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Blue Eye (Syri Kalter)

Saranda, Albania
+355 69 616 4780
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“natural spring” (18 reviews)
“cold water” (20 reviews)
Saranda, Albania
+355 69 616 4780
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place was fantastic and amazing also is very cold if you want to dive into but if you do that it's amazing

Thank Andi B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the drive to see this wonder! We had a driver for the day that took us the 30 minute drive from Sarande and it was beautiful!

Thank MuskokaAndBeyond
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blue Eye ( Syri i Kalter) is an underwater spring that bubbles up in a deep pool with a circular shape. Deep blue in the center and lighter blue on the edge , so it resembles an eye. We had a car and drove from...More

Thank 20Natalie20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hiking trails. I recommend swimming in the water especially after hiking, it's amazing even though it's very cold. Two hours is the minumum I would spend there.

Thank 90mimi47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Set on the mountain planes close to Saranda this beautiful natural spring and the lake that it fuels with crystal clear makes the visit worth while. it can be quite busy when a cruise ship is visit Saranda as they usually brings hordes of people...More

Thank Makis P
Reviewed 16 October 2017

A little of a rough final few kilometres on dirt track, but navigable by town taxi. Just stunning to see the deepness of the cavern through which such volumes of water emerge. Must be marvellous and cool relief from the heat in Summer months.

Thank HullMick_13
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Some travellers say that some wonders/attractions aren't worth the bother, but I think all these sites are definitely worth it especially when they are only a 30 minute bother, now the blue eye isn't the most amazing natural wonder ever seen, but with the midday...More

Thank Tony L
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This is small and a little busy with people but it is a really beautiful thing. The road up to the Eye is not that great and you pay for entrance, so have money. This is not a whole lot here to be honest. The...More

Thank Scottieboyuk
Reviewed 12 October 2017

It's a very nice view, and you can go there to take nice pictures. But although a few were swimming there, there was actually big signs that said it was forbidden. So we stayed on shore. Although it would have been really cool to jump...More

Thank Haugtussa85
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

After reading the negative reviews and the uncertainty about public transport to syri kalter,we weren't going to go .We were fortunate to have met a group of young people who offered us to take us there and then back to Serande.The car trip from Seranda...More

Thank wallsydney
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Response from Jayne R | Reviewed this property |
We hired a taxi to drive us from Kalemi to Girokaster and he stopped on the way for us. Taxis are really economical in Albania.