Ancient Aspis in Argos, Peloponnese
Argos Sights & Monuments - The Ancient Aspis in Argos, Peloponnese has a rich history dating back to the Neolithic era (3,500 BC). The hill of Prophet Elias, also known as Aspis, was home to a well-organized settlement spanning 20,000 sq m during the Middle Helladic period (2000–1600 BC). Although the settlement was abandoned at the start of the Mycenaean period (1600 BC), visitors can still explore remnants of the past, including an underground route believed to be a cistern or basement mentioned in the writings of Pausanias in connection to Danae and the oppressor of ancient Argos, Perilaos. Experience the marvels of Ancient Aspis in Argos, Peloponnese and immerse yourself in a world of ancient history.