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Perched on the imposing rock of Lindos lies the Acropolis of Lindos, which is the emblematic archaeological site that depicts the past glory of Rhodes. With impressive views from above, the acropolis of Lindos is among the major attractions on the island and travelers from all over the world come there to admire its unique nature. You will be thrilled to climb up the hill and stand on the very same spot where the natives from Lindos stood millennia ago. The feeling is overwhelming, for sure!
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The Acropolis of Lindos was a place of significant historic importance, with a sanctuary dedicated to Goddess Athena Lindia. During its peak, Lindos was in need of an observatory to protect its prosperity and thus the acropolis was structured. It was used as a means of foreseeing the disaster that was about to strike, so that the locals knew how to react and protect themselves. Along with its defensive purposes, the acropolis was a place of religious character. People from the wider area of the island came to this holy place and paid their tribute to the Goddess.
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From the multiple excavations, there is a plethora of findings from the Acropolis of Lindos. You will have the opportunity to admire not only the spectacular vistas from the highest spot of Lindos, but also the magnificent restoration within the premises. Ancient stones carved by talented craftsmen and emblematic formations revealing the value of this place historically, they are all there for you to enjoy. This is without a doubt one of the most prominent historic settlements on the island of Rhodes and one of the most important places of historic value in the Dodecanese. Schedule a tour and you will be compensated with a unique view and a magical encounter with the past!
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