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Plaka Forest

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Plaka Forest is a great afternoon activity filler to fill an hour or two. Was lovely to see... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Frazzzzle
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Peacocks and cats...not much more

This is a free to see out door activity and doesn't take up much time with plenty of free parking... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
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All reviews bread wild peacocks the main road beautiful birds off track small stream cat biscuits worth a visit natural environment walking trails picnic benches hire car toilet facilities dusty road cat lovers lovely place to visit nice trip
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Plaka Forest is a great afternoon activity filler to fill an hour or two. Was lovely to see peacocks roaming free, there’s also many cats and kittens which are looked after and fed by a charity there. They were all lovely and very friendly -...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Frazzzzle
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

A great place to see wild peacocks and peahens roaming around the place. Walking trails also crisscross the forest if you want a walk around the forest as their are some good views to be seen.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

This is a free to see out door activity and doesn't take up much time with plenty of free parking on site. Its a little off the beaten path down a narrow, dusty road. Once you arrive, there are lots and lots of peacocks and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Aviator1
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

What a great place for cat people Loads of handsome and pretty cats with kittens everywhere Peacocks and birds But dont put money in the tins Only take food and feed cats direct as the money goes to the dodgers pretending to be the owners...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 888PeterC
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We visited here during a road trip around the isaldna dn found it to be very pretty and peaceful. We were not sure if the peacocks are wild or not but they seemed quite happy and it was a lovely experience. Loads of cats snoozing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank K-Dub1985
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We only came here because there was a bike race on the main road and we were diverted to travel on the dusty road leading to Plaka Forest. We were so glad we visited this area, as we saw many peacocks just wandering around and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MVM_12
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We had a great holiday here. The staff were very friendly and couldn't have been more helpful. The food was great and the choice was amazing with different menus every day. Everything was within easy walking distance of our apartment which was clean and comfortable....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank elainem20102018
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

You can find there a lot of peacock and cats. Its very quiet and calm place. For sure its a must for visit in you are in Kos island.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Mowicz
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This is a forest area with free roaming cats and peacocks. We spent about 30 mins roaming about, though some people stayed as little as 5 mins. We found it better when we ventured away from the car park and found the animals more naturally...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chatterboxmegan
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

A few animals in a small forest area... very surprised with other reviews... dont waste your time... not recommended.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank halimkurt
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Pimo31
10 August 2017|
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Response from surreyLoz | Reviewed this property |
You should also be aware that the signpost for it is almost on top of the turning, easy to go past (as we did)
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Dollyberg
25 July 2017|
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Response from SamSimpson | Reviewed this property |
Almost certain that this is not on any excursions or trips simply because the access roads are not suitable. You have even to be careful in a car as the roads are so rough and uneven !
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