The Lion Fountains
The Lion Fountains
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This is the famous fountain in Spili that are on the postcards a lot!
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miquele
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2023
Amazing village - amazing place.. the water it was so nice and the tree at the middle of the square.. i reccomended this place
Written 19 August 2023
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PM-65-UK
Naples, FL108 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Family
Interesting place to stop off at if you are passing through, although in fairness I would not make a special effort/detour to go. The village is quite pretty, and the fountain at the village centre. There are a few shops to have a browse around and number of cafes and restaurants too. Some of the adjacent cafes and restaurants bottle the water and provide it to patrons, which is a nice touch.
Written 19 August 2023
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Márta B
Budapest, Hungary19 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2023 • Family
Super place to fill up your water bottles. The cute village is very welcoming. Bit touristy, but it is understandable as many people stop here for a quick refresher. The fountains are very nice, the water is very clean and tastes very good. It is ver calm and relaxing.
Written 21 July 2023
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ShredMrT
Turku, Finland254 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022 • Family
Stumbled upon the mountain village of Spili while driving from Rethymno to Plakias.
What a lovely village!

The venetian ”lion head” fountains are at the heart of the village. Apparently the water is drinkable as many locals were drinking from the fountain.

Lots of beautiful nooks and crannies around this area including restaurants and little shops!
Written 3 May 2022
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tamag196
Zabrze, Poland18 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2021
The central point of the town of Spili. Impressively illuminated in the evening. The life of residents and visitors of Spili is concentrated here. Good quality drinking water.
Written 8 August 2021
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JMGeneva
Geneva, Switzerland1,933 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2021 • Couples
Just along the road and worth a look. This very original fountain is a must in the village. Nice and very photogenic , if this all you want to see it takes 5 minutes!
Written 18 June 2021
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Eyal Goldberg
Revadim, Israel36 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2019
Spili Village is a must visit place, very nice place hidden in the mountains. good resturant at the top of the street.
Written 18 October 2019
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sssteveg
Haifa, Israel1,785 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2019
This review is under the heading of the Lion Fountain, but the real subject is the village of Spili itself. Spili is a lovely little village in the hills south of Rethymno. It’s full of interesting stores selling locally made goods. There’s one store not to be missed which specializes in herbs and exotic soaps made with fruits and vegetables. The soaps are amazing.
Written 29 September 2019
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Evaki87
Sliema, Malta33 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2019 • Family
Fresh water under the shadow of the trees and full of beautiful cafeterias to relax and enjoy tye sound of children laughing and playing around. The little ones loved to get wet and of course happy 😊
Written 9 September 2019
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Πέτρος Λ
Larnaca, Cyprus58 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2019 • Family
It was during the morning that we visit the place. Not so much to see... Beautiful square to drink you coffee and relax. The monument is worth it to see only if your road pass from there.
Written 9 September 2019
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