Platania Forestry Station
Platania is 5 km away from the southern entrance of Kakopetria village and just 700 metres before the junction of Limassol, Troodos, Nicosia, Kyperounta.
Here, there is a forestry station that aims to take care of the three forests and protect them from any fires. Additionally, there is a tour desk for guests to enjoy the nature of the area.
Within walking distance, is the Vateri Nature trail, which was created on the west bank of the river Klarion and along its course follows the course of the river. A dense forest of Plane trees and oaks, creating a beautiful backdrop for photographs.
Tourists can combine the visit with a walk in Old Kakopetria, which is considered to be a sample of “folk architecture”. The old district of the village, with narrow and winding streets, has been declared an area of protected cultural heritage.
Tel.: +357 22608512