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Took a day trip from Kos island. Bus ride up and back down. There's a small shop that sells drinks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
0798anne
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Alfreton, United Kingdom
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Booked this as a day trip from Kos Town through a shipping agents office. It transpired that it was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wasp2311
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Fife, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a day trip from Kos island. Bus ride up and back down. There's a small shop that sells drinks and snacks. Toilets and wash basins are available. Walk down into the crater takes maybe 5 minutes. The path is very uneven and steep in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this as a day trip from Kos Town through a shipping agents office. It transpired that it was booked through Harriet travel. We got collected 100m from our hotel, transfer by coach to the port of Kardamena, ferried across and bus up to the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The volcano crater is amazing and a must to visit. It is very hot though inside so wear suitable footwear and a hat. Will be worth taking water as well. Really amazing to see and experience.

Thank James A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great trip out, the island is lovely. Crater is large and you feel quite small inside it. Jews from above give a better perspective. Well worth a visit.

Thank Diamondqueen80
Reviewed 19 August 2018

When you step back you appreciate the scale of this. Look at an aerial photo to really see that the whole island is volcanic. The crater is impressive but beware it can get hot. The ropes are not very secure or not in place. Keep...More

Thank 900Lancasterfamily
Reviewed 19 July 2018

First you need to visit the wonderful village of Nikia, from where you can enjoy a fantastic views of the entire crater of the dormant volcano. In the next phase, you go down to the crater itself, where the smell of sulfur greets you. Routes...More

Thank Dean P
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Stefanos Crater is as you’d expect, just that, a larger crater with gas vents and hot water pockets. It is worth a visit to admire the incredible ferocity Mother Nature can produce, there are some interesting articles mounted at the visitors booth explaining how volcanoes...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I went on a day trip to Nisyros Island. The ship left Kardamena harbour at 10am & reached Nisyros Island in about one & a half hours. We were collected by bus & taken up the mountain & down to the volcanic crater. It was...More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Seeing Stefanos was a great experience overall. There are busses that you takes you everyday at 10.30 am from the main port. (Very close to mandrakia). I paid 6 euros to go and back. And I get to chance to see Emborious antique town as...More

Thank Sinan G
Reviewed 21 June 2018

The volcano is active and amazingly beautiful and it will blow your mind away! We had the feeling we are entering a paradise when we were on the way, as there are fields with olive trees and free goats and cows chilling around! And when...More

Thank STEVE M
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