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Petralona 630 80, Greece
+30 2373 073365
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All reviews guided tour per person well worth a visit car park small museum entrance fee beautiful place young children half an hour great for kids great place to visit souvenir shops ticket price stalactites and stalagmites interesting history small train mini train
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

This cave is great for kids as well for adults. It is well preserved and you can learn a lot of interesting things.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 360razvanr
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

If you’re close to Thessaloniki you definitely should go to this cave! Interesting history and findings!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank joehiroth
Reviewed 15 October 2018

OK but just OK. This is a huge case in need of a major renovation. Specially the light effects are outdated and the place incl the museum is not in the best of shapes.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ove S
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Nice cave, not very long though. The tour is about 15-20 min. From parking, you can go with a small tractor driven train to the cave entrance (costs 2 euro per adult, 1 euro per child) or you can walk (15 min) if it is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Explorer162644
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We were a family of 4 holidaying in kalethia and drove 40 minutes in our hire car to visit the caves. I had seen the caves when searching for things to do online . We took the noddy train up to the cave at a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank boxersaregreat
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We visited petralona caves as a part of our summer holiday in halkidiki. The cave itself is impressive and worth a look, but you aren't allowed in without a guide. The guide didn't actually give us any information at all and the objective seems to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank lindsey7896
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The access to the cave is restricted from the main road for the last 1 km - you can walk or get the train (Eur 2 / adult, Eur 1/kid). The entrance fee is Eur 8/adult, free for kids (at least 10 and less). The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank XCRIS
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

An amazing cave, beautiful as only nature can create. The small museum shows the bones found and an impressive replica of the intact neanderthaler skull, aged between 700 and 300 thousand years. You arrive by car at a bus stop with souvenir shops. For 2€...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank YoOti
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We were at Petralona cave, with our 3 sons this June. It is beautiful and very rich of historical facts. Little open-train is driving you to cave. It is very near Poligiros, maybe 20 min driving from Gerakini, where we had our holiday. One thing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Tatjana R
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

really beautiful place, Game of Thrones atmosphere, impressive, especially in the hot midday of July. Great feelings revealed when facing history!

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank dangondor
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