Western Archaeological Zone, Kos Town

4.1
Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Ruin
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  • This is an extensive site that has been much revealed. Unfortunately, the archaeological authroities have run out of funds and it is a little neglected in places. Much of this is due to the Covid...  more »
  • It is amazing that anyone can walk for free through these ruins into houses and sometimes with mosaics. In most countries it would all be roped off.  more »
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  • No information boards to explain what you're looking at but the ruins here are absolutely amazing. Try not to get frustrated by other tourists trampling all over the beautiful mosaics.
  • Particularly fabulous old Roman Road. There is not much in the way of descriptions of the ruins, the information boards at nearby Casa Romana, and The Odeon are much clearer. Be careful not to stray onto Mosaic areas or you'll get reprimanded by the guide. Worth visiting for the Mosaics.

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