The Cyclades

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Cyclades - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

Sort by: 12 Recommendations {{numTotalPoiResults}} {{ (numTotalPoiResults===1)?'Recommendation':'Recommendations' }} 0 Recommendations
  • 1. Delos Archaeological Site


    This tiny, sacred place—the fabled birthplace of Apollo—is a testament to Greece’s glorious ancient civilization, home to one of the most fascinating...Read More

  • 2. Agora of the Competialists


    The first monument you'll see, on the left from the harbor, is the Agora of the Competialists (circa 150 BC). The competialists were members...Read More

  • 3. Ancient Theater and Residential Quarter

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Beyond the path that leads to the southern part of the island is this ancient theater, built in the early 3rd century BC. It once sat 5,500...Read More

  • 4. Archaeological Museum of Delos


    This museum is on the road south of the Gymnasium. It contains most of the antiquities found during excavations on the island: monumental statues...Read More

  • 5. Avenue of the Lions

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    One of the most evocative and recognizable sights of Delos is the 164-foot-long Avenue of the Lions. The five marble beasts, which were carved...Read More

  • 6. Gymnasium

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Northeast of the palaestras is the Gymnasium, a square courtyard nearly 131 feet long on each side. "Gym" means naked in Greek, and here men...Read More

  • 7. Mt. Kythnos

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    A dirt path leads up the base of Mt. Kynthos, which is the highest point on the island. Here lie the remains of many Middle Eastern shrines...Read More

  • 8. Sanctuary of Apollo

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Beyond the Sacred Way is one of the most important sites on the island, the Sanctuary of Apollo. Three separate temples originally stood here...Read More

  • 9. Sanctuary of Dionysus

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Immediately to the right of the Archaeological Museum is the small Sanctuary of Dionysus, which was erected about 300 BC. Outside the sanctuary...Read More

  • 10. Sanctuary of the Bulls

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Southeast of the Sanctuary of Apollo is the ruins of the Sanctuary of the Bulls, an extremely long and narrow structure built, it is thought...Read More

  • 11. The Sacred Lake

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    A short distance north of the Sanctuary of the Bulls is an oval indentation in the earth where the Sacred Lake once sparkled. It is surrounded...Read More

  • 12. The Sacred Way

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    East of the Agora of the Competialists you’ll find the entrance to the Sacred Way, which leads north to the temple of Apollo. The Way was once...Read More

No sights Results

Please try a broader search, or expore these popular suggestions:

There are no results for {{ strDestName }} Sights in the searched map area with the above filters. Please try a different area on the map, or broaden your search with these popular suggestions:

Around the Web