Palace of Nestor
(Distance de Camping - 20Km)
The Palace of Nestor, the Top Englianos, is among the most important monuments of Mycenaean era of Greece. The palace was built in the 13th century . B.C. the wise king of the Homeric epics Nestor - who took part in the Trojan War , who turned Pylos the second most important town of the Mycenaean world , after Mycenae . The round scenery was calm and the area of the palace there never was walled , unlike other Mycenaean citadels . The palace was almost completely destroyed in the early 12th century . , By fire and was never rebuilt . K. Kountouriotis 1939 identified the location of the prehistoric palace , the disclosure of which is continued and completed the American Carl Blegen .