The problem of flooding at the archaeological site of Dion

Perhaps the most serious natural hazard threatening the archeological site of Dion in Pieria is that of flooding. This is due to the fact that, from the creation of the ancient city until today, Vafyras river, a navigable river that provided access to the sea during antiquity, passes through the eastern side of the archeological…

Photos from Dion

The monuments are under the responsibility of the Ephorate of Antiquities of Pieria, Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports/ Archaeological Resources Fund. The rights of the depicted monuments belong to the Ministry of Culture and Sports (Law 3028/2002).