Ancient Messene

  • Ancient Messene: Ancient Messene - © Flickr user
  • Ancient Messene: Ancient Messene - © Panos Ginis
  • Ancient Messene: Ampitheatre - © Flickr user - Steve McCraig
  • Ancient Messene: View of the Stadium of Ancient Messene - © Flickr user Franco Pecchlo
  • Ancient Messene: Columns - © Flickr user Steve McCraig
  • Ancient Messene: Ancient Portol at Messene - © Flickr user - Thomas Cloer
  • Ancient Messene: View of the Odeon - © Wiki user - Herbert Ortner
  • Ancient Messene: View of the Ancient Asclepeion - © Wiki user - Rossignol Benoit

Key information: Ancient Messene

    • Circuit the fabulously preserved, fortified, ancient site of Messene with its 9km walks. Add an ascent up Mt. Ithomi, with its dilapidated monastery and fragments of an ancient sanctuary. Marvellously atmospheric.
      • Sunflower?s Landscapes of the Southern Peloponnese has 30 walks, including on this walk. Find relevant books by using our Amazon search function:
        • ANYONE GOT ANY GOOD PHOTOS? WE WOULD BE DELIGHTED TO POST THEM!
  • Circuit the fabulously preserved, fortified, ancient site of Messene with its 9km walks. Add an ascent up Mt. Ithomi, with its dilapidated monastery and fragments of an ancient sanctuary. Marvellously atmospheric.
    • Sunflower?s Landscapes of the Southern Peloponnese has 30 walks, including on this walk. Find relevant books by using our Amazon search function:
      • ANYONE GOT ANY GOOD PHOTOS? WE WOULD BE DELIGHTED TO POST THEM!
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    Walkopedia rating

    • Walkopedia rating87
    • Beauty29
    • Natural interest13
    • Human interest16
    • Charisma30
    • Negative points1
    • Total rating87
    • Note: Modernity

    Vital Statistics

    • Length: 14.9km
    • Maximum Altitude: 799m
    • Level of Difficulty: Moderate

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    Ancient Messene: Ancient Portol at Messene - © Flickr user - Thomas Cloer
    Ancient Messene: View of the Odeon - © Wiki user - Herbert Ortner
    Ancient Messene: View of the Ancient Asclepeion - © Wiki user - Rossignol Benoit

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