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Palea Kameni

Greece
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average32%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice swim” (2 reviews)
“short stop” (2 reviews)
“boat tour” (3 reviews)
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Reviewed 30 October 2014

Don´t expect anything like the Blue lagoon. The "Hot springs" are located in a tiny bay easily distinguished by yellowish water which can only be reached swimming from the ship - non-swimmers, be warned. There is a sensible difference of water temperature in the bay...More

1  Thank Martinzz
Reviewed 12 August 2014 via mobile

Palea Kameni is one of the stops of sea excursions in Santorini. Here are the hot springs which aren't necessarily hot but still warmer than the rest of the sea. When going there wear a dark bikini/bathing suit because the water contains a lot of...More

4  Thank _Michelle_ML56
Reviewed 6 August 2014

I have never been to a hot spring of this kind! You can get there by boat that will stop about 400 meters from the shore. I like the experience of swimming in iron water and you can see how it bubbles up from the...More

4  Thank Marian A
Reviewed 26 July 2014

We stopped at the hot springs as it is included in our 3-hr tour of the volcano. The boat anchored about 20 metres from the hot springs and you have to swim there. The water was cold initially (this is July) but it got warmer...More

1  Thank Free D
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Our sailing boat excursion took us to the hot spring. After you jumped out of the boat, you can swim to the little bay. You can feel the water changed temperature. And as the mud get shallower, you can apply it to your body.. or...More

3  Thank loraharriss
Reviewed 21 May 2014

This was one of the highlights of a fantastic trip to Santorini. I visited as part of a boat tour and was delighted to discover that you had to jump of the boat to swim out to the warmer mud. A quick swim later I...More

3  Thank Londonsiouxsie
Reviewed 14 August 2013

On our day long boat trip we stopped at the hot springs and were able to swim inshore to their source. We were warned that the rusty mud would stain clothing if you got it on them. We were not warned that it would make...More

6  Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed 11 June 2013

If you come here during yout boat tour, don't forget to go for a swim in the hot springs. The water is cold at first, but it gets warmer and warmer, and it's quite hot at the end of he bay. Had a great time...More

1  Thank tci210
Reviewed 19 January 2013

Come on, these are not hot springs but a little warmer water than on any beach around Santorini. Plus very crowded. Not worth it.

2  Thank olliemat
Reviewed 16 August 2012

Most boat tours that go to Nea Kameni will stop here shortly. The boat cannot go into the hot spring area so it anchors a little ways away. You jump off the boat and the water is pretty cool in June but refreshing. It probably...More

1  Thank elin02
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Shann S
Can I still go in the water if I can't swim?
21 September 2016|
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Response from Been2all50states2012 |
You can. But I wouldn't recommend it.
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Armando Enrique K
Como lavar las mallas manchadas con el azufre de estas aguas ?
25 July 2016|
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איך ניתן להגיע לאיים? האם ניתן להגיע בכל שעה? באיזה שעות וימים האתר פתוח?
15 September 2015|
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