Prehistoric Town of Akrotiri
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The excavations at Akrotiri have uncovered one of the most important prehistoric settlements of the Aegean. The settlement was destroyed in the Theran eruption about 1627 BC and buried in volcanic ash, which preserved the remains of fine frescoes and many objects and artworks.
The island 3500 years ago was inhabited by probably the Atlanteans. Who is to confirm? Make your own mind when you see this city, uncovered from Volcanic ashes, preserved frescos, two story houses, complete and sophisticated sewage systems for an era and civilization very organised for their time…