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18 Mar 2018
“Beautiful peaceful location”
4 Oct 2017
“Atmospheric location”
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

This place was really an unexpected bonus. I hadn't originally been planning to come here and only stumbled on it by chance after looking through some tourist information in Nafplio. But it was well worth a visit. I had the entire site all to myself...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank KGB777
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This site is on the way to Mycenae but does not have many visitors. For some reason there was no charge on the day we visited. The plus to this site is the location on a small rise above the plain. There are no major...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

My husband and I arrived here in the morning, and we were the only ones here. It is a wonderful site, if you love archeology. If you aren't that into archeology, it's still a great stop, due to the beautiful scenery. The ruins are fairly...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Elle1968
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

A very special feel at this site which has been an important place from Neolithic times up the the Romans. We had the place to ourselves which is a shame as it deserves to be better visited. It's not well signed, and although our guidebooks...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Grahamell
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Hera, the wife of Zeus, the chief Olypmian God, this is her place. You will discover the serenity, the valley, the spaciousness that she evoked. A diversion worth taking.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank JerseyMammaGR
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We have visited the Heraoin on dozens of occasions and consider it very special. It lies between ancient Mycenae and Midea, sites that should also be visited, in the heart of Homeric Greece. It contains layers of history: the older temple that burned down, the...More

Date of experience: January 2016
4  Thank Mirrorman
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Some 10 km inland from Argos, lies the greatest Ancient sanctuary of the Argolid, the Heraion, or Sanctuary of Hera Argeie. Here was a place of worship of Hera, the very important deity of the region, for both ancient Argos and Mykene. Sanctuary is most...More

Date of experience: May 2014
4  Thank Superkatt
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Some 10 km inland from Argos, lies the greatest Ancient sanctuary of the Argolid, the Heraion, or Sanctuary of Hera Argeie. Here was a place of worship of Hera, the very important deity of the region, for both ancient Argos and Mykene. Sanctuary is most...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank Superkatt
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