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Drogarati cave is one of the sights of Kefalonia that you should not miss during your visit to the island.
Discovered about 300 years ago, when a section collapsed due to earthquake and thus created the current input. Initially, the cave was used by the community Haliotis, under the supervision of Mrs. Anna speleologist Petrocheilos since 1963 and is open to the public all year round.

Cave Drogarati is located 3 kilometers from Sami and at an altitude of 120 meters, the depth reaches 95 meters and the temperature is 18th Celsius. It is considered one of the best caves in Greece and is the only one with such a large room (65x45 dimensions and height of 20 meters) and the most appropriate for cave-therapy.

Drogarati cave is alive, while it is still created. Drops falling from the stalactites and of course in no case touching drops that are ready to fall is not allowed, because it is destroyed so the cave dating back over 100 million years! A stalactite grows about one centimeter every hundred years.

The room, decorated with stalactites and stalagmites, has excellent acoustics and is formed with a special platform for concerts. The two most important and biggest caves is the Cave and Cave Agkalaki Zervati.

To visit the cave will get off specially designed steps that due to increased humidity is extremely dangerous and it needs a lot of attention.

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