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Walk in history

It worthed every minute of driving there! You walk inside the history and you step on 3,5 million... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Aris B
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Athens, Greece
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Petrified Forest

You can drive all the way on a rough track or leave car at the church before it and walk for 10... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2017
womenrock
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Keswick, Cumbria, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It worthed every minute of driving there! You walk inside the history and you step on 3,5 million years fossil remains! Nothing can compare this!

Thank Aris B
Reviewed November 1, 2017

You can drive all the way on a rough track or leave car at the church before it and walk for 10 mins. Fantastic geology really worth a visit.

Thank womenrock
Reviewed September 22, 2017

This is an interesting site to visit even if you're not into geological stuff - its a great place for a swim! When we went we had the place to ourselves - it is beautiful. The forest itself is very interesting but the coves, caves...More

Thank JayneH305
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Someone wrote that this site was 2 km in on a gravel road. We went more than 3 km and there were no petrified anythings yet in sight, nor could we see how much farther it would be. The road was not great, and as...More

Thank Moshen32
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

We took a tour of this forest and found that it was so interesting. The guide was not that knowledgeable but he was very friendly. This was really worth going to. If you are in the area you should go.

1  Thank Oresti
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Great hiking trip in the vicinity of Agios Nikolaos. Located by the Cape Malea sea it combines a great escape and nature scene. Petrified forest located by the sea with petrified palm trees and seashell fosills dating back 2.5 million years!

Thank aarsen1
Reviewed April 8, 2017

About 15km south Neapoli. Right by the sea, no fee required. It's a beach with petrified palm trees and plenty of fossils. It's million years old. There is an information office, where you can learn more about the fossils and the region. The volunteers are...More

Thank Hana K
Reviewed August 30, 2016

It is very difficult to reach in this region, the road is not asphalted and signs are not clear enough In my opinion does not deserve to get here.But of course this is just my opinion , you can try !

Thank Alin M
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

It feels like you've taken about ten wrong turns by the time you make it here but it's worth it. An amazing stretch of unspoilt coastline - the most southerly in mainland Europe, you will soon be told - and nestled by the water's edge,...More

1  Thank bpl1980
Reviewed August 14, 2016

A very interesting place to visit.Not well organized, as unfortunately most of the places of this beautiful area

1  Thank valpap
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