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Palace of Nestor

Ethnki Odos Kiparissias Pylou, Chora, Pylos-Nestor 246 00, Greece
+30 2763 031437
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Lovely archaeological site

We visited the palace on the day we hired a car while staying in the Peloponnese. This is a well... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Lizzymj
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A jump in the Odissey

Amazing archeological site. Nestor's Palace is a very nice site, with very good informations panels... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Carolina D
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Ethnki Odos Kiparissias Pylou, Chora, Pylos-Nestor 246 00, Greece
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We visited the palace on the day we hired a car while staying in the Peloponnese. This is a well cared for site and is well annotated. The remains are very old and so you need to use your imagination during the visit. Wonderful views...More

Thank Lizzymj
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Amazing archeological site. Nestor's Palace is a very nice site, with very good informations panels and an amazing view. It is a must see for the Homer's and ancient greek history lovers.

Thank Carolina D
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We loved this place. Covering the ruins is a modern, sleek roof that should survive the ages. The entire site is well done, with placards in English explains the amazing Palace that was here more than 3,000 years ago. The artist's conceptions of how the...More

Thank Louise313
Reviewed 23 September 2017

an archaeological site with elevated platform to look down on palace ruin, giving a good idea of the layout etc. good sign boards explaining all. handicap accessible with ramps and elevator to there and then weide broad walkways above. that was a neat feature (we...More

Thank travinfo60
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Was travelling with someone not initially as curious as me about Mycenaean Greece and it was this site that really sparked off her interest. It's a relatively small-ish area, mostly under a large roof that keeps the sun off. You don't walk among the knee-high...More

Thank DavidJonesBirmingham
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The castle is very old so interesting for history of Greece. But you can find just th old walls and not so much left. Respirators did a good job to tell you the history behind the found walls. A great animation of the old castle...More

Thank Ri S
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Very kind staff, very interesting information. A very well-groomed place, as appropriate in a palace!

Thank Alexadra S
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The most well-preserved Mycenaean Palace in Greece is located in the area of Pylia and is Palace of Nestor, the famous king of Pylos. It is located 4 kilometers south of the village of Chora on the hill of Epano Eglianos at a distance of...More

1  Thank MuhammadDudha
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Palace is on a small hill, not so far from the Costa Navarino resort. It is incredibly beautiful and most of the times there are few tourists. 30-45 minutes are necessary for a proper visit of this archeological site from where you will also...More

1  Thank Giovanni141967
Reviewed 27 July 2017

a daily tour with family. The palace of Nestor is a covered open museum. there is no tour guide service.

Thank alexandros20172017
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