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Not a difficult climb

We hiked up to the cave in 12 mins from the top of the access road. It was not too strenuous and... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
jowag
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Welwyn, United Kingdom
via mobile
Beautiful trail

The cave was disappointing, but the 20 -25 minutes trail to reach it was so beautiful. It is the... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
pol13masok
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Barcelona, Spain
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Mt. Zas, Filoti 843 02, Greece
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Shame on me because I was totally unprepared. The book guide did not mention that this is serious hiking, scrambling uphill on hands and feet amid some very slippery rocks. If you don't manage to kill yourself by slipping off these, don't worry because then...More

11  Thank Niah707
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Reviewed 3 June 2013

It's a cave, and even though there are no carvings saying 'Zeus woz here' we can be fairly sure that's true. The roof has a lot of features of many-coloured rock, so take a torch, especially as it goes back a long way, is very...More

6  Thank Kate S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Drove up from Filoti to top of parking area right by trail - for serious hikers - you can start from Filoti. The trail starts right past the spring and goldfish pond and takes about 30 minutes to the cave. One can continue and follow...More

1  Thank Tonto_mejor
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Mountain Zeus sits 1003 meters high and the cave is at 600 meters high or 1950 feet. First the drive to the cave is a bit treacherous narrow without guardrails. You park on the mountain side with just enough room for one car to pass....More

1  Thank munzerq2015
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The road up is a paved single lane road with some non-guard-railed sheer drops visible to the side, not a problem in our compact rental car. There is room for about 3 cars to park at the top. There is a nice stone paved trail...More

2  Thank Bnad
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We hiked up to the cave in 12 mins from the top of the access road. It was not too strenuous and not hard to find the route, just go up! The cave is not very impressive but it does provide welcome shade from the...More

1  Thank jowag
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We didn't actually make it to the cave. The drive to the "parking area" was thrilling enough. The very narrow and winding dirt road takes you right next to a gigantic cliff with no railings! We made it as far as we could by car...More

Thank Ivona_Kolo
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The cave was disappointing, but the 20 -25 minutes trail to reach it was so beautiful. It is the same way that guides you to the top of Mount Zas. There were plenty of goats.

Thank pol13masok
Reviewed 22 June 2018

The reviews I read on Tripadvisor helped a lot. If you ride/walk as far as you can go up the mountain its a short walk to a spring. You can drink the water from the spring or take some with you. After that follow the...More

Thank Sabrina S
Reviewed 24 May 2018

The hike to Zeus' Cave is fairly difficult, involving climbing up dirt and rocks, and will be a challenge if you aren't an avid hiker, and the path is poorly marked with red dots. We were told it would take 10 minutes to hike there...More

Thank madelinerae807
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I'm short over weight and in my 50s. But I climbed that and only needed a bit of help twice when I was a bit too short to climb up. It was a hard climb for me but was so worth the effort. It's just...More

1  Thank 52Yukon12345
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Először is azzal kezdeném hogy az út a felénél túl NINCS kiépítve. Olyan kisgyerekeknek és felnőtteknek ajánlom akik SOKAT túráznak. Vigyázat sok szikla van, és lefelelé sokkal durvább az út. English: First of all, I would start by saying that the road is NOT constructed...More

1  Thank 303AronBarnabas303
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