Lasithi Plateau & Diktaean Cave
Distance from hotel: approx. 60km | 1h
According to the legend, the Dikteon Cave, was the birthplace of Zeus. The Cave is located just 15 minutes walking-distance from Psychro, in Lassithi Plateau, at an altitude of 1025m. The route to the cave is magnificent as the view to the Lassithi Plateau is breathtaking. The cave, which has an area of 2200 sq.m, is well lit and the paths in it come along a well-designed path of 250m length. As you walk around, you will appreciate the cool temperatures and with its incredible stalactites and stalagmites of a thousand’s years old.