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Address: Melisani Lake, Argostolion, Greece
Activities: Canoeing

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Very romantic place.

Nice but very short excursion. It will be much more interesting if it will be possible to take a swim or to dive there.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Moscow, Russia
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Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Subterranean cave with cheeky boatman that paddle you through the cave pointing out interesting facts and history. A must see if you are visiting Sami

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Nice but very short excursion. It will be much more interesting if it will be possible to take a swim or to dive there.

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Chester, United Kingdom
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

€7 for the trip and although it's short it's like no other cave I've ever been to! It's beautiful and the tour boat guide was a great laugh full of facts about the origin about the cave.

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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

A remarkable natural structure. Very touristy and a bit expensive. Worth a visit but probably not two.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Great attraction, you get a boat which is rowed into a cave, the rower we had sang which kept us amused, , just one cornetto etc'

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

lovely cool place, naturally beautiful. as noted 7 euros for a 10 min boat ride, so bear that in mind if there are more than two going!

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

i have visited a lot of caves in Greecem but Mellisani Cave is absolutely unrepeatable - lake, color of water, temperature, funny boats operators - you just have to see it

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

Very touristy sight as this is on many coach and boat tour circuits and can be very busy in summer. If you are an independent visitor just wait a short while if there are coaches there as it is a short visit and will probably be quiet again in a few minutes time. Expensive (7E in July 2015) for what... More 

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Milsbeek
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Being in Mellisani lake gives you spectacular views of the crystal clear water, stalagmites and stalactites and a pigeons' nesting rock. However, it is a small cave, so don't expect to be in it for more than 15 minutes. It's great when combined with the island tour!

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Pella Region, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Well this is a must experience. Very well organized from the Municipal Enterprise of Cephalonia. Great views and crystal waters while the guides are very helpful starting with photos, then stories, stories, stories. Excellent passage from small river canyon and a lovely place for photos.

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Address: Melisani Lake, Argostolion, Greece
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Argostolion

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