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Sfentoni Cave

Eparchiaki Odos Mourtzanas-Anogion, Zoniana, Crete 740 51, Greece
+30 2834 061734
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Spectacular nature! High recommended

Caves are very nice. Spectacular stalactites and stalagmites. We are very lucky to see this natural... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Annkar
via mobile
Long cave

We rented a car to take mountain road trip. We got there at 10:30 right before guided tour. Caves... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kaspars C
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Riga, Latvia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Eparchiaki Odos Mourtzanas-Anogion, Zoniana, Crete 740 51, Greece
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+30 2834 061734
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Caves are very nice. Spectacular stalactites and stalagmites. We are very lucky to see this natural treasure. Before we came to see this place we went to see Psychros Cave. It was very nice experience but we place this one higher in position after. Must...More

Thank Annkar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented a car to take mountain road trip. We got there at 10:30 right before guided tour. Caves were very colorful. Guide told a lot of facts and answered our questions. It was interesting.

Thank Kaspars C
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

For a cool day it is a great idea to visit this beautiful cave.great guide with language options. Not very big cave but really beautiful.

Thank Clau D
Reviewed 5 September 2017

If you make a trip to the iDi mountain, Psiloritis, you can visit anogia and the Sfentoni cave in Zoniana. It,s the most commercial built cave in Crete. entrance 5 euro, guide included. He speaks English and German. The visit takes about 30 to 45...More

Thank pavady
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The way to the caves with the car from Heraklion was a bit long and exhausting but it was totally worth it! :)

Thank Marisol G
Reviewed 22 August 2017

not the biggest caves we've visited worldwide, but well lit and the guide was excellent and very informative, allow a few hours for the caves and the cafe (by the way, the gelato there is amazing!!!)

Thank WestSussexGazza
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The cave is not very big, but what you get to see is extremely impressive. The realization that I was looking at millions of years of nature at work made me feel small. The drive through to the cave was also very beautiful and definitely...More

1  Thank AaaBeeCee
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Easy access cave excursion with a very informative guide - all cave experiences for tourists have the same fascination for coloured lights which in my opinion detracts from the stunning architecture built over millennia. This was a good value visit.

Thank tony w
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We enjoyed the scenic drive to the Sfentoni Cave. The cave is not too big but it is well maintained and the lighting is really well done. The guide was very friendly and the tour itself was very informative. We were worried about the grounds...More

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Went here with two small children to get away from the midday heat! This is a great cave with informative guides and reasonably priced. Well worth a visit. (And the drive was lovely through all the little villages)

Thank Ejbarn
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BAntonelli
19 July 2017|
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Response from Антон М | Reviewed this property |
Yeah,probably, it's possible by a fact that we saw buses on the partking zone standing while tourists visited caves. I assume you may ask your personal giude to view if his company has such trip. Otherwise, walking around... More
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Malgo M
26 May 2017|
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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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rclida
4 April 2017|
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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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