Gortys, the Roman Baths

Crete travel guide Explorecrete.com

Gortys, the Roman Baths

Gortys, the Roman baths

The Roman baths are on our right, behind a wire fence. We can only see a small part of the baths, as they have not been fully excavated.

The Roman baths or Thermae were a large bathhouse complex with many secondary areas, exercise rooms and Vespasianae (public latrines). The baths are made up of three rooms:

  • the calidarium (hot bath)
  • the tepidarium (warm room)
  • the frigidarium (cold bath)
copyright ExploreCrete.com
Crete Taxi follow us on facebook
Custom Search
Copyright Explorecrete.com

This page about Gortys, the Roman baths is protected by International Copyright Law - Web-design and SEO by ArtKreta.gr

search explorecrete.com newsletter video english german french dutch swedish danish russian chinese greek crete travel crete beaches, beach guide maps crete weather activities, sports, hiking, fishing, snorkelling, scubadiving in crete Crete history and archaeology fauna and flora of Crete cretan diet and recipes traditions of crete and greece information learn greek forum gallery, photos, pictures hotel reviews, restaurant reviews, bar reviews crete books music contact form