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If you visit Ios you must go to Homer's grave. Its near to Chora, you ll get there in about 10... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
πρίγκιπας β
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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Atmospheric and peaceful

The so-called Homer's Tomb is at the far north of the island and well worth a trip (assuming you... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Gorgeous10
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

If you visit Ios you must go to Homer's grave. Its near to Chora, you ll get there in about 10 minutes if you drive your own car. Spectacular view , a minimal tumbstone and many goats around. Dont forget to built your own stone...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

The so-called Homer's Tomb is at the far north of the island and well worth a trip (assuming you have transport). Empty roads, an exposed and isolated setting with lots of atmosphere and no people.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Homer's tomb is a little out of the way--but a nice drive to the north of Ios. Whether he is burried there or not, it is a great (and short) place to visit. People leave coins at the spot or make rock stackings. I took...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Whether or not this is actually the Tomb of Homer is a moot point. It is great to pay homage to such a great figure, and the site is beautiful. We came here on quads, and it was a lot of fun. It was nice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ghotai
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

A great hike that gets you to a small Gill with great view. Need to walk 10 minutes(uphill and stairs). Used sneakers

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sofia S
Reviewed 17 January 2018

very interesting place, part of not only ios{ history but of all greece!! the tomb is amazing!! must see!!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The views from the tomb on the hill are breathtaking. Visitors have stacked stones everywhere on the hill. Very little else to see as reflected in the other reviews. The drive to the tomb is around the mountains. The roads are quiet and the route...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Homer’s Tomb. When we hired a quad our first destination was Homers Tomb. The landsacape on the way to the tomb was beautiful and the tarmac road was in excellent condition (not like the usual Greek roads). We came across some pretty purple flowers and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank r0bertkeiths
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Not much to see at the tomb, but the views were good and the walk was easy. No charge to get in and not crowded.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Shelley D
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Nice place, with wonterfoull view on the sea. very nice the street to come here. there ise nothing, no bar or restaurant. but if you like story have to go! i dont stay but i think it is nice at night for see the stars

Date of experience: September 2017
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