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St. Anthony Gorge

4a Sof Venizelou | Just north of Patsos, Greece, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 054135
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Exciting and different

unlike other canyons I've visited this more luxuriant without difficulty walking. Fine access to... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
Ole_Millarch
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Guldborg, Denmark
Excellent for dangerous

Very nice gorge! Heard this 1 is better than Zeus cave? Not sure apparently this 1 had more of a... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
Kimiko J
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4a Sof Venizelou | Just north of Patsos, Greece, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

unlike other canyons I've visited this more luxuriant without difficulty walking. Fine access to water and easy to walk to most with a bit of experience. There may be many visitors at first, as there is a small church.

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice gorge! Heard this 1 is better than Zeus cave? Not sure apparently this 1 had more of a physical challenge my son was quite scared on the way down as you have to walk over rickety ladder and bridges and hold onto ropes...More

Thank Kimiko J
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Nice place,with trees and water of the river sometimes,not very easy to pass.In the south entrance there is a taverna,with good traditional food.You need ofcourse walking shoes and hut the summer.

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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Not crowdy and great fun. It was exciting but not dangerous, put some sneakers on because you have to climb. We walked in the middle of the day but there is shadow so not too hot. Afterwards a bite in the taverna with good traditional...More

Thank Marjolein K
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Very good program . I just do not recommend for people with babies.It is a little dangerous, especially the bridge , very steep . There are two ways to get to the bridge and proceed in the direction of the river, although neither is very...More

2  Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We visited the gorge on a very hot day, but as we were following the river on the left side (across the fist bridge) there was plenty of shade. Only pitty was that the road markings are limited. Although we walked quite a long distance...More

Thank Familietoerist
Reviewed 2 August 2016

we enjoyed the walk with our family . Last but was too dangerous for us but the beginning was easy and well prepared

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 28 July 2016

You have to go there ! There is a church in the middle ... in a cave...waters, bridges , quiet place ... not far from Rethymo...almost 20 min...

3  Thank _walesrolad
Reviewed 25 June 2016

First of all - there are two gorges "Agios Antonios" on Crete, one in the Rethymnon area (also referred to as Patsos gorge, subject of this topic) and one in Heraklion area - do not get confused, the other one is much further if you...More

2  Thank Daniela D
Reviewed 23 June 2016

On a tip we got during our quadsafari, we drove to the St Anthony Gorge (also known as the Patsos Gorge). We took a nice hike into the gorge but did not dare to go all the way due to some very steep steps. The...More

Thank robbert h
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Response from gallemau | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I don't know the exactly adress. It's very easy to found it and the better road depend on your stay house in Crete. It goes out on the AMARI DAM RESERVOIR that you find on the map Google also. Coming from... More
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