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Roupel Bunker

| Near Promahonas, Serres, Greece
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A must for the area

I had read about Roupel before visiting but seeing it was so much better than reading about it... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
TheH0neym00ner
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Thessaloniki
An unexpected experience

It was great. Everybody has to go there if they want to learn more about the latest Greek history... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2017
meni4
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Rethymnon, Greece
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| Near Promahonas, Serres, Greece
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

I had read about Roupel before visiting but seeing it was so much better than reading about it. This WW2 bunker extends some 6km underground. You only get to see the first 100m but even so it is an amazing experience. The bunker is still...More

Thank TheH0neym00ner
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

It was great. Everybody has to go there if they want to learn more about the latest Greek history and the bravery of the Greek army in the 2nd World War. It made me to feel proud for being a Greek.

Thank meni4
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We came with our kids to see the battle reenactment, we loved it! We got tired trying to get up there, it was chaotic, not enough space for cars, not enough to busses to get us all up there . I hope the next years...More

Thank XrysaRoi
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful experience.. the resident soldiers were all very polite and offered us a long tour of the site along with a very interesting historical narration. You start from the hillside peak overlooking the Greek-Bulgarian borders and Strymonas river, then you can take a...More

Thank Olga P
Reviewed 1 September 2016

A great place to experience the history of Greece during the German attack in the World War 2 at 1941. A live travel in history with military officers to guide and to recount you in the battles, the heroes, the agony and the story as...More

Thank dim1981kar
Reviewed 30 June 2016

A must for World War II enthusiasts such as myself. The fort is really big and you could easily get lost if not with a guide. What caught my ear the most during the tour is that when the Germans ordered the surrender of the...More

1  Thank christosor
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

If you love learning about history you must visit the Fort Roupel. In there you can learn a lot of new things about the history of Greece during the World War II.

1  Thank kypros2912
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Whatever your sat nav says turn off the motorway at the Roupel Sign and continue up the steep road until you reach a barrier. We were greeted by a smart soldier who in perfect English asked for one of our passports before letting us climb...More

1  Thank Shoreleaf
Reviewed 1 November 2015

A great experience! We visited the the Roupel Bunker where we had the chance to hear the history of the place by a military on the spot. They guided us to see the whole bunker! It was a great experience!

Thank Usofaki
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Very interesting visit of a 2d WW bunker next to the Bulgarian borders. We visited the undergroung bunker in October and the wather was cold, but it was worth it. The guide was a soldier (stationed there) and knew a lot of interesting anecdotes. our...More

Thank verokaro
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