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Ancient Dion

Dion is an area at the foot of Mount Olympus. It has become famous all around the world because the archaeologists brought to light a significant Macedonian city
The ancient kings of Macedonia had selected Dion as their summer residence. Centuries ago, they built there a settlement, the ruins of which bear evidence of the existence of the ancient Macedonian civilization there.
Archaeologists excavated a remarkable civilization: ruins of an ancient theatre, the market, the baths and the palace. Additionally, the findings of the tombs in the wider area of Dion are remarkable. The majority of tombs is royal tombs and proves the existence of a powerful, flourishing civilization.
Nowadays, we can admire the ruins of this civilization at thee archaeological site of Dion and at the Archaeological Museum of Dion. 



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