Gorge of the Dead, Kato Zakros

#5 of 18 in Nature in Lasithi Prefecture
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  • The Canyon of the dead is awe-inspiring beauty. The trail through the Gorge leading to Kato zakros and is the last part of the E4 European trail, which starts from the Pyrenees Mountains in Spain, crosses the South Mediterranean, Greece from North to South and Crete from West to East to culminate in Kato zakros
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  • We headed out from MakriGialos and really enjoyed the dramatic scenery over the mountains and down to the East coast. We'd gone anticipating getting a taxi from Kato Zakros to entrance A but under est...  more »
  • Beautiful ride in these gorges. Left of Zakros, we chose the path B and after had the wrong branch, and have climbed several boulders, we have fallen back on the trail! Discreet signage but not too many doubts on the direction to follow. Arrived in the parking lot to Kato Zakros blah blah, then passage next to the site of the Palace (uninteresting), we hit the long several taverns and almost deserted beach. Small bathing refreshing in its calm waters.
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