THE roofless cave
Sykia cave cave is situated on the west part of the island and can be approached only by the sea with a boat. The roof of the cave has collapsed many years ago letting the sun’s rays come through. You can get in only with a small boat from the arch entrance.
a Natural Monument
a magnificent scenery
Sykia cave or Sikia cave is located on the west part of Milos
and it is a stunning open-roof natural monument of rare beauty.
What makes Sykia cave special is that part of the roof has collapsed, creating an open round top viewing the blue sky. The cave ceiling fell down probably due to an earthquake many years ago. A natural skylight was created by the fall letting the sun illuminate all the interior of the cave and create beautiful colors.
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A signature spot of Milos
Full of surprises and special charm, volcanic rocks that emerge from the crystalline waters.
Sykia cave was named after the fig tree which stands near the roof. Sykia means fig tree in Greek
Discover Sykia bay, a place of significant geological interest and rare natural beauty. A large cave with a large hole looking at the sky, accessible only from water.
A unique miracle of the nature on the island of Milos.
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A unique roofless cave
In the west part of Milos
Sikia is the most beautiful and biggest sea cave of Milos. It is located in the southwest part of the island, 24 km from Adamas.
You can approach it only by boat. One of the characteristics of Sykia cave is that only a small boat can pass through its entrance as it only has a height of 5 metres .
There is a beach with pebbles, stones and crystal clear waters where you can swim. The water is very cold due to the restricted light and the depth.
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Reached only by boat
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West coast of Milos
Swimming and snorkeling at Sykia bay, a unique and unforgettable experience
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Daily boat rides and excursions around Milos. A wide variety of itineraries and boat options.
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Swimming in crystal clear waters
Sailing, swimming and snorkeling. Caving tour with our small tender at Sikia bay and the roofless Sykia cave
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of Milos island
Explore the beautiful west coast of Milos. Book your semi private or private tour now and enjoy the ride with one of Horizon Yachts’ vessels.
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At the port of Adamandas
For Any information or question about Sykia cave our office is located 50 meters from the main port of Adamas next to Egoist cafe.
Half day tour and short trips to Sykia cave, Sikia and the south part of the Milos. Choose your favorite boat tours with sailing boat or a motor boat. Boat tour to sykia beach, full day tours from Adamas to sikia cave and short tours. full day tour to sikia and Kleftiko. Sailing tour and motorboat tour to the north part of the island with Horizon Yachts.
Private tours, semi private tours with motor boats or sail yachts. Excursion to Sykia beach and Gerakas. Short tours to Sykia bay and the caves. The best sykia tour of milos with a lot of swims.
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