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The place, the river, the nature, all involved within the Acherontas springs are beautiful but it... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Theodoros P
,
Athens, Greece
We passed the Acheronta river but did not pass the Underworld

A fascinating and mythical place, the Acheron river, a sense of silence surrounded us. You hear the... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
petervandenbroek2014
,
Putignano, Italy
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28 Jun 2017
“We passed the Acheronta river but did not pass the Underworld”
19 Aug 2017
“Camping”
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Glyki 48062, Greece
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

The place, the river, the nature, all involved within the Acherontas springs are beautiful but it is swarming, in the majority with backpackers that cannot even pay for a organized camping and for my opinion, are destroying the scenery. The tents are everywhere, from both...More

2  Thank Theodoros P
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

A fascinating and mythical place, the Acheron river, a sense of silence surrounded us. You hear the clear sound of the river. You can pass through the gorge coin to the river spring. We booked a room at the Hotel Acheron Springs-Markou Illias. The staff...More

Thank petervandenbroek2014
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

What a place!!! No wonder why the ancient Greeks used to visit the place for spiritual healing!! This is the river it is said that Achilles was baptized and became immortal (but his feet). Near that place you can find the Gates of Ades (which...More

Thank Chris K
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing place! You can dosports, you can see the nature , clean water. Children will love this place. Prepare to get cold of the river water

Thank omikron s
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Just excellent. An experience you will never forget, an experience for children as well. The river is so refreshing that you want to stay there for ever. You can have activities like riding horses and rafting for 10 euro each. Dont forget to walk by...More

Thank Afroditi B
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

Whether you need a break from the holiday madness or you want to dive headfirst into the festivities, we visit the best places to visit in December in Greece. This river is my best destination for the year 2015!

Thank ANGELO A
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Reviewed 5 July 2014

It's one of the most beautiful and magnificent places I've ever visited! The cold crystal clear water in the river in combination with the unparalleled nature surrounding it gives you a feeling that you're kind of lost in paradise. Best for those seeking for an...More

6  Thank Avgi C
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Reviewed 16 September 2013

A place you should most definetly visit if you are staying in the Epirus area- Parga, Syvota e.t.c. Bring sea shoes with you cause walking on river stones is difficult and brace your self for cold water!!! One of nature's miracles.Green and a stip canion...More

4  Thank teomyrt
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Reviewed 7 January 2013

A great place to visit! By the legend it use to be the gate to underworld, the water is very cold but if you are brave enough jump in it, it is so refreshing! I recomend this place to everybody wheather you are seeking for...More

Thank DoseNea
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