 metre swim from the church on its own island. The water is clear,...More

1  Thank Daren T
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

These are really not managed at all. Ie: they're just there in the open and anyone can just come and have a look/climb all over them. Having said that they're in a really unique location and it's pretty interesting to see. Plus it doesn't cost...More

Thank ElmoAbroad
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