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Kourtaliotiko Gorge

Lodging list in Kourtaliotiko Gorge

Anthos Apartments, AnnaView Apartments, Batis Hotel

The gorge begins in the village of Koxare and follows the Kourtaliotis River, as does the road. About half-way through the gorge there are parking places and steps leading down to the river-bed and the church of Agios Nikolaos. At the end of the gorge is an area that resembles a tropical lagoon, Palm Beach.
The gorge is narrow and ruggedly beautiful; the river that flows through it forms five big pools and then a waterfall. Throughout the gorge a wide variety of wildlife is visible.
 
 
Visit the area of the sight: Kourtaliotiko Gorge