Photo: Jean Housen

Temple of Aphaia

This magnificent Doric temple lies just 2 kilometers east of Mesagros on a hill overlooking the turquoise waters of the sea. Impressively 24 of its 34 columns remain, making it one of the best preserved ancient sanctuaries in all of Greece. It was built sometime between 500-480 and its pediments contained scenes of the Greek victory in the Trojan War.

Photo: Jean Housen

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Aphaia, Aigina 180 10, Greece

+30 22970 32398

efadyat@culture.gr

odysseus.culture.gr/h/3/eh351.jsp?obj_id=2354

Entrance Fees:
  • Full: €6
  • Reduced: €3
Opening Hours - Winter
  • 10:00-17:30
Opening Hours - Summer
1st of May 2016 - 31 of September
  • 08:00-20:00

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