Citadel and Treasury of Atreus, Mycenae

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  • August 16, 2017
    Beautiful the Mycenaean Citadel, in a landscape of great beauty. Magical at Lion's Gate. A masterpiece of engineering the Chamber tomb with self-supporting system. Unfortunately rich objects of the Treasury of Atreus at the Museum you can see only one copy.
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  • August 15, 2017
    We managed to arrive during a lull in the stream of visitors so we had the place all to ourselves for quite awhile. You get a true sense of the massive scale standing in the giant doorway under the 12...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    Initially, it was believed that it was the tomb of Agamemnon, but then they discovered that no. It is the tomb of a King with a cupola shaped vault, which is amazing, since we must think that this construction is from the 12th century BC is the Tomb more with these characteristics of Greece. It is next to the city of Mycenae. I recommend visiting the city of Mycenae first if it is hot, because there are more people and not there is shade, and then, from which returns along the same road, stop to visit the Tomb, which is included in the entrance of Mycenae. It is a place which is worth visiting.
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