Nice to have such am interesting things near the beach. It is good place to visit while you are enjoying the beach. There is not expensive entrance fee. The rock are quite dangerous, while a lot of persons are climbing around, so everybody should have attention.
The fee for entering the place is fairly small, yet the caves are very beautiful and interesting to see. I'd get more prepared next time, sneakers or other types of shoes are a MUST, don't go walking around with slippers, it could be dangerous.
My husband, daughter and I visited the Roman caves last month. Total cost was a few euros though we weren't able to climb to the top caves (4 year old child and inappropriate footwear were to blame there). My daughter loved looking inside the caves. There is virtually no information available at the caves so in hindsight I would have... 更多
Really cool place you must visit it , very cheap be prepared to climb Best to wear trainers . Great views of matala bay . If u sit in restaurants in evening when it dark see how many faces you can pick out when u look at it ..
I've been in a lot of caves, including Pythagorus' Cave on Samos. Climbed here first time in 1997, and whenever in Matala -- 2009 was the last time. If one is new to this kind of experience, it might be a "wow". The view is the best part.
Although still very hot when we climbed up the caves, it was well worth it for an insight into a past history of the island. Tip - not for the unfit and those who are less strong on their feet
Our guide book said this was free, so we were disappointed to have to pay a 2 euro each charge and to be asked for the euro change as a tip. This was the first time we were ever asked for a tip in Crete, although waiters rely on tips and we generally tipped as generously as we could afford.... 更多