Platane in der Waldschlucht
Ancient plane tree
A Monument of Nature: neither recognized by the regional authorities, nor actually protected : one of the ancient plane trees (Platanus orientalis) in the gorge just below Kazaviti. The EU Directive 92/43/EEC mentions the plane trees of Thassos as a protected heritage of particular European significance. Locally, however, the gorges are regarded mostly as easy dumping places for garbage and waste water...