Kastrologos
Castles of Greece

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Corinth, Corinth, Corinthia,Peloponnese

Hexamilion Wall

or Ioustinianian wall  
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Hexamilion Wall
Location:
On the old NR to Corinth, 2km after the Isthmus (and at other places around there)
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Peloponnese
Corinthia
Municipality > Town:
City of Corinth
• Corinth
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 20 m 
Time of Construction   Origin
6th century  
BYZANTINE
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Castle Type   Condition
Walls  
Rather Poor
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Sources

  • Website ΟΔΥΣΣΕΥΣ -Greek Ministry of Culture, Article by Constantina Skarmoutsou - Hexamillion wall (Greek only)

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Road map to Hexamilion Wall

Access
Approach to the monument:
Going to Corinth via the old Nat. Road, 2 km after the Isthmus, on the right side, you find the wall remains. There is sign too. However this only a small part of the wall.
Entrance:
Free access


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