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Petaloudes: Butterfly Valley

Petaloudes is a small village in southern Rhodes. Butterfly Valley, a point of interest for a strange phenomenon, is found here. The alluring aroma of sweet gum trees of the valley attracts very summer millions of Jersey Tiger butterflies here They fly to Petaloudes in search of the precious resin flowing from their shells, creating a colorful orange tapestry.

It’s one of those secrets of Nature that are worth watching. You must watch it always quietly so as not to disturb the butterflies in the wild.

The valley keeps other treasures for visitors: impressive waterfalls, stone pathways and trails which cross the river with beautiful wooden bridges.

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