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“How did they manage !!!”
Review of Papanikolis Cave

Ranked #20 of 71 things to do in Lefkada
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We went on a day cruise round the islands from Nidri on the Nidri star ,this was one of the stops ,fascinating and full of history ,then the capt said ,we are going in ,you wonder to yourself ,he,s never gone to do it but he did ,amazing

Thank Jeanette Nette G
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Part of a daily crusie from Lefkada, Papanikolis' cave played a critical role for Greece during WWII. A famous submarine was hiding there during the war to evade enemy radars and the locals were supplying the sailors during the night.
Its always nice when a sightseeing comes with a story!☺️

Thank Gabriel S
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Stunning safe swim into this cave is an ideal stop off during a sailing holiday in the Ionian Islands. Fabulous blue clear waters packed with fish. Best around 2.00pm to get the best sun light direction.

Thank Felicity B
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

The cave is huge, and underwater it's wonderfully colored as the algae are red and blue. In the late morning it's assaulted by the daily cruise boats, and in the afternoon the waves make it difficult to swim there. But if you get there before ten and snorkel there it's really amazing.

Thank John D
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

If you visit the cave as part of the 1 day big boat cruise , DON'T GO, unless you want to lose a day of vacation. 2.5 hours of doing something, including the lunch

Thank 1cristi
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