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Not lots to see but interesting and worth a look if in Elounda

We were staying in Elounda so walked across the causeway to the island of Kalydon and saw some... read more

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UKSnorkeller
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Not a huge amount to actually see but having read up on the area I was glad I visited and saw it... read more

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Reviewed today via mobile

We were staying in Elounda so walked across the causeway to the island of Kalydon and saw some remnants of the city on the right hand side as we walked across. We did go in snorkelling the next day and saw some stones that had...More

Thank UKSnorkeller
Reviewed 5 days ago

Not a huge amount to actually see but having read up on the area I was glad I visited and saw it for myself, if your in Elounda then go visit.

Thank Islandhoppers005
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Amazing to see ancient history all around you. Well worth a visit and worth a bit of surfing to find out the details.

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 19 July 2018

temple dedicated to Aphrodite we didn't see any of the sunken city but we had a nice walk over the island to kolakita beach

Thank richardchar100
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We went swimming in this bay a couple of times and some of the family went snorkeling. They saw parts of what would have been walls and also lots of large stones, possibly from buildings. Lots of fish of differing sizes and species. In all...More

Thank Eve44Brighouse
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Snorkeling on this ruined city was interesting. Our guide showed us the roads, market place, stairways of the city ruined c1630 BC by a tsunami caused by the earthquake and volcanic eruption in Santorini. The sea was so clear that it was a pleasure tp...More

Thank Pattogden
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We found this site in our guidebook as well as on TripAdvisor, but found little information about it anywhere else. It will definitely help to do some research ahead of time so that you know what you are looking for/at. Some posters mentioned snorkeling in...More

2  Thank Ginny2128
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

See the photos attached (Hopefully in a helpful sequential order). The map (north is up) depicts YOU ARE HERE from the Elounda bus station (actually an open air orange kiosk). Walk the (red) route shown on the map going south and then east along the...More

5  Thank AfricaAtNewYears
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Was advertised as part of the visits on a Knossos cruise. We sawthe a bridge and 3 windmills??? No real information given on board regarding this attraction. Read up about it on internet on my return

1  Thank pamelah161252
Reviewed 17 May 2018

So intriguing! I tried to find out more info on it but there wasn’t a massive amount available. Such a shame.... it’s like there own Atlantis!

Thank Julie B
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There a little train that takes you there or if you like walking you could walk it's not far from the main strip in elounda
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