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The best island, the best river!

I cant describe how happy i am visited the island the last august! Its been one of the many times... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
tokapstoarni
in walking distance from Therma

'Vathres' (water pools by rivers) are one of the famous natural features of Samothraki, hardly... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
saronic
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

I cant describe how happy i am visited the island the last august! Its been one of the many times i've visited and i really love this river not only because of its natural beauty but also because is next to Therma which is the...More

Thank tokapstoarni
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

'Vathres' (water pools by rivers) are one of the famous natural features of Samothraki, hardly found on other Greek island. And they usually come with a waterfall. The far most spectacular are the pools in the Fonias Gorge with the Xiropotamos pools as second best....More

1  Thank saronic
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

An amazing place to visit in the island. You can relatively easily visit the first vathra (natural pool, about half an hour walk from the parking lot, a little bit crowded) but the hiking trail becomes very challenging for the second one (I didn’t try...More

Thank skg80
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent, this is not only a quant waterfall with pools where tourists with little children go for a cool bath, but a real canyon that can be climbed up for a long way (following the dots of red paint on the rocks) and back down,...More

Thank Katina K
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The most easy to go vathra. Cold water, very nice nature. People next to the nature. Must see location

1  Thank Mits F
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Take nice walk via lovely shaded woodland along river bed for about half an hour and you reach Gria Vathra Waterfall and pool. Very cold water. Carry on further up side of mountain to reach other Waterfalls in gorge. Take note must be experienced at...More

Thank DJRangoon
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

There are some waterfalls in Samothraki island and it's worth to see all of them. They are naturally amazing and you can swim in it. Totally recommended.

Thank PLN324
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome place... Just 10 min walking starting from the car parking area. I highly recommend a visit...The smell of nature will fascinate you!

Thank Anastasia2403
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

It's a pretty area.. you basically walk in a pleasant forest until you get into a pool of water which is fed by another pool higher up.. Bring your swim suit. I think the gorge of fonias is better, but certainly it is worth while...More

2  Thank hperros
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

You have to hike around 30-45 minutes to arrive to the waterfall but once you are here the place rewards you back! The water is crystal clear and ice cold (must for the hot summer days) and the swimming near the waterfall takes you to...More

2  Thank Moschos K
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