Drakolaka Cave in Tinos, Greece
Tinos Caves - Drakolaka Cave in Tinos, Greece is located just 4 km from the village of Platias and only 1 km from the picturesque Vathi Bay. The cave is named after the "dragon," a local term for the "cyanosis" disease. In the past, locals brought children affected by this illness to the cave where they changed into light-colored clothing. Over the course of three nights, the thermal properties of the cave were believed to aid in their treatment. Survivors were considered to be healing and this tradition continued for generations. Visit Drakolaka Cave in Tinos for a unique and historical experience.