Venetian Castle of Santorini, Akrotiri

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Castle · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • If you are visiting this as a destination in itself then you'll be sadly disappointed. The castle is at the summit of the hill in Akrotiri and is free to enter and open 24 hours. There is no onsite.....  more »
  • We visited this castle/fort on December 10. It is located on the highest point in Akrotiri and dates from the time of Venetian rule of the island in the 13th century. Entrance is free and we were the....  more »
  • My friend and I visited the Venetian castle in Akrotiri on a Sunday in late July in the late morning before we decided to go to the ancient Akrotiri Archeological excavation site and to the Red...  more »
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  • A little bit overpriced. Not the best ruins I've seen. It's billed as a Pompei equivalent. Not even close. Still, it was interesting and a great change of pace to the rest of the island.
  • Awesome view in nighttime.
  • Nice location not advised though to anybody with walking dificculties!
  • Pretty nice old ruins. Nice views
  • Beautiful to see the lovely view! I enjoyed it very much to see and imagine the people who lived there. Love that is free and you can take your time. Great place 🌿

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