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Nice view and nice climb

It is a bit of a climb but it is worth it. The cave and the small church are both interesting and... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Tijana M
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Great hiking trip with history!

We hiked from Votslakia to the Cave around 11am, we had the sun in our back and it was just really... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
stefanolsdal
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Denmark
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a nice walk, good exercise. Not for the lazy or if you are really scared of heights. Salesman on the way and café by the cave. Tried to go to the ”real” cave (turn to the right arrows), but was worried not to come...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

I had looked forward to this visit as I am a Greek history enthusiast and I love hiking! I started the walk from the village of Votsalakia where I had been staying. The road slowly but surely turned into a smaller dirt road. The more...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

The highlight of this place is a lovely chapel halfway to the cave. Nice original icons, well kept and cared for. 165 steps to the cave are deteriorating, watch Your step! At the entrance, there is another nice chapel, and that is all worth seeing....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

If you like math you must know him. Seeing the place he use to teach, walk, spent time was astonishing. I bought a tsirt having his formula written on the front.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Not alot to see in the cave themselves but a nice hike up from the town and fantastic views from the site itself. We walked up at sunrise before it got too hot. The first cave where you turn off the path at the blue...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Get drawn into the world of a great thinker. Take the recently paved road from Marathokampos. If you don't want to do the long hike. You can park at the small cafe and get some informative instructions, either in written form or by the person...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

It is a bit of a climb but it is worth it. The cave and the small church are both interesting and the view is very nice as well.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We went there from Ireo, so it was quite long trip and driving in the mountain was adventurous.. I suggest to be careful while driving.. There are stairs to go to cave so it's kind of easy. It is a big cave, nothing so special...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We hiked from Votslakia to the Cave around 11am, we had the sun in our back and it was just really hot. We recommend going in the morning, from our own experience. The trip took around 1,5 hour before we got to the cafe, staff...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

There's not much to this - the name says it all: Cave. The hike up is short but steep so if you are afraid of heights it might be a tad scary but honestly not bad at all. Nice views and scenic drive to get...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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None. Just climb the stairs 😀
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