A smaller fire had, however, taken place in the 1960s.
Most usual ancient buildings in Parnitha are the fortresses.
The remains of the green firs and pines are scattered around its edges.
Several large mines lie to the northwest, and the ore from them was shipped to a nearby factory in industrial areas.Today some fortresses are kept in good condition such as the Phyle fortress, at a height of 687 meters in the west of Parnitha.4 Southeast of Parnitha, in a dense forest, is Tatoi Palace.One scenario suggests a transformer belonging to a major power line exploded due to overuse and overheating by the 47C heatwave, some days before the fire.The fire claimed 80 of the rare Greek Fir and Aleppo Pine forest, 150 animals of the red deer population (an endangered species birds, and other rare animals.Ecology edit Forests of Aleppo Pine cover all slopes beneath 1,000 m altitude, and are often threatened by forest fires, such as happened in 20Above 1,000 m it is covered principally in Greek Fir, 2 grasses and shrubbery, and beneath 300 m mainly farmlands and.Other peaks include Mavrovouni Ornio (1,350 m Area (1,160 m Avgo or Avgho (1,150 m and Xerovouni meaning "dry mountain 1,120 m).Attica, with an elevation of 1,413 m, and a summit known as Karavola.After the traumatic fire in 2007 ( see below they are even scarcer.
Towns surrounding the mountain include, aspropyrgos, Fyli, Acharnes, Varymbombi, Thrakomakedones, Dekeleia, Avlona and Agios Stefanos as well as the settlement of Agios Merkourios.Weitere Informationen zu unseren Cookies und dazu, wie du die Kontrolle darüber behältst, findest du hier: Cookie-Richtlinie.Historical monuments and places of interest edit Monastery of Kleiston in Parnitha Parnitha has many places with archaeological interest.6 Modern facilities edit A casino, the Mont casino bingo fort worth tx Parnes Casino, is located near the top of the mountain and is served by a suspended cable car.In Schimatari in Boeotia, it ruined several acres of forest and businesses.The mountain offers panoramic views of the mountains northeast of Parnitha, Penteli to the east, the Ymittos to the southeast, the Aigaleo to the south and another to the west; from its summit, one can also see the Thriasian Plain, the Saronic Gulf including the.The highway GR-1 ( E75 ) surrounds the northern and eastern part of the mountain along with the Cephissus river, while the Attiki Odos motorway (GR-6) runs to its south.It was the palace of the Greek royal family and it was built in 19th century.Du benutzt einen Internetbrowser, der von Facebook nicht unterstützt wird.The view during clear days can extend to northern Boeotia and the Peloponnese.