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Reviewed September 11, 2018

Greek history place. Wonderful site with a lot of history, you can read the history while you go through the site. Huge columns and beautiful stone sculptures. Would recommend going.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank María M
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Signposted from three main road between the airport and Ireon (sharing the lane with signs to "Mare Zeus beach bar). Entrance was 6 euros adults children free but you could get a combined ticket for the museum at Samos town and one other. The site...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Ali_and_Andy
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Iy you like the history and Greek mithology it is one of the places that you must not miss. You are amazed when you read the story.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MehmetNane
Reviewed August 21, 2018

A huge archeological space, worth visiting, especially for that huge column. Note that you probably should visit the museum in Vathi to see the rest of the scalptures.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

For those interested in history, this place is a must. It is an amazingly interesting place, magnificent remembrance of an era gone. However, a some of things are missing. First, proper access, the roads are not easy to follow and no public transport is offered...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Diego E
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Archaeological sites are a must even on Summer holidays. What if it's a site of Hera?! It is very important for kids, youth and everybody to get introduced to the glorious past and civilisation of the world. Samos in general has a vivid and rich...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank HebaEssam
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Compared with the well known sites in Athens, Olympia or Nemea it is not as well preserved or restored. Even so it amazing to think this is one of the most ancient and important of temples in the ancient Hellenic world. Try to get a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

Went there with a guide, 6 euro for entrance, but nothing much to see, only few stones all around covered with weed - without guide and story there is no purpose to go.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sandra K
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

It is not the best guided site. It is not the best renovated. However, when you try to imagine what the temples would have looked like in “those days” you get really impressed. If you have the slightest interest in history this is a “need...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank annettemunk
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Being in this temple, that has been one of the largest of antiquity, I realize the significance of the place, its history and energy. Definitely everyone should visit the place. I recommend, taking the archaeological tour, by buying the all-places ticket: Temple of Hera, Eupalinos...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Groucho58 | Reviewed this property |
It's around 3.5 miles from the harbour so although walkable it will take longer than Marnix suggests. We hired bicycles and that made for a nice day out. You get a little leaflet to guide you around which was adequate for... More
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