Administrative Information

Τ.Κ. 68200, Orestiada, Evros, Thrace (Prefecture of Evros)

Telephone: 25520 96033

Visit the monument web site

Free admission
Special ticket package: Full: €Είσοδος ελεύθερη, Reduced: €0

Daily: 08:30-15:30

The visitor who decides to come to the site may follow two routes, either via Didymoteichon (33.5km) or through Orestiada (30.6km).

In the first instance, after leaving Didymoteichon , take the road to Kyprinos After passing through Ellinochori, Mani, Evgeniko, Elafochori and Daphne you reach Ladi. About 5km from Ladi turn right to the village of Chelidona and continue on to Mikri Doxipara. About 800m outside Chelidona on the left is the small church of Kosmas the Aetolian and a sign, which points to the — recently reconstructed — 1.7 Km asphalt roadway leading to the excavation
If the visitor approaches from Orestiada, follow the route to Valtos Leaving the city you pass through the villages of N. Pyrgos, Lepti, Neochori and at the village of Valtos turn left to Chandra, Megali Doxipara and Mikri Doxipara. From Megali Doxipara follow the signs to Chelidona. About 1.7km along is the church of Kosmas the Aetolian and the sign which leads to the excavation another 1.7km along a side road
See also
Other monuments and museums in the same prefecture
Alexandroupolis Ecclesiastical Museum
Ancient Via Egnatia
Apollo temple at Ancient Zoni
Archaeological Museum of Samothrace
Byzantine Museum of Didymoteicho
Castle of Chora Samothrace
Folklore and History of Art Museum of Orestiada and region
Macedonian Tomb at Elaphochorion
Megalithic tomb at Roussa
Monastery of Panagia Kosmosotira, Ferres