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Melisani Cave

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Address: Melisani Lake, Argostolion, Greece
Activities: Canoeing

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Pretty cave, informative tour

A must visit attraction on Kefalonia island! The tour in itself is probably a maximum of 10 minutes as your guide rows a small group of you around the underground lake, telling... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
KIANOTKYA
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Guildford, SY
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Windsor, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

This is a great natural sight. The waters from one end of the island at sea level filter up to this underground lake (yes above sea level) cooling and collecting rock minerals. The place is tranquil and the sun reflects beautifully on the surface with best colours midday. The place feels so special it became a place of workship for... More 

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Guildford, SY
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

A must visit attraction on Kefalonia island! The tour in itself is probably a maximum of 10 minutes as your guide rows a small group of you around the underground lake, telling you about the water depths, the history of the cave and the wildlife that inhabits it. €7 well spent.

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Perth, Australia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
15 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

We got approached on the street aswecame off the cruise ship offering for 35 euro pp a trip for approx 3/4 hours to see the caves and a wonderful beach. It was great value for money as it included the entrance to the cave . The views are great from the bus. We got to the caves and it was... More 

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Olney, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

The Greeks are not greedy and this spectacular cave is a must to see and does not cost a fortune. Well worth a visit if you are around Sami area

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Absolutely stunning and well worth the visit if you can. A short row boat to view this beautiful place. Must go on a sunny day to get the full effect!

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Such a beautiful place, smaller than expected, but still worth experiencing. You go into a little boat, explore the cave, take a camera for some beautiful pictures!

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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

We took a coach trip here and was glad we did.. Walked down to the lake and cued for a boat.. The boat man was typical Greek.. He looked at me said u Italian.. No I replied.. American.. No.. I'm English.. Ohhh he said.. Well sit down in a funny voice.. The water was crystal clear.. And was beautiful. He... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Came here as part of Thomson's premier island tour. Small cave but quite atmospheric and interesting made better by the banter of the knowleageable boatman. I would imagine its gets very busy in the high season. worth a visit!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

These caves were stunning and it's lovely how the Greeks preserve it as much as they can. You go on a little row boat and are given a guided tour of the caves. Feel like it was a little rushed and wish there was more time in the boats as it only took 5 minutes.

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
37 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

A visit to Kefalonia isn't complete without a visit here, when I went, we were punted around by a Greek guy singing. This is a very magical place, somewhere you don't come across every day. One of many 'must see places!'

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