Ancient Asini in Tolo, Peloponnese
Tolo Sights & Monuments - The fascinating historic site of Ancient Asini in Tolo, Peloponnese is just a short 10km drive from Nafplio and only 1km from Tolo. With its noteworthy collection of Mycenaean tombs, including the well-known Barbouna necropolis, Ancient Asini is a must-visit for any history buff. This impressive settlement's remains span a wide range of ancient periods, including pre-Mycenaean, Mycenaean, geometric, archaic, and Hellenistic times. Dating back to the third century BC, the Hellenistic period saw the construction of the citadel, or acropolis, and walls, which still feature a large tower. These structures were later rebuilt during the Byzantine era. Don't miss out on the chance to explore the rich history of Ancient Asini in Tolo, Peloponnese.