Tunnel of Eupalinos, Pythagorion

3.6
#2 of 12 in Historic Sites in Samos
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  • It is amazing if you imagine in 550 Bc that they built from one end of the island to the other pipeline to pass the water and to water the whole island. Really amazing. You go down and follow a 200 m route with the help of the guide who explains everything.
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  • We went on the 20 minute tour which was enough to get a real sense of the claustrophobic atmosphere. They issue helmets which are essential as as particularly at the beginning the roof is low and the ...  more »
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  • Amazing place. Considering it is almost 2500 years old and built with no modern technology starting on opposite sides of the mountain, makes its existence even more incredible. Well worth a visit. Not for those with mobility problems.
  • A great tunnel built from Eupalinos. It was the largest tunnel of its time and a majestic example of fine engineering. Absolutely a must to visit, but note that it may not be suitable for little kids or visitors who suffer from claustrophobia.
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