Pissouromoutti Nature Trail
Welcome to the Pissouromoutti Nature Trail, where the views are as breathtaking as a marathon runner reaching the hilltop!
Prepare to have your senses tickled by the stunning sights that surround you. Gaze towards the south coast and behold the magical lineup of Tzioni, Geranissos, Lara, and Agios Georgios Pegeias.
Then, turn your eyes north to glimpse the majestic Chrysochou Bay. As you wander the trail, a charming pine forest embraces you, offering a refreshing respite from the scorching summer heat.
It’s like walking through nature’s air-conditioned sanctuary. And hey, if you’re feeling thirsty, fear not! The Smigies picnic site has covered you with drinking water from a cool spring.
Now, let’s talk flora, shall we? Get ready to become a botanist extraordinaire as you encounter a variety of native plants along the way.
Watch for the elegant Phoenician juniper, the resilient lentisk, the proud terebinths, and the colorful rockroses, such as the daring Cistus creticus and the mysterious Cistus monspeliensis.
And let’s not forget the wild thyme, adding its aromatic touch to this nature-filled adventure.
So, please put on your hiking boots, embrace the wonders of Pissouromoutti, and let nature show you why it’s the ultimate superstar of this trail!
|1.5 – 2 hours
The starting point of the Pissouromoutti Nature Trail is located near the Smigies picnic site.
Lace-up your shoes, head to the picnic site, and get ready to embark on a memorable journey through the enchanting wonders of nature!
The Pissouromoutti Nature Trail is filled with delightful highlights that captivate your senses.
As you traverse the trail, you’ll be treated to numerous exceptional viewpoints, but the pinnacle of awe awaits you at the top of the hill. From there, a breathtaking panorama unfolds, offering uninterrupted vistas of the stunning southern coastline, including Tzioni, Geranissos, Lara, and Agios Georgios Pegeias, as well as the picturesque northern coast of Chrysochou Bay.
But that’s not all! Prepare to be charmed as you meander through a serene pine forest, providing refreshing shade on those warm summer days and adding a touch of magic to your walk.
You’ll immerse yourself in a unique and enjoyable hiking experience as you breathe in the crisp forest air. And to add to the convenience, the Smigies picnic site along the trail features a natural spring, ensuring a fresh and replenishing water source for your journey.