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Address: Milatos, Crete, Greece

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Nice place lot off bees and noisy brits.

Place and view was very nice. Inside of cave was littlebit bees that can be disturbing. Also there was couple families noisy brits that try remove every lose stone. Even the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Place and view was very nice. Inside of cave was littlebit bees that can be disturbing. Also there was couple families noisy brits that try remove every lose stone. Even the parents act like animals. So it was littlebit hard to enjoy. Experience was ** but i give **** because you can not choose the people that are same time... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Beautiful area, intruiging cave! I visited the cave as part of a 19 day road trip around Crete. We stopped here by happy accident before heading to Sisi (another charming city). Check out the vlog from that day if you want to see our reaction live! https://youtu.be/qw0h7siw0lg

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Ninove, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This is a nice thing to see. There is a nice path going to it trough the mountains. The path is only a walk of 10 minutes. A tourch is absolutely necessairy as it is realy dark to enter the cave. After 20 meters, there is light again as the church is there build in the cave. It is nice... More 

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Ashdod, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

An interesting location, with lots of stalactites and stalagmites view, however nothing too extraordinary, If you want to see a much more impressive cave i'd recommend the "zeus cave"

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

quite an uneven walk to the cave which was surrounded by flies, but inside was cool with a little church area. Torch needed. there was an English guy selling them but not sure he was an official.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

do not listen to reps when they say it is only 30 mins from village not on foot hire a quad bike but you must have licence with you then 30 mins take torch as there is no lighting in cave worth the trip if only to see inside

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Fantastic eerie place to visit with a haunting history behind it. Remember to take torches, sensible shoes and a drink. Well worth the visit to local history.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Great to be able to wander into and around a cave without having to stick to designated pathways. However, learn from our mistake and take a torch to prevent stubbed toes!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

This attraction is ok if you have nothing else to do .I suppose the history aspect is worth knowing.Not an attraction for young children,they would be very bored.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Too far to walk from Milatos village, but easy by car. Pathway is a bit uneven so don't wear your stilettos! Make sure you bring torches because the cave is unlit and quite low, so keep your head down in some places and look out for the little church inside

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Address: Milatos, Crete, Greece
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Milatos

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