Zakros Gorge of Dead
Zakros, Sitia, East Crete
Within a few distance from the town of Zakros, starts the Gorge, which ends at the bay of Kato Zakros, almost near the Palace area. This gorge is of outstanding beauty, with large caves in its walls. In those caves were discovered tombs dated to the Minoan period, and finds of great archaeological importance. That is the reason why the caves are named "The Caves of Dead" and the gorge "The Gorge of Dead".
Because of its natural beauty and archaeological significance the gorge attracts numerous visitors every year.
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In and/or around Zakros Gorge of Dead:
(within a radius of 50 Km)

Elia Studios Palekastro Sitia
at 10.5km(N) from Zakros Gorge of Dead
Elia Studios

Sunny Villas Apartments Agia Fotia Sitia
at 13.2km(NW) from Zakros Gorge of Dead
Sunny Villas Apartments

Villa Amalia Kouremenos, Palaíkastron, Sitia
at 13.3km(N) from Zakros Gorge of Dead
Villa Amalia

Sitia Bay Hotel Sitia town
at 16.9km(NW) from Zakros Gorge of Dead
Sitia Bay Hotel

Elysee Hotel Sitia town
at 17.1km(NW) from Zakros Gorge of Dead
Elysee Hotel

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