Ancient Acropolis of Alalkomenes
Acropolis of Alalkomenes is an archaeological site to the right of the highest point of the main road from Aetos to Piso Aetos. From the area where the church of St. George, there is a steep path that leads visitors to the top of the hill (height 380 m to the ruins of “Acropolis of Alalkomenes” or “ Castle of Odysseus “.
We walk from the wooden pavilion a bit to the right and behind the chapel untill we get to the top. The small column you will see there is not an archaeological find but an elevation point located by the Military Geographical Service.
There you will enjoy a spectacular view , of the entire part of North Ithaca with its odd shape, the Western torso of Kefalonia and all the East Coast.