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Great place to visit, unfortunately with sad story. Place is abanaded nowadays but you can visit... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
361brunas
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Well worth seeing

Bit of rough walk if your older but the views and and cave are well worth the effort. Didn't... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Berry648
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Another cave where the locals hid and or were massacred during the struggle to become part of Greece, there are quite a number of them. There is a rough but well maintained path to the cave, a bit of a struggle for anyone who is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit, unfortunately with sad story. Place is abanaded nowadays but you can visit by your own.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 361brunas
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Bit of rough walk if your older but the views and and cave are well worth the effort. Didn't venture too far into cave as a good torch would be needed

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Berry648
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice cave, short ride up the heals from Milatos. It seems like someone started to build a tourists centers right at the entrance but never finished. Notice it's easy to miss the place when driving up the hill. No marked parking place enough parking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Guy K
Reviewed 31 August 2018

If you look up the history of the place first (and take a torch!) this cave is worth the hike to get there. The views on the way up are great, too. But take plenty of water if you plan to walk there.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kala9_
Reviewed 29 August 2018

A completely uncommercialised cave where you are free to explore the little tunnels yourself. Quite safe although you may find a few sleeping bats to share the experience with! Take a trip to the local Taverna a short distance further up the hill for a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andy P
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We parked up on the road and walked around the winding steps to the cave. There were strings of lights up, but they were not lit so we made it into the mouth of the cave and looked at the little church, but even with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Visited thisnatural treasure on our Last trip. We really enjoyed That walk and we also explored the surrounding area which is also great.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank mary_mav
Reviewed 17 August 2018

A nice excursion for a relaxed day. It's not very hard to go and you have to be with someone who knows the history about this place! Don't forget the torches!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MarD2011
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Before going there read the history of the cave. Take a torch as it is very dark there. Strongly recommend

Date of experience: August 2018
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