Experience Rural & Nature Prodromos – Zoumi (Linear)

Prodromos – Zoumi (Linear)

Starting point: The children’s play area in Prodromos
Length: 3km
Estimated duration: 1 – 1.5 hours
Difficulty rate: 2
Points of interest: The trail passes through rows of Black Pine trees (Pinus nigra subsp. Pallasiana). At various points along the trail there are panoramic views of the Marathasa valley, Morphou Bay, Kykkos Monastery, Tripylos and Vouni Panayias. At Zoumi the path joins with the Frakti Prodromos-Stavroulia nature trail. The path can also be circular if the walker chooses the Prodromos – Troodos road, with an extra distance of 2.7 km. The trail is located within the Troodos National Forest Park.
Endemic plants: Manouthkia (Pterocephalus multiflorus subsp. multiflorus), Chamomile (Salvia willeana), Cyprus germander (Teucrium cyprium).
Fauna: The main species of fauna found in the area are:
Mammals: Fox, hare, hedgehog
Birds: Bonelli’s eagle, Eurasian jay, Wood pigeon, partridge, Cyprus warbler (endemic), Cyprus wheatear (endemic)
Reptiles: Cyprus viper, Montpellier snake

COORDINATES OF STARTING POINT 484816 / 3867753
COORDINATES OF  END POINT 486289 / 3868974
ALTITUTE OF STARTING POINT 1499m
ALTITUTE OF HIGHEST PEAK 1475m
ALTITUTE OF END PEAK 1314m

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