Interesting tourist places in Cyprus

Interesting tourist places in Cyprus

DIFFERENT INTERESTING PLACES – CYPRUS

You come to the island and want to see something interesting in addition to climbing.
Here is a suggestion, what you can watch and what you should watch to say later, that you were in Cyprus doing something more like sitting in a pub or lying on the beach. It doesn't describe anything about climbing.

Paphos city

– VERY GOOD

  • Mosaic Museum ( Pafos Mosaics Museum)
    O'clock:8:00-17:00 ticket price; 3,50€
    Mosaics from the Roman period, archaeological park with many interesting monuments.
  • Agia Kiriaki Church (Saint Sunday) and beautiful monuments of the ruins of the Byzantine cathedral.
    The archaeological park is part of the park and is open all the time (besides, there is no fence in several places) free entry.
    There is one Catholic mass in Polish in the church on Sunday (information inside the church)
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  • Royal Tombs (Tombs of the Kings)
    O'clock. 8,00-17,00 ticket price € 1.70
    Interesting looking tombs carved in the rock from the Hellenistic period.
    – GOOD
  • Katakumby Agia Solomoni (st. Salomeii) , interesting and beautiful looking.
    There is a turpentine tree covered with handkerchiefs. Once they were wipes for the deceased, now sometimes they are wipes fulfilling wishes.
    Next to the houses there is a Hellenistic amphitheater.
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  • Paphos District Archaeological Museum (Pafos District Archaeological Museum)
    Time 8:00-17:00 ticket price 1,70 euro
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  • Market Hall (Market) and the Carim Kebir mosque (God's wisdom).
    The former Turkish district is now a souvenir bazaar for tourists.
    – THAT
  • Byzantine Museum (Byzantine Museum)
    Time 8:00-17:00 ticket price 1,70 euro

Paphos District (Paphos surroundings)

– VERY GOOD

  • Akamas Peninsula and Bath of Aphrodite.
    Wild areas of the Akamas peninsula; from Agio Georgos to Latsi. Good terking grounds with goddess Aphrodite bathing place.
    Good place to swim with a mask (or diving) beach of Baths of Aphrodite and Blue Lagoons!
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  • Lara beach and gorge (canyon) Avakas.
    You have to be there, if we like the beauty of nature! It is a turtle beach and the most beautiful 2km gorge on the island
    It is part of Akamas but you can visit it regardless of the rest.
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  • Tylliria Mountains
    There are no such mountains in Europe! If you have a car or bike, go there and the views will amaze you!
    Visit the Cedar Valley and take a walk there.
    – GOOD
  • Lemba is a village of artists (access by buses #3, 6, i 7, ALEPA city line)
    The village, (which is almost part of Paphos) where is the Cyprus College of Fine Arts
  • Bishops
    Episkopi near Paphos. Traditional Cypriot village and a beautiful 88m rock wall, in the middle of the village, unfortunately no climbing.
    There are boulders around.
    – THAT
  • Pomos
    Beautiful sea cliffs. Rock and jazz festivals in summer.

Troodos Mountains

– VERY GOOD

  • Mount Olimpos
    Around the top, (where there are military bases) there are natural and bicycle routes that are an attraction for enthusiasts of active recreation.
    Nature, trekking routes, bike trails, mountain resorts.
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  • Kikkos Monastery ( monastery Kykkos)
    Even though it is geographically in the Tylliria Mountains, it is regionally closer to the Troodos Mountains.
    A holy place of Cyprus (such a Cyprus Jasna Góra). Interesting museum, interesting architecture - a monument.
    O'clock. 10:00-18:00
    We do not pay for the monastery. Ticket price to the museum: 2,60€
    – GOOD
  • Panagia Church (Panagia tou Araka)
    The temple is decorated with magnificent XII – eternal frescoes.
    If the church is closed, you should ask the pop – a priest for the keys and an on-site visit at the back of the church.
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  • Churches with interesting frescoes:
    Archangel Michael's Church ( Arkhangelos Mikhail ) w Pedhoulas.
    St. John's Monastery (Agios Ioannis) w Kalopanaiotis (the translation of the name of the village is DobraMatkaBoska).
    Church St. Nicholas from the roof (Agios Nikolaos tis Steis) near Kakopetria.
    Church Archangel Michael in Vgzakia ( Arkhangelos Mikhail stin Vagzakia )
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    – THAT
  • Handara waterfall
    Interesting natural place along the route of many routes.

city ​​of Limassol

– VERY GOOD

  • Castle-Museum of Medieval Cyprus (Lemesos Mediaeval Castle Museum)
    One of the most interesting museums in Cyprus.
    O'clock. 9:00-17:00
    ticket price; 3,50 euro
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    – GOOD
  • The former Turkish district and the Cami Kabir Mosque
    A bazaar and interesting-looking streets. The mosque has not long been an active temple and the entrance for non-Muslims is the decision of the Imam (inside not much to look at).
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    – THAT
  • City gardens and the Archaeological Museum
    O'clock. 8:00- 15:00
    ticket price; 1,70 euro.

District ( surroundings ) Limassol

– VERY GOOD

  • Castle in Kolossi (Colossi Mediaeval Castla)
    A beautiful castle, but empty inside, nevertheless, it is worth watching. And a salt lake with flamingos nearby.
    O'clock. 8:00-17:00
    ticket price; 1,70 euro
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  • Apollo Hylates Sanctuary (Sancuary of Apollo Ylatis)
    Beautifully situated on a hill, an archaeological park of the Hellenistic period with many monuments (once with the temple, Kourion was one settlement with the temples). 3 km east of Episkop. Worth watching (open non-stop, no tickets) the oldest surviving stadium nearby.
    O'clock. 8:00-17:00
    ticket price; 1,70 euro
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  • Kurion archologinczy park (Kourion, Archaeological Site)
    The Episkopi Circle, near the beach, on the adjacent hill 2,5 km from the Sanctuary of Apollo. Lots to visit monuments from the Byzantine period.
    O'clock. 8:00-17:00
    ticket price; 1,70 euro
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    – GOOD
  • Amathus archeologiczny Park (Amathous Archaeological Site)
    Interesting oldest Hellenistic settlements in Cyprus.
    O'clock. 8:00-17:00
    ticket price; 1,70 euro

Larnaca city

– VERY GOOD

  • Pierides Museum (The Pierides Foundation Archaeological Museum)
    Probably the most interesting museum in Cyprus, if you are in larnaca then visit it!
    O'clock; 9:00-16:00
    Ticket price; 1,70 euro
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  • Saint Lazarus Church (Agios Lazaros)
    Beautiful gothic church. The legendary resting place of Lazarus, whom Jesus resurrected.
    O'clock; 8:00-12:30 then 14:00-17:30
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  • Still Sułtan Tekke
    A beautiful typical Middle Eastern mosque that also functions as a tomb.
    Even though it is officially outside the city, it is so close to the airport and the city, that I included him in Larnaca itself.
    Hundreds of flamingos gather in the nearby salt lake in winter and spring.
    O'clock; 8:00-18:00
    Entry as to the temple without pay.
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    – GOOD
  • Kition Park Archologiczny (Kition, Archaeological Site)
    Monuments from the Hellenistic period.
    O'clock; 8:00-14:30
    Ticket price; 1,70 I was
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  • Roman Aqueduct (Kamares Aqueduct)
    Beautiful looking well preserved. It is at the city entrance to the city from the Limassol side.