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5000 meters of subterranean caves boat trip lasting 30 mins and 10 minute walk. One of the most beautiful lake caves in the world.
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Areopoli, Greece
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+30 2733 052222
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The caves are amazing and well worth the two hour drive from Monemvasia where we are staying. We arrived at 11am and had no trouble getting tickets straight away with no queue. We did the full tour which includes a boat ride and then a...More

Thank annegiddings
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing cave. It was a very nice experience to go down, get in the boat and sail through the cave. Truly extraordinary experience. If you get to Mani you have to go to Diros Caves.

Thank Lucia D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We could only visit a very small portion of the caves by water because of the sea level. This was definitely not the best part. I advise you to call ahead of time to make sure that you can access the whole cave before you...More

1  Thank authenticityseeker1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was done very well. The boatmen did an excellant job navigating the extesinve waterways throughout the entire cave system. Everywhere that you looked would find another beautiful rock formation. Only thing that I couild say negatively regarding this tour is it is not...More

1  Thank Bearflagguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got here at 11.00 in the morning on 4 September. Parked in shade. Got in straight away, no queuing. Breathtaking! Fun on the boat too, felt very safe. Well worth the money.Highly recommended. Even the toilets are good!

1  Thank JuliaChesterfield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

300 Meter underneath the earth surface, wonderful caves with stalactites and stalagmites. Two ways to choose, only by foot and by boat and foot. Don’t miss the boat! In summer it is necessary to be there first thing in the morning, after 12.00 the tickets...More

Thank mariale_pro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best of the kind, caves to visit. Great pictures to remember for the rest of your life and a long route inside the cave in a boat, which lasts over 20 minutes. 100% value for money!!

Thank Περικλής Γ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got there later than we had planned and they had no more boat rides. We were able to walk to where the boat rides let out so we saw the walking portion of the caves. That was beautiful in itself so I can only...More

Thank cbcski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully situated along the coast just south of Areópoli. First part of the track you go by boat. The guides do speak some English (though I read otherwise in some reviews). Next you go by foot. Go in the morning to avoid crowds.

Thank Pascal S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is definetely a lifetime experience. The cave is beautiful with stalagtites forming something magical. A must go when in Mani

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ashsionfire
19 July 2018|
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Response from Mace H | Reviewed this property |
You can just visit the cave. Early is best as it gets busy later in the day
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Beck2018
18 March 2018|
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Response from Sindel72 | Reviewed this property |
It’s open on Sunday’s. Unfortunately you can’t book in advance so arrive as early as you can.
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Flor J
17 February 2018|
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Response from Roni T | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. However, i don’t think its safe for the dog because the distance passed in water is lengthy.
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