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Drago Milenario – The Dragon Tree

Drago Milenario is a famous dragon tree located in Parque del Drago, Icod de los Vinos, Northern Tenerife. Many people believe the tree is thousands of years old and it was declared a national monument in 1917.

The tree is around 17 meters tall and the bottom of the trunk has a perimeter of about 20 meters. It is estimated that the roots of the tree weigh 80 tons and that the trunk weighs 60 making it a real monster of a tree.

It is easy to see why this tree is so famous, check out the picture below:

Drago Milenario – The Dragon Tree

Here is a Google map which shows the location of Icod de los Vinos:

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Sources: & Wikipedia

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