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District of Paphos


Paphos has been inhabited since the Neolithic period. It was a centre of the cult of Aphrodite and of pre-Hellenic fertility deities. Aphrodite's legendary birthplace was on this island, where her temple was erected by the Myceneans in the 12th century B.C. The remains of villas, palaces, theatres, fortresses and tombs mean that the site is of exceptional architectural and historic value. The mosaics of Nea Paphos are among the most beautiful in the world.

Painted Churches in the Troodos Region
Troodos Region, Districts of Nicosia and Limassol

Painted Churches in the Troodos Region

This region is characterized by one of the largest groups of churches and monasteries of the former Byzantine Empire. The complex of 10 monuments included on the World Heritage List, all richly decorated with murals, provides an overview of Byzantine and post-Byzantine painting in Cyprus. They range from small churches whose rural architectural style is in stark contrast to their highly refined decoration, to monasteries such as that of St John Lampadistis.

District of Larnaca


The Neolithic settlement of Choirokoitia, occupied from the 7th to the 4th millennium B.C., is one of the most important prehistoric sites in the eastern Mediterranean. Its remains and the finds from the excavations there have thrown much light on the evolution of human society in this key region. Since only part of the site has been excavated, it forms an exceptional archaeological reserve for future study.

Astrofegia Apartments Ayia Marina

Bella Napa Bay Hotel Ayia Napa, Christabelle Complex Ayia Napa, Chrysland Hotel Ayia Napa, Napa Mermaid Hotel Ayia Napa

Paradise Holiday Bungalows Girne

Bare Hill Holiday Village Kyrenia, Manolya Hotel Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus Hotels Kyrenia, Onar Village Kyrenia

Avenue Hotel Apartments Larnaca, Cyprus Villages Larnaca, Flamingo Beach Hotel Larnaca, Skarinou Larnaca

Lefke Gardens Hotel Lefke

Cornaro House Limassol, Kontoyiannis House Limassol, Pefkos Hotel Limassol, Pentakomo-Athena Limassol

Avli Traditional Holiday Houses Lythrodontas

Agapinor Hotel Paphos, Kiniras Hotel Paphos, Mariela Hotel Apartments Paphos, Palati tou Xylari Paphos, Queen's Bay Hotel Paphos, Vasilias Nikoklis Inn Paphos

Christys Hotel Pedhoulas

The Pendeli Hotel Platres


Where to stay in


Ayia Marina

Ayia Napa











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