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Larissa Ancient Ruins

Larisa, Greece
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Lively city center

The city center of Larissa is filled with history and taverns. Lots of young people fill the bars... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Noa i
excellent setting

it is worth visiting it because it is in the centre. You can see from above but you cannot enter... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

The city center of Larissa is filled with history and taverns. Lots of young people fill the bars and taverns around the ancient ruins. Unusual combination but it works! Larissa surprised us and turned out to be a worthwhile stop on our trip to Greece.

Thank Noa i
Reviewed 29 March 2017

it is worth visiting it because it is in the centre. You can see from above but you cannot enter since they are still excavating.

Thank antigoni-ka
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We enjoyed a nice and relaxing walk within this historic site, which can be easily reached through the beautifully rehabilitated Larissa center. It is a nicely and professionally restored ancient site, just below the hill top; and on the hill top parts of the also...More

2  Thank Martin Z
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Very interesting part of the city. Try to go with some local people for them to explain you. If you love history, you must go!

Thank ValBrocker
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Basically, almost everywhere in Greece, you will find some samples of the Ancient times. I am Greek and, specifically, I am from Larissa, so some people might say I am biased, but you will love seeing the ancient ruins and the Ancient Theatre. If you...More

Thank MatinaTz
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

You can will totally visit this place. If you go by morning there is no one around, some friendly cafeterias and taverns although if you try to go by night the place is very crowded. You'll see people hanging around with their friends, drinking beers...More

Thank GeorgeL_Stav
Reviewed 20 June 2016

You will like this if you like ancient things. On highest spot of the city(still no high). 3 minutes of the center. At the summer is full of young people on the square but you will find a lot of restaurants and bars in this...More

Thank Konstantinos E
Reviewed 8 May 2016

This is the place that you gonna enjoy your coffee. Plenty of cafe around the ruins. You gonna take a lot of pictures!

Thank Kondtantinos P
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Beautiful manicured grounds which are visibly from the pavement for everyone to enjoy. Lovely meeting place with bars located all about.

1  Thank Angela H
Reviewed 20 April 2016

It is certainly not the most impressive ruin one could see in the Greece but as it is in the center of Larissa it is definitely worth having a short visit.

Thank Marc C
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