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easy and very nice

we were there in a hot windy august day, a real astonishing experience. views are superbe,easy... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
J0eBar
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Remarkable Views

What a memorable drive along this valley. Incredible views. Especially the brightly flowering... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
John16752024
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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

we were there in a hot windy august day, a real astonishing experience. views are superbe,easy access.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

What a memorable drive along this valley. Incredible views. Especially the brightly flowering bushes growing on the hillsides. We saw few other cars on the road and we had the whole valley to ourselves. Beware of routes that your GPS may suggest that would take...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank John16752024
Reviewed 21 June 2018

On the way to our resort we drove around the corner and suddenly found ourselves in this great scenery. Really impressive and just wonderful. The roads are good and there are few stop points to take amazing pictures. I really loved to pass the canyon...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank PATandi1
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Fantastic views around every corner. Hairdryer experience as the warm winds from the Libyan sea whip up the narrow canyon. Vultures hovering overhead waiting for a not so sure footed goat ( or tourist ) to lose their footing.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank johnyrememberme
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I came here with friends on coach trip and the views were stunning. If you come here drive slowly so you can take in the views. Just bear in mind the roads at times can be very narrow and some are near the edge of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Of my what a faulous place, If you go late afternoon like we did then you might also be priviledged to see eagles riding on the thermals - breattaking.

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank BigPeteW
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Spent 3 days driving around Crete and this one was one of the most memorable places for me. Really enjoyed being able to step outside my car and feel the powerful breeze that runs between the mountains. I am a travel photographer so feel free...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank NeoNorth
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Awesome piece of geology with a few stop off places to admire the views. Crete has from for these types of features and this is one of its finest.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Spectacular scenery, plenty of free parking, but hardly mentioned in any of the tourist literature. We came upon the Canyon completely by accident and, caught by surprise, our breath was taken away. Well worth exploring en route to the south coast.

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Tonyjohn90
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Great access by road with good viewpoints along the way. Stunning to look at and pass through. A must do.

Date of experience: August 2017
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