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Dr Stavros Vlizos
Amykles Research Project
Benaki Museum
Koumbari 1, 106 74 Athens
Tel.: +30 210 367 1091

Ephorate of Antiquities of Lakonia
59 Agisilaou Str., 231 00 Sparta
Tel.: +30 27310-25363

How to get there

The distance between Athens-Amyklaion is 225 km and it can be covered by buses (KTEL) and/or car.

By bus: From the KTEL station in Kifissos the route via Tripoli takes approximately 3 hours. KTEL run 6 services per day to and from Sparta. For information and ticket reservations you can communicate with the following stations of KTEL buses: Athens (100 Kifissou, Tel. +30 210-5124913) and Sparta (Tel.: +30 27310-26441).

By car: from Athens it is a 3-hour drive, via national road of Athens-Tripolis and when in Tripoli, you take the exit to Sparta. From Sparta, you head to the national road Sparta-Gythion and after five km you will find the crossroads leading to the Archaeological Site of the Sanctuary of Apollo Amyklaios, at the hill of Agia Kyriaki