The orchids from Methana

Discover rare orchids on Methana!

One of the many orchids from Aspro Vouni mountain area on Methana
One of the many orchids from Aspro Vouni mountain area on Methana
It is not easy to determine which species you discover if you do not have a good guide book of orchids with you.
It is not easy to determine which species you discover if you do not have a good guide book of orchids with you.

Due to its rich and different soils, the enviroment of the Methana penisnula is an ideal biotope for rare orchids. They can be found from March to May and on many spots on Methana. The best opportunity to find orchids, is to hike with an experienced guide on the many walking routes on the peninsula. The orchids are an ideal target for macro photographers and nature lovers. Please respect the enviroment and do not cut them!