Zeus Cave – a unique karst cave at the foot of the mountain before entering the Samsun Dilek National Park at 28 km from Kushadas.
within Zeus cave – turquoise lake with cold water, depth of the lake – 10-15 m. The water is a mixture of salty and fresh mountain water, the taste is very similar to the mineral water.
There are many legends, associated with the name of the cave. In one of them says, that in this cave Zeus (god of heaven, Thunder and lightning, charge of the whole world) hiding, to relax and take a bath, while his brother Poseidon “have worked” in Sea.
There is also a legend, that he, кто искупается в этом озере, помолодеет на 10 years…и увидит лицо Зевса 🙂
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Zeus Cave on the map
Text and photos: Evgeny Nazarenko