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Cave “Okso Latzidi”

It is situated on the location Patelia, approx. 1 km Northwest of the village Sitanos in Sitia, a few metres to the south of the road. The elevation is about 610 metres. The cave is formed in Jurassic limestone. A little more northern, there are Permo-Triassic...

Ideon Andron

The Ideon Andron is situated on the Nida plateau of Mount Psiloritis, 24 km from the village of Anoghia and 78 km from the town of Rethymno. Initially its extraordinary large entrance impresses visitors to the Ideon Andron, which is at a height of 1538 m. The cave...

Cave “Megalo Katofigi”

We reach the cave after an ascending course to the northwest of the village Tourtouli (or Aghios Georgios) of Sitia, which lasts 45 minutes. The elevation is 450 metres. The cave is formed in Jurassic limestone. It features rich natural décor that should be exploited....

Cave of Melidoni

Excavation works, which continue to be effected in the cave of Melidoni, have proved that the cave was used as a central place of worship from the early Neolithic age up until the Roman period. An inscription gives evidence of the fact that Hermes was worshipped in...

Cave Peristeras

It lies 2,3 kilometres east of the village Karydi of Sitia and approx. 300 metres north of the road, at the location Kato Plativolo or Peristeras. The elevation at the entrance is 540 metres, whereas the elevation at the rim of the doline attains 564 metres. The...
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