Delos

Highly recommended
A windswept desert island, once the site of the Aegean's greatest ancient city and a UNESCO World Heritage Site: this is Delos, the home of Apollo, god of beauty and light. In ancient times, the island played a leading commercial and religious role: the whole of the Greek world came through here. As well as the Temple of Apollo, be sure to see the Terrace of the Lions and the theatre district (2C BC), its houses with mosaics in lively colours. The island is easily reached year round... but has no accommodation.

Useful information

Address : 

846 00 Délos

Opening hours

see Delos practical information

Nearby tourist attractions

Isle of Dílos: Mount Kynthos Isle of Dílos: Mount Kynthos
Isle of Dílos: Mount Kynthos
Dominating the ancient city of marble
2:00
Theatre District, Delos Theatre District, Delos
Theatre District, Delos
Head to Delos' Theatre district to see
0:30
Delos Museum Delos Museum
Delos Museum
The Archaeological Museum of Delos
2:00
Sanctuary of Apollo, Delos Sanctuary of Apollo, Delos
Sanctuary of Apollo, Delos
After the paved open space - the Agora
1:00
Terrace of the Lions Terrace of the Lions
Terrace of the Lions
Looking towards the Sacred Lake, the
Mikonos Mikonos
Mikonos
Mykonos combines great natural beauty
4:00
See all

Other ideas « Nature »

Isle of Dílos: Mount Kynthos Isle of Dílos: Mount Kynthos
Isle of Dílos: Mount Kynthos
Dominating the ancient city of marble
2:00
Mikonos Mikonos
Mikonos
Mykonos combines great natural beauty
4:00
View of Mykonos Town
View of Mykonos Town
The Boni windmill (now restored and
0:30
See all