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Milatos Cave

| Path to Milatos Cave, Milatos, Crete 724 00, Greece
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Milatos Cave

Check out the history before visiting. It will give you a better understanding for the place. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Audhild Ø
Lots of bats

Loved visiting this cave and for a free place to visit it was worth every minute. We took a very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
craig m
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“rock face” (2 reviews)
“small church” (5 reviews)
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| Path to Milatos Cave, Milatos, Crete 724 00, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Check out the history before visiting. It will give you a better understanding for the place. The cave is quit dark some places, and there is no light. Use your mobile phone or a flashlight. This is a holy sight, and you will find a...More

Thank Audhild Ø
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved visiting this cave and for a free place to visit it was worth every minute. We took a very powerful torch and didn't go too far in,after we shone the torch into a part of the cave and saw lots and lots of bats...More

Thank craig m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely a positive surprise. There was NOONE there and also no entry fee! Beautiful view, but inside be careful because its very dark. The church inside is very special and has a sad story. Totally recommended!

Thank Ingi5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cave is nice but the view on the way to the cave is fabulous - the rocks, the sea view...everything made me enjoy this place. It's better to wear shoes not flip flops though. The walk is not difficult at all and does not...More

Thank Ieva S
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 weeks 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 6 July 2017

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 5 July 2017

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 4 July 2017 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 3 July 2017

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
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