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Listed 7 sub titles with search on: Archaeological sites  for wider area of: "KOMOTINI Province RODOPI" .

Archaeological sites (7)

Ancient acropoles

Prehistoric Acropolis (1200-900 B.C.)

The Acropolis is found on the Kremastos Vrachos hill (Assar-Tepe).

Ancient tombs

At the Karga dere location, which is to the N of the Ismaros Mountain and 7km to the NE of Maroneia, are graves carved into the rocks dating possibly to the Early Christian era.

Macedonian Tomb

The tomb is a variation of the Macedonian, subterranean, built type. It has a dromos, an antechamber and chamber, and is built of soft poros ashlar blocks. The walls are covered with coloured stucco. Two funerary couches forming a right angle are preserved inside the burial chamber. The excavations of the monument begun in 1976 and were completed in the years 1984-1987.

This text is cited Feb 2003 from the Hellenic Ministry of Culture URL below, which also contains image.


The cave of Maronia

MARONIA (Ancient city) RODOPI


A Sacred Congregation

ISMAROS (Ancient city) RODOPI
By David Turner (the site may be Homer's city of Ismaros)

Neolithic settlements

The neolithic settlement at Pardimi is considered to be the most important one in Thrace and one of the most well-known in SE Balkans.

Official pages

Ancient wine presses

MARONIA (Ancient city) RODOPI

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