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Kalloni Salt Pans

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salty and flat

intresting place to walk,if you like butterflies and flamingoes people do jog around there to,if... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2018
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Salt pans: best place to watch the flamingo's

By visiting the Skala Kallonis stalt pans you Will vind the best opportunaty to watch the birds... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Beverwijk, The Netherlands
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3rd Km Kalloni - Mytilene Main Road, Skala Kallonis 811 07, Greece
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Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

intresting place to walk,if you like butterflies and flamingoes people do jog around there to,if thats youre thing,lovely and peaceful

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bigbeefy
Reviewed October 5, 2018

By visiting the Skala Kallonis stalt pans you Will vind the best opportunaty to watch the birds. Flamingo's and many others. From the birdwatching houses you Will have an excellent view to take a look an take photo's

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dunne171
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Stopped by in 2 of the hides to view the flamingos...got some lovely pictures. Saw adults and junior birds...Saw some in flight...Wonderful to see.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rob B
Reviewed September 7, 2018

the salt pans is a must for bird lovers. it is easy to find. it is an nature2000 area so that the wildlife is somewhat protected. you can see the flamingo's from one of the i 2 observation huts ( i only saw 2) both...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mark G
Reviewed August 26, 2018

The salt pans spread over many acres. Bird hides are provided at strategic locations around the pans. Entry and use of the hides is completely free of charge. There is absolutely no commercialisation here at all. A fantastic opportunity to view the birds in peace....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Roger A
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Nice little area to watch birds, but you need to have binoculars to see anything up close as the road is set back from the water. A few little huts to watch the birds from. an added bonus when you're travelling round the island.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Lots of fields to grow salt from sea water. Lots of animals (birds) and shells. In the shallow water I saw a seahorse and a frong

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andrea F
Reviewed June 28, 2018

You can watch flamingos, and, other fantastic birds! More than these, very fresh weather, breezing all day:))

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sarizeybek
Reviewed May 21, 2018

This is one of the best places on the island to watch birds. View from the 3 hides or the roads around the pans

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Colin C
Reviewed May 6, 2018

First class birding location: extensive and large variety of habitats. Beware though: take PLENTY of water as there is no cover and the heat can be intense. Best bet very early morning.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Susan G
March 29, 2015|
Response from KAZMAY2013 |
yes it is quite a hike takes about 10 mins on bus