Location: Alona

District: Nicosia

Starting Point: Two points on the main road of the Alona Village. One point is next to the SPE Alonas, while the second is about 300 metres to the south, near the village church.

Length: 1, 5 kilometres

Time: 0, 5 hours hiking

Difficulty: 3

Points of Interest:

Alona is one of the most beautiful villages in the area of Pitsillia, with stone built houses and plenty of greenery. The nature trail passes through thick plantations of hazelnut, cherry, apple and almond trees reaching until the river (Natura 2000 area).

 

Rules of conduct for Visitors

Visitors of nature trails sites should follow some basic rules of conduct to ensure the least possible harm to the environment but also to ensure the comfort of other guests.

The most important of these rules are the following:

  • Keep the area clean. Collect all the rubbish that have emerged and put them in bins. If for any reason there are no bins or if it is full, then take your trash with you. Do not leave plastic bags outside, because they are usually scattered by stray dogs, foxes etc.      
  •  Do not make unnecessary noises, respect the rights of the others for peace and quiet.
  • Cutting plants, tree bark harassing nests, damaging the environment are banned by the forestry legislation.
  • Park your car in parking lots.
  • Use the water with caution. Don't waste it.     
  • Solicit other guests to obey by the basic rules of conduct.
  • If you notice a fire, immediately call the number 1407 (24 hours, toll-free)

 

Petros Vanezis Nature Trail photos: 
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