Lion Gate, Mycenae

4.7
#2 of 10 in Things to do in Mycenae
Lion Gate is located in Mycenae. To visit Lion Gate and other attractions in Mycenae, use our Mycenae tour itinerary planner .
Improve this listing »
Create an itinerary including Lion Gate
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Lion Gate Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
463 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Must it go and think about what are the historical figures were here. You need comfortable shoes, quite steeply.
    View original
  • When I read about a "Lion Gate" I thought maybe it would be kind of cheesy. I was so wrong. The Lions were wonderfully carved and I can only imagine what the heads looked like when they first adorned ...  more »
  • There is a saying that the cyclops have built at least parts of the walls at Mycenae. True or not, the stones used in the walls are huge and would be difficult to move even in our time.  more »
Places to stay near Lion Gate

Plan your trip to Mycenae

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Mycenae

4.4
Duration: 4​h
4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 30​min

Side trips from Mycenae

4.5
Duration: 4​h
4.8
Duration: 2​h
4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Plans to Lion Gate by other users

13 days in Greece BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, culture, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 35 days in Greece BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Greece & Atlanta BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Corinth BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Belgrade & Greece BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA June, teens, kids, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 18 days in Nafplio, Heraklion & Athens BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Greece BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Corinth BY A USER FROM ROMANIA April, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Nafplio BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 29 days in Greece BY A USER FROM ICELAND July, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Athens, Nafplio & Heraklion BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in Croatia & Greece BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, culture, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans