German War Cemetery, Maleme

German War Cemetery is located in Maleme. Use our Maleme tour itinerary builder tool to arrange your visit to German War Cemetery and other attractions in Maleme.
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  • Ive Visited this Amazing Place Twice, Now Very Humbling, All that Wasted Young Life, Cretans Did Not Deserve the Retributions, All Because of A Poisoned Culture ,The Falksjimjager, Germanys Finest...  more »
  • A very beautiful setting. A large parking area leads you up an extremely steep hill but the view from the top is stunning. So peaceful, well kept, on a hillside with beautiful views. A moving...  more »
  • Attended the 77th Anniversary of the German invasion of Crete in May 2018 and the sombre service at the cemetery overlooking the airfield at Maleme. My father was a runner for the 22 NZ Battalion during the battle which claimed so many young lives for no apparent reason and inflicted much suffering for the brave Cretans. Visit this beautiful , peaceful place and reflect on the futility of war.
  • Takes your breath away. So many, so young, so sad.

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