The Valley of the Butterflies

The hidden jewel of Paros can be found just 7 kilometers away from Parikia, near the monastery of Agios Arsenios, and was never experienced by most of the tourists that visited the island. The Valley of the Butterflies, is a unique natural site on Paros, with dense vegetation, such as cypress trees, wild olive and other fruit trees and a natural well. This natural combination creates a unique biotope for Jersey Tiger Moth butterflies, which can be admired, while creating a spectacular scenery. The butterflies of Paros are known for their wonderful coloring and appear from late May to late July, disappear in August and reappear in September.

The hidden jewel of Paros can be found just 7 kilometers away from Parikia, near the monastery of Agios Arsenios, and was never experienced by most of the tourists that visited the island. The Valley of the Butterflies, is a unique natural site on Paros, with dense vegetation, such as cypress trees, wild olive and other fruit trees and a natural well. This natural combination creates a unique biotope for Jersey Tiger Moth butterflies, which can be admired, while creating a spectacular scenery. The butterflies of Paros are known for their wonderful coloring and appear from late May to late July, disappear in August and reappear in September.