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“during wwii”(6 reviews)
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Meganisi, Greece
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All reviews during wwii small boat day cruise nice story hiding place history related island hopping take pictures worth a visit ionian islands submarine greek ships stalactites nidri water hided
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

Great time, it was my first time paragliding, I loved it. Amazing views from above! Great picutes, deffinetly recommending!

Thank vallari86
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We were in a cruse with our kids. the boat went inside the cave, was fantastic to see the top of the cave from a closer look. Take a boat from Nidry and sail across the island. nice!!

Thank Zohar M
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

While taking a tour with the "Ionian star" we went to the caves as our first stop, the boat went into the cave and parked the boat onto a small beach inside the cave, we were able to swim there for a hour or so....More

Thank Matteo D
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Papanikolis Cave was actually part of the day cruise we were on that took us to 4 different islands and to see the cave. It's a really interesting historical jewel with plenty of stalactites and stalagmites. You only get to see the cave from the...More

Thank Tam_Tr_92
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We loved the tour around the area, and also the cave itself, if I'm correct its the largest cave of its kind in the world!!!

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

We have visited the cave during day cruise from Nidri, Lefkada. The cave is visible only from the sea.

Thank Stanislava T
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The cave was used during WWII by Papanikolis submarine to hide and shoot the german warships. Most boat excurcions from Nidri take you inside the cave which is full of bats.

Thank Berényi E
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The cave can only be visited by boats available from Nidri; great hiding spot from the enemy during the was; bring your camera

Thank Michael m
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This cave has such an interesting history. You can swim or take a small boat in through the mouth of the cave where the blue water becomes darker and the little beach comes into view. The sounds inside the cave are fantastic from flapping of...More

Thank Asgor
Reviewed 10 July 2016

So many caves in this wonderful area but this one really does deserve the hype! Beautiful to look at, interesting history. We just loved it.

Thank J3wls
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Hi. We were on a day cruise, so the whole ship went in. We didn’t get off the boat at all
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