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Amazing site in a greek island !!

In the island of Lemnos you can find an abundance of sandy beaches, a lot of greenery, a salt lake... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
nina_auth
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Thessaloniki, Greece
Great fun - especially if you bring your ski board with you!

They say that this is the only desert in Europe. I'm not sure about that, but it is a small desert... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
MilicaM24
,
Belgrade, Serbia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

In the island of Lemnos you can find an abundance of sandy beaches, a lot of greenery, a salt lake and ... a real desert. "Amoothines", i.e. sand dunes, is a real desert located in the inland of Lemnos. It really worth the effort and...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

They say that this is the only desert in Europe. I'm not sure about that, but it is a small desert definitely. If you have tried sand boarding, than you can have a great fun. I haven't seen that anyone is doing tours with boards...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

I really loved it. it is almost surreal. to find a small scale desert on an island. very impressive. you may take amazing pictures.

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

of course the access to the sandy dunes of Limnos is a bit difficult, the whole effort is worth to try. Early in the morning is the best time since it's not too hot. So you can walk barefoot across the sand and let the...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2016

I heard positive and negative things for this place from local mainly due to the nasty dirt road until you reach the place. Well it worth to see it, just not as much as I was imagining. After the asphalt stop (quite far from the...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2015

A very nice experience in a Greek island, (north of Lemnos) some miles away from the sea. Very nice view of the sea. You feel the desert and the splendor of nature. Worth to pass by and go swimming in the near by beach. Walk...More

Thank Konstantia N
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Unique place to visit, 4x4 necessary!! Combine it with a swimm at Gomati beach nearby!!! DON'T MISS !!!

Thank Ιάσων Α
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Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Looks like a very big beach without water nearby. Very small actually. Could be missed by the way. Not so worthy.

Thank Oracle2win
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

Tucked away in the hills, the Limnian sand dunes are wondrously unique. After driving through miles of Mediterranean scrub, the road dead-ends at the dunes. They see vast and empty, but if you look closely they are full of life - just like the world's...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2015

It is a small area covered by sand with an interesting fauna. You can stroll around there for 30 minutes or so max. You could combine it with spending some time at Gomati beach. The streets are not paved but ok.

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