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Reviewed 5 November 2014

Everybody knows the story about the Greek sub attacking the German convoys so to see this little piece of history and to hear the guides commentary was very enjoyable. The cave has suffered badly from the ravages of time and the earthquakes the area is...More

2  Thank JayBee14
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Papanikolis, together with its sister ship, Katsonis, formed the first class of Greek submarines ordered after the First World War. She was built at the Chantiers de la Loire shipyards between 1925–27, and commissioned into the Hellenic Navy on 21 December 1927. The cave is...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2014

We visited here as part of the Ionian Islands cruise and was worth the stop just to see how big it is and the history of it, very interesting.

Thank suebert-travels
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Papanikolis Cave was part of the day cruise we took with the Makedonia Palace (see review). Apart from the history related to it, I didn’t find it very interesting.

Thank Liliana36
Reviewed 9 September 2014

we booked a whole day cruise trip from lefkada to near by islands.The cave was also included, there is nothing really special about it except the historical event. I wouldnt really take time to just see that location

Thank lola2882
Reviewed 4 September 2014

The cave is really nice mostly because of its story of the submarine that was hiding in it - worth seeing from a cruise

Thank IoanaA2
Reviewed 14 August 2014

We went in the cave in a medium sized boat, where you can jump off and swim in the beautiful surroundings. It's an amazing sight. Truly worth the visit. We loved it.

2  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Papanikolis Cave is a very popular tourist attraction. It is a relatively deep cave that a small dinghy can enter. Rumored to be a hiding place for boats seeding refuge from the Nazis during WWII, it is a fascinating cave to enter and in which...More

Thank Harrison G
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

We are skippers and had our own boat- a yacht with a small boat attached. So we took turns visiting the cave and entering it. It was really cool- especially for the kids. But I wouldn't take a special trip there.

Thank sharon p
Reviewed 24 July 2014

I went there with a big boat, so we didn't expect to enter the cave....but it's a strange feeling when you enter there....the water has so many colours.....it's beautiful.

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