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Chersonesus National Sanctuary, Sevastopol

Categories: Ruins, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web
A fine example of a Greek colony in the Black Sea region, Chersonesus National Sanctuary occupies a place on the World Heritage List. Explore this ancient site, founded 2,500 years ago, and its wealth of ruins and excavated buildings that include an amphitheater, fortified walls, and residential homes. Visit the on-site museum to see examples of household items and other artifacts on display, which help to document the social, economic, and political history of the Greek colony. Join a guided tour, offered in several iterations with different themes, to learn a bit more about a specific topic related to the site including art, the excavation process, or the medieval churches that were later built around the area. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Sevastopol holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Chersonesus National Sanctuary and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Hersonissos draws its strength and power historical spirit and beauty of the sea and the ancient monuments of architecture, we love just walking here, there were a lot of times very interesting pribit′sâ and roslušat′ all on this site necessarily
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  • Very interesting and informative. Touch to ancient history. Make sure you take a tour guide or join a tour.
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  • Very interesting to wander through excavations, especially when you know what your friends are up to them. When you know the story.
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