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Unknown pearl

Milatos cave is situated in the ' middle of nowhere' , but worth to drive to this place through the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kristienvandaele
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Zedelgem, Belgium
An absolute must!

It takes about 10 minutes to walk to the cave and you must take a torch for walking into the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Claire J
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Milatos, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Milatos cave is situated in the ' middle of nowhere' , but worth to drive to this place through the hills . A path is leading you to the cave and you must enter the cave to discover the little ' church ' within the...More

Thank kristienvandaele
Reviewed 4 days ago

It takes about 10 minutes to walk to the cave and you must take a torch for walking into the entrance and don't wear flip flops! Hard to believe that so many people had to hide in there many years ago. We had it to...More

Thank Claire J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go visit the caves - it is quite unique and only a few minutes by foot from the one and only Milatos Village hotel.

Thank Louis L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bit of a rough walk from the road to the cave but once you are there, then..umm..you are in a cave....not much else to say, a hole in a mountainside

Thank Pier P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was no lighting inside so was dangerous and you couldn't see anything, not worth the walk up to it.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived to the cave shortly before sunset and the views of the sunset from the area where you start the walk to the cave are amazing. It's about a 10 minute walk to the cave along a stony path with goats along the hillside....More

1  Thank NW748
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth seeing torch is a must we used light of our phone, torch would of been far better and sensible shoes.

Thank Q5311OUlouisek
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

There is small church in the cave, as i heard its the only one cave like that in Crete, you can take good pictures in it.

Thank Artūrs S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Whilst in Crete I visited several caves, but this has to be my favourite. This cave is the place were 2000 people hid in 1823 when Egypt invaded Crete. Many of the people were killed or sold on as slaves. Inside there are rooms after...More

2  Thank davidwQ3559HR
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Free entrance but take a torch or ensure your phone is well charged as there's no one there to show you round. Ten minute walk along a rough path leading to caves with stalactites and stalagmites, a chapel with a tomb with bones on display.

2  Thank Tkej
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