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Water tanks near Ierapetra.

Minoan Water Tanks are placed near hotel You need to drive on east11 km from Ierapetra to the... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Czarek C
Grodzisk Mazowiecki, Poland
Crete Nature Blog: In Search of a Roman Repast

This is well worth a small detour, possibly on your way to see the Milonas Waterfall which is... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2014
Steve D
Ferma, Greece
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Sep 19, 2018
“Poor experience”
Jun 30, 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

I didn't find this place any extra ordinary .It was quiet far from main town and very dangerous walk to rocky water tanks.

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

It's such a shame that they have not been preserved.In fact you could miss them if you had not got local information of the area.Its is certainly not marked up from the road side.

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

As i mentioned in the title, dont go out of your way unless its 10 minutes or so, but if you drive by definitely stop. Bigger than i expected and it was cool to see the stairs. Nice place to stretch legs and take a...More

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Minoan Water Tanks are placed near hotel You need to drive on east11 km from Ierapetra to the hotel Kakkos Bay. Go in front of the hotel and turn right down to the parking near hotel. From the parking you will find rocky hill. you...More

2  Thank Czarek C
Reviewed 7 August 2015

learpetra it;s greek fantastic; a different culture did not see english breakfast boards every minute you want great food and hospitality you want be disapointed

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Reviewed 6 November 2014

This is well worth a small detour, possibly on your way to see the Milonas Waterfall which is nearby. But is it a Minoan Water Tank? No, it's a Roman fish trap. Plenty of pictures and a nature guide at: http://cretenature.blogspot.co.uk/2014/04/in-search-of-roman-repast.html

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 10 October 2014 via mobile

The right location are rocks nearly Kakkos bay hotel. You can see big square from satellite view of Google Maps. 500m west there are also two fish tanks little bit smaller.

Thank Alexey D
Reviewed 14 September 2014

I was looking for things to do around our accommodation in Ferma when I came across the TA listing for "Minoan Water Tanks"... after passing it almost every day during our stay, we finally decided to check out this oddity to see if there was...More

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