Built over a magnificent bay on the eastern side of Argolida, Epidaurus combines natural beauty with cultural heritage. Deep blue beaches are linked wit to the verdant pieces of land, creating a highly seductive image for the visitor. Word widely Epidaurus is famous for its archaeological heritage. One of these, “Asklepion”, which according to myth was built in honor of the god of medicine “Asclepius” and was the most important hospital of ancient Greece. The most important monument, which still attracts the interest of visitors, is the “ancient theatre of Epidaurus” (4th century BC), which initially offered entertainment to the patients. Today the “Epidaurus Festival” with dramatic performances of ancient Greece, offers an unforgettable experience to attendees.
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