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Tomb of Kleoboulos

Tomb of Kleoboulos Review

Escape the crowds by trekking to the Tomb of Kleoboulos, which is incorrectly named after Lindos's 6th-century BC tyrant Kleoboulos; it's actually the final resting place of a wealthy family of the 1st to 2nd century BC. After about 3 km (2 mi), a 30-minute scenic walk on a stony path across the headland (on the north side of Lindos Bay), you encounter the small, rounded stone tomb. You can peer inside and see the candle marks, which testify to its later use as the church of St. Emilianos.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Look for sign at parking lot near beach above main square. Follow dirt path along hill on opposite side of bay from Acropolis, Lindos, Rhodes 85107
  • Phone: No phone
  • Location: Lindos
Updated: 05-18-2011

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