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Diros Cave

Areopoli, Greece
+30 2733 052222
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Day Trip to Diros Caves and Villages of Mani from Kalamata
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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.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“boat ride” (30 reviews)
“on foot” (14 reviews)
Areopoli, Greece
+30 2733 052222
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dios Cave is well worth a visit, it is part of a warren of caves in the area. .As we are seniors our entrance fee was 8 euros. The boats that you travel in seats 8 so try to get to the front of the...More

2  Thank lindadownunder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cave is s must visit when in the Mani area. You access 1200 meters in the water inside the cave where you will be stunned with the amazing beauty of the place. As is the place is excellent but there is room for change...More

Thank Roni T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very unique cave, the boad ride was very pleasant. We did not have to wait more than 5 minutes to enter the cave. The guides did not speak any english but it really did not matter, the views are beautiful without any explanations.

Thank Judith163
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I've done quite a number of caves in Greece. A bit more effort could make this one exceptional. There was no English guide, and even though I understand some Greek, our guide just mumbled an a rhythmic tone. Hard to follow. What should be added...More

Thank Yianni53
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Even though I live in Greece I had not visited this cave for more than 35 years. It is a unique and beautiful place. Unfortunately the people who run it, do not seem to appreciate it. The employee who gave us the boat ride seemed...More

Thank Vasilis T
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful our 6 year old loved. There is also a beautiful beach 2 min walk to have a swim. Good service, October is great, there are no lines.

Thank iriscm
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Would have given this 5 stars if the guides could speak a little English. Greek was the only language and thus we traveled in silence! Caves were fascinated as were escorted deep into the underground lake witha well lit path.

Thank FLhurricane
Reviewed 13 October 2017

A definite must see, but I should imagine very crowded during high season (we visited in October), so we would recommend going early (I think they open at 8.00) before the coaches. Many reviews have said to get a seat up front if possible...... fine...More

Thank ThomBorth
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The cave is really a masterpiece. However when we visited the museum and the main cave Alepotripa were closed. The rower was polite but he did not speak english so I translated for the non greek co travelers as if i were in their place...More

Thank _189400189400
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Being October, didn't have long to wait, given life-jackets ,only 5 of us in the boat, rower hadn't been to charm school!!! There were several times should have been told to "duck" . Apart from that it was a magical trip, Just amazing, it was...More

1  Thank cleveland16
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31 July 2017|
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Response from Faye J | Reviewed this property |
no need to book, only thing would be to get there earlier in day rather than later as if its too busy you wont get in
11 June 2017|
Response from ctsounis | Reviewed this property |
mobbed. but go anyway
alan l
14 March 2017|
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Response from ctsounis | Reviewed this property |
a lot of walking down the hill