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Melissani Cave

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Address: Sami, Greece
Phone Number: +302774022997

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A bit pricey but worths it...

It's a must on the island. Very unique and special. The best time to visit between 12:00-13:00 because in this hour the sun can shine in and it gives a fabulous blue shade to the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Cegled, Hungary
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Stunning cave and beautiful waters. Visit between 12pm and 2pm to get the best light on the water. Great value for money and you can tie in this and Drogarti caves together for even cheaper if you book in Sami at one of the cafes.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This was gorgeous. You could see to the bottom of the lake, as the water was so clear. The boatmen were really friendly and funny. The colours as the sun shone through the opening were fabulous. This is a great photo oppertunity.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Short & expensive visit to the cave & underground lake in what really is a sink hole. Let's start by putting things straight: this is not one of the 7 wonders of the world no matter what you read or hear. Nice enough, but you are in and out in 10 min. The boat ride is short. We had the... More 

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Cegled, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

It's a must on the island. Very unique and special. The best time to visit between 12:00-13:00 because in this hour the sun can shine in and it gives a fabulous blue shade to the water. It's a bit expensive, but it won't bankrupt you for once. I didn't mind to pay for it, and experience for a lifetime.

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Lovely little place to visit but it doesn't take long and it's all over once the boatmen have paddled you in and out. Our guy was a great singer but couldn't explain any history! Worth looking into it beforehand as there's nothing at all to explain anything when you're there.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

This is a place you have to see but feel a little disappointed when done so! The boat tripped over on a flash!

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Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Well worth the €7 for the tour. Tour takes about 15mins in a crammed rowing boat but it's a really beautiful sight.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Very nice and unique place. Definitely "must visit" place. Price of the visit includes short boat trip.

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

The wait for the little boat is longer than the trip. The boatmen are jolly enough but the trip into the cave is very disappointing, the whole trip lasts a max 15mins. We went as part of a Thomson premier island tour so it wasn't to bad. I would have been peeved if I had driven there.

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serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Everyone who visit Kefalonia simply must to visit this attraction. Do not be afraid if you are claustrophobic-this is not this kind of cave. You can access even if you have baby or a wheel chair...

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Address: Sami, Greece
Phone Number: +302774022997
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Sami

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