Ancient Messene, Messini

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  • Here is excavated the ancient Messini. Due to the large surface area, the archaeologists have to do well. You can watch them at work. It is a very interesting site. There is unfortunately a tour.
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  • The space is pretty big and have emerged already and preserved most buildings. This is a high-level archeological site with international standards, although there could be guided at the price of €12. In the field of the Organization lacks enough but the sight is amazing.
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  • If you don't see it you won't believe. Green emerges an entire city. The theatre and the stage beautifully. The Museum is small enough and with a few exhibits. If you find yourself in the area to visit the ancient Messini anyway.
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  • Wow! We went expecting some signs of mosaics and a few stubs of columns. In fact the site is massive with the most awe-inspiring architecture. The stadium/gymnasium was for me the biggest reward - you really could imagine it full of people with the local big-wig sat in command of proceedings on his thronal chair! Well worth a visit.
  • Of all archeological sites seen in Greece, this is #1. A good look takes about 2-3 hours at least. In summertime best in the early morning or late afternoon. There is little shade on this large site. In winter the best time is from noon with some sun. Must see!
  • One of the most beautiful archeological sites in Greece. The City is amazing and needs quite a long time for visiting. Don't forget to take water with you in Summer (there is potable water from the spring next to the Stadium). Outside the site, close to museum is the Arcadian Gate (ask for directions in the museum), don't miss it.
  • Amazingly well preserved ancient city. Shame there are so few visitors. Go there late afternoon when the heat is lower. There's a water cooler!!! fountain on the left side mid way to the stadium.
  • Wonderful experience. Everyone who visits Greece should visit this site. Great work being done by the archaeologists and they need financial support.

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