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Sfentoni Cave

Eparchiaki Odos Mourtzanas-Anogion, Zoniana, Crete 740 51, Greece
+30 2834 061734
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Seems like nightclub but it's brilliant!

Several rooms are located in that cave, and all of them are great. We both, my wife and me, arrived... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Антон М
Worth a visit

Visited in a group of five with two kids (ages 2 and 5). We all liked the tour a lot. It's... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Jarkko K
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Eparchiaki Odos Mourtzanas-Anogion, Zoniana, Crete 740 51, Greece
+30 2834 061734
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Several rooms are located in that cave, and all of them are great. We both, my wife and me, arrived the Sfendoni cave in Zoniana by car. This amazing trip consists of three steps of enjoy. Firstly, you should overcome numerous and dangerous, and exciting...More

Thank Антон М
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Visited in a group of five with two kids (ages 2 and 5). We all liked the tour a lot. It's relatively short and easy for anyone walk in the cave. There is a cafeteria at the tickets office. We had a rental car. The...More

1  Thank Jarkko K
Reviewed 3 May 2017

A well-maintained cave with very nice lighting inside. The kids really have very nice time to look all over. and finally even found a bet.. :)

Thank Micha S
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Apparently april is considered winter in Crete, so the cave wasn't open on a sunny tuesday, when we, another family and a bus full of 15 french turists showed up. I really wish they display their perception of the seasons somewhere publiceret as it seems...More

1  Thank Niels N
Reviewed 1 April 2017

If you have the opportunity, drive up there and enjoy the scenery. The cave itself was ok with some nice chambers and a good guide.

Thank stefanandriano
Reviewed 3 November 2016

A verry beatiful scenic route to the cave, a rare glimpse in Crete's rural world, but great disappointment at the top when we discovered that the cave is only open at weekend during the winter season... We got there on a Tuesday and therefore couldn't...More

Thank Daniela G
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Scenic way to the cave from Rethymno. About 50km far. Big and nice cave. No wild life unfortunately.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Not much more to add except in the summer time it's open til 1700, wintertime 1430. Not sure when winter is but mid sept they sti had summer hours. We also had to wait 45min for the next tour. (All tours are guided) so you...More

1  Thank akracevaya
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We stumbled on to this as we got lost going somewhere else. However the cave was worth a visit. Guide knowledgeable and cheap to visit.

Thank Blair1982
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The impressive 3000-square-meter cave allows a 270-meter walk, providing visitors with breathtaking sights of how Mother Nature patiently "creates" an aesthetic spectacle by using mineral-rich water drops. Visits to the cave are only with a local guide. In addtion to the cave being large and...More

Thank dhlevran
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Malgo M
Hello, is there any possibility to get from Rethymno to Zoniana by public transport?
26 May 2017|
Response from sfentoni | Property representative |
Goodmorning The bus from Rethimno to Zoniana is leaving from the bus station at 5:30 morning . From Zoniana to Rethimno at 15:30 . Another choice is to leave from Rethimno at 14:00 but you must stay for one night in Zoniana... More
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What hours will be on Sunday 04/16/17?
4 April 2017|
Response from sfentoni | Property representative |
Kalimera (goomorning) We will be open that day from 11:00 until 14:00. Thank you very much.
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Suzy W
What will be the hours for the tours of the Sfentoni Cave on June 12, 2017?
11 November 2016|
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Response from sfentoni | Property representative |
Summer Season: From April 10th to October 31st, from 10:00 to 17:00 open every day and the Sundays.
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