Palmeral of Elche facts for kids
|Palmeral of Elche *|
|Region **||Europe and North America|
|Inscription||2000 (24th Session)|
In the urban area of Elche there are a total of 97 different orchards. They contain about 70,000 date palms. Most of them are in the east bank of the Vinalopó. This number does not include other large plantations located around the city. The total may be near 200,000 palms. The Palm Grove covers over 3.5 km2 (1.4 sq mi), including 1.5 km2 (0.58 sq mi) in the city of Elche.
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