Agia Sophia Cave-Gorge of Topolia road

The narrow balcony road to Agia Sophia Cave

Narrow and curvy mountain road climbing up to the the cave of Agia Sofia, located 47km southwest of Chania, on the western walls of the gorge Topolia.The cave is located near the main road to Elafonisi, Greece. Topolia is located in west Crete, on the road to Elafonissi beach.

The road includes some steep sections, without market central lines, is very narrow, barely wide enough for 2 cars at the same time and it has not protections or guardrails. The surface of the road is asphalt.

Located in the west of Crete island, the Agia Sophia Cave and church (both with the same name), are located 48 kms from Chania between Topolia and Kartsomatado. Agia Sophia Cave, at an elevation oof 400m above the sea level, means "Cave of the wisdom of God." 


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