Milatos Andron

Cave Milato - Milatos Cave


Useful Information

Location: North side of Mount Dikti, in the area of Iraklio, Crete. 3km drive and 20min. walk from Milatos.
(35.308274, 25.578055)
Open: no restrictions.
[2021]
Fee: free.
[2021]
Classification: SpeleologyKarst cave
Light: electric
Dimension:  
Guided tours: self guided
Photography: allowed
Accessibility: no
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History


Description

According to the carved inscription above the left entrance, in 1823 the army of General Hassan massacred 3600 men, women and children. Their remains were buried in a war memorial in the cave.