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Mystras

Sparta 23100, Greece
+30 2731 083377
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Small-Group Day Trip to Mystras from Kalamata
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Mystras Day Trip from Costa Navarino
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Private Full Day Tour of Mystras Including Lunch from Athens or Nafplio
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  • Average3%
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Sparta 23100, Greece
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+30 2731 083377
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This old monastery it s a realy wonderful! Historical place very close to sparti. Youuat read the history of the place. We went the start of the summer and the weather was hot and this is was a problem because you must to walk

Thank alessandrabof
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have any interest in Byzantine history, do not miss this site. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes (tennis, hiking...).

Thank Voyageurs58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Significant ruins with stunning views overlooking valley. May not be appropriate for those with mobility impairments. Steep climbs and very rocky. No handbars. Can park at lower and upper towns but must climb to castle at the very top.

1  Thank polarbell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the most fabulous Byzantine site with a lot to see. The Palace is currently under restoration and inaccessible but just the view of it is amazing. Monasteries and Churches contain wonderful treasures and the number of buildings is totally impressive. Allow at least...More

Thank Joanne P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is difficult to do it justice but Mystras is out of this world. Phenomenal. Breath taking. Stunning. Could go on. We had the bonus of a car so it meant that we could split the day between the two halves of Mystras. We started...More

1  Thank GazBenj
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

It's quiete beautiful and worth to visit under your own risk. Especially upper part where the castle can be dangerous for children. The entrance fee is 12 euro and we found it very expensive. Till two years ago it was around 7 euro. Children under...More

1  Thank Altug71
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Live the Byzantine era through the churches, palaces and ruins of an amazing center of the byzantine empire. Allocate at least 2 hours, have plenty of water and the right shoes and enjoy! The stuff is incredible on site and don't hesitate to ask them...More

Thank Alexandra P
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Byzantine site. Get there nice and early as not too much shade on the site but there are frequent water points. Beautiful atmospheric set of churches and other Byzantine buildings set on the hills overlooking Sparta.

Thank sdmmb
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This place is very interesting. Despite the many ruins where we can wonder around the monastery is still inhabited. The site is located on a steep hill so its better to have good shoes and visit when its not too hot. Starting from the top...More

1  Thank Yvoya
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Mystras is an extraordinary place, any way you look at it. Essentially it is a sort of Byzantine site, as the remains are mostly related to that era. Many churches and monasteries in the Byzantine style, and castles dating from the Byzantine times. The site...More

Thank Dimitris L
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Response from wilsonwest | Reviewed this property |
There is a public bus from Sparta that goes to very close to mystras. A taxi wasn't too expensive and took us all the way to the top entrance. That have us more flexibility to catch a bus from Sparta to our next destination... More
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