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Cave of Alistrati

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Fascinating!

I visited the cave with my nieces (7y old) and they had really good time. We visited in December... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Stevi T
Excellent!!!

Very impressive cave at Alistrati. Very nice walk through the cave in a group with a knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2018
dimitrios_i75
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The Cave of Alistrati near the town of Serres is considered one of the largest and most beautiful caves not only of Greece but of Europe. The total length of its passages is approximately 3 km, of which 1 km is accessible by the disabled. According...more
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Alistrati 62045, Greece
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited the cave with my nieces (7y old) and they had really good time. We visited in December. Luckily it was not super crowded. The guide was super kind and friendly and interacted very much with the children that were there. The guide was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stevi T
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Very impressive cave at Alistrati. Very nice walk through the cave in a group with a knowledgeable guide! Very well done, and definitely recomend a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dimitrios_i75
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

The most beautiful cave I've ever seen. When the door opens, it just take your breath away...For a moment, you think you are on a fantastic movie set, hard to think that is for real. Every inch is covered in lace..Is 1 km walk with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ManailaM
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We tried to visit this place today. We ended up not taking the tour. Photography is forbidden. As travel writers, we need photos and videos for our stories. Ticket agents claim the Greek Ministry of Culture forbids flash photography and cite this as the reason...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Nikos K, Manager at Cave of Alistrati, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Dear Visitor Your review is totally wrong. You can call the ministry of Culture to investige if the fotography is forbidden or not and then you can write your review.

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

If you like carstic caves decorated with stalactites this is the place to visit. I have visited many caves and I can tell that this is one of the best caves. The stalactites and stalagmites are unique especially the eccentric and elictites are simply fantastic....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Angelos A
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

This cave is officially greatest in Europe. It is magnoficient, must see it to believe it. A stalagmites and stalactites are more than 15m in diameter. Taking photos is forbiden :( And service is ok but it could be better. Price is ok. If you...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank drakic
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Getting in the Alistrati Cave you get into the Wonderland - a must see place for everyone who loves getting wonderlust.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Vasilka B
Reviewed May 21, 2018

It is a very beautiful cave with a lot of formations and it definitely has to be seen. Unfortunately the service was not very good. The majority of the group was foreign and the guide refused to speak at least partially on English so we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank noneofthisreal
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

I have visited many caves in Europe and USA. This one has all the different formations you can think of. But the people and the atmosphere they create is what really sets it apart. Make sure to get souvenirs that will always remind you of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Georgios G
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

We went there with young children of 10, 5 and 3 years old.The experience was unbelievable with a very a good guide to give as all the information we needed.It is about 1500m to walk in a very easy path even with a push chair...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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640km from Athens and 140km from Thessaloniki , but you can go with plane to Kavala from Athens and after from Kavala is only 60km. Kavala is a very beautiful town with sea and many things you must sea plus you can take the... More
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