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Nisyros Volcano

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Address: 85303, Greece
09:00 - 16:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:30
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Everyday at 9:30am our boat the Agios Konstantinos leaves Kardamena Marina...

Everyday at 9:30am our boat the Agios Konstantinos leaves Kardamena Marina Kos for daily trips to Beautiful Nisyros Island. There are many things to do and see on the Island. Prices start from just €8 per Child under 16 to €16 per adult for a return ticket. The Boat departs from Nisyros Port at 15:30pm and arrives back at Kardamena 16:30pm.

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The best attraction on Greece

Forget about dead volcano in Santorini, here is the real one which evaporates with sulfur You will not be disappointed

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Forget about dead volcano in Santorini, here is the real one which evaporates with sulfur You will not be disappointed

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Kilkeel, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Place looks fantastic. Never seen volcano before and do not think will see more of them. Sulphur smell is really strong. Kids refused to go down the crater because of it. Really must do experience.

Thank Gajosinskas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The volcano is definitely worth a visit as it is still active and it's interesting to see. The rest of the trip is a little pointless but it is nice to see the beautiful island and lovely views. The bus ride is scary and very close to the edge of the Cliffe so don't look down! It also doesn't help... More 

Thank Nicolewoolley
Chatham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Took a ferry then a coach trip to the volcano absolutely fantastic,once we arrived u took in the sulphur aroma which was not too strong to put you off,walked down the bank to the flat part off the volcano where u can see and hear it bubbling and see the steam coming off it as well, highly recommend this visit... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Nice geological attraction - the main sight of the island. The best is to rent a car and to visit the volcano itself and also the museum in the near village.

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Midhurst, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We went on an excursion from our holiday stay in Kos to the island of Nisiros. Getting there takes an hours journey by boat. We booked the excursion with Tigaki-Tours in Kos and made a round trip on the island. Spectacular views from the village of Nikia down to the crater. There is also a wonderful small church on top... More 

Thank elmoast
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The fact that you can stand next to a volcano and see jets of steam coming out is amazing. When we went it was very quiet and well worth the 3 euros entrance fee.

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Kos, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The only volcano that you can go inside in the worl (still working)! Totally fascinating ! 3€. Dont forget your camera and a good paire of shoes!

Thank Audrey K
Studley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

went on this trip organised by Thompson it was a lovely day out on the boat to Nisyros, lovely meal in one of the tavernas, trip to the volcano where you can walk down into the crater and see the steam rising and hear the bubbling of the lava below its a long walk down and back up but well... More 

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Schliersee, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to a vulcano crater and caldera. I'm not an expert in such things, nevertheless it was really impressive! I can recommend...

Thank Mario R

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